You Disappear Selected As Denmark’s Oscar Entry

On Wednesday, the Danish Oscar committee announced that Peter Schønau Fog's You Disappear (Du forsvinder) will be its entry for Best Foreign Language Film at the 90th Academy Awards. It was selected from a shortlist of three films which also comprised Fenar Ahmad's Darkland, and Henrik Ruben Genz' Word of God. In You Disappear, based on the novel by Christian Jungersen, Mia (Trine Dyrholm) is married to successful headmaster Frederik (Nikolaj Lie Kaas), who is caught embezzling from his own school.

Nobel Wins Best Drama At 56th Rose d’Or Awards

Nobel was named Best Drama at the 56th Rose d'Or Awards on Tuesday in a ceremony held at the Axica Convention Centre, next to the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin. The series follows Lieutenant Erling Riiser (Aksel Hennie) from the Armed Forces Special Commando Unit who heads home to Norway after a long tour in Afghanistan. He soon becomes a pawn in an international game of politics, and as the stakes grow higher he is forced to discover just how far he

Lukas Moodysson Comedy Gösta Set For HBO Nordic

HBO Nordic has announced that its first Swedish original series will be Gösta, an eight-part comedy drama written and directed by Lukas Moodysson (Show Me Love), about a child psychologist who moves from the city to a small rural town. Gösta is a 28-year-old child psychologist who gets his first job at BUP in a small town in Småland. He moves from Stockholm and hires a cabin in the middle of the forest. He wants to be the world's kindest man

Conspiracy Of Silence In The Swedish Arms Trade

Viaplay has announced Ingen utan skuld (Conspiracy Of Silence), a new eight-part political thriller written by Peter Arrhenius (Welcome to Sweden) about the Swedish arms trade. Jens Hultén (Johan Falk) plays Robert Kastell, a former arms dealer forced into exile who returns to Sweden seeking revenge on the man who tried to kill him. Through this central story, the series will explore layers of complex moral issues from the authorities through to the individual. Writer, Peter Arrhenius says: "Ingen utan skuld is

Gåsmamman Returns To C More For Season Three

C More has announced that the third season of Gåsmamman (Mother Goose), which earned Alexandra Rapaport Best Actress at Kristallen 2017, will premiere September 28th. In season three, Sonja (Alexandra Rapaport) is out of jail and has begun a new life in safety away from the world that cost so many their lives. Along with her new love John, she has built her dream home and can at last leave her turbulent and painful past behind her. But despite wanting to keep