Erik Poppe To Direct Movie About 2011 Terror Tragedy

Director Erik Poppe, whose Oscar contender The King's Choice was nominated for 12 Amanda awards on Wednesday, has announced plans for a feature film about the 2011 terrorist attack in Norway written by Siv Rajendram Eliassen and Anna Bache-Wiig (Acquitted). On 22nd July 2011, far-right extremist Anders Behring Breivik detonated a van in Oslo killing eight people, then shot dead 69 people at a summer camp on the island of Utøya. In August 2012 he was convicted of mass murder, causing

NRK Plans Drama About 2011 Norway Terrorist Attack

NRK has announced plans for a 70m NOK six part drama about the 2011 terrorist attack in Norway carried out by far-right extremist Anders Behring Breivik, written by Sara Johnsen (Upperdog) and directed by Pål Sletaune (Next Door). On 22 July 2011 Breivik detonated a van in Oslo killing eight people, then shot dead 69 people at a summer camp on the island of Utøya. In August 2012 he was convicted of mass murder, causing a fatal explosion, and terrorism. The series,

Vinterberg Begins Filming Kursk Submarine Thriller

Filming has begun on Thomas Vinterberg's (The Commune) new thriller Kursk, written by Robert Rodat (Saving Private Ryan) and based on the novel "A Time to Die: The Untold Story of the Kursk Tragedy" by Robert Moore. Kursk is inspired by the unforgettable true story of the K-141 KURSK, a Russian flagship nuclear-powered submarine that sank to the bottom of the Barents Sea in August 2000. As 23 sailors fought for survival aboard the disabled sub, their families desperately battled bureaucratic obstacles

Gold Coast | Guldkysten

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Flame & Citron | Flammen & Citronen

OVERVIEW | CAST & CREW 2008 | 130 minutes | Drama, History, Thriller Director: Ole Christian Madsen Written by: Lars Kristian Andersen, Ole Christian Madsen Stars: Thure Lindhardt, Mads Mikkelsen, Stine Stengade, Peter Mygind During Nazi occupation, red-headed Bent Faurschou-Hviid (Flame) and Jørgen Haagen Schmith (Citron), assassins in the Danish resistance, take orders from Winther, who is in direct contact with Allied leaders. One shoots, the other drives. Until 1944, they kill only Danes; then Winther gives orders to kill Germans. When a target tells Bent