The Days The Flowers Blossom Set For Christmas

Writer Jonas Gardell, director Simon Kajser and producer Maria Nordenberg return to SVT this Christmas with their latest collaboration, three-part drama The Days The Flowers Blossom (De dagar som blommorna blommar), which unfolds over the late 1970s, early 1990s and present day. The drama follows Erik, Mikael and Benny as they become friends and neighbours in a suburb of Stockholm in the 1970s. Through their eyes we witness the love, loss and pain experienced across the decades by the Munksås,

Alicia Vikander To Play The Marsh King’s Daughter

Academy award winner Alicia Vikander (Tomb Raider) is set to star in Morten Tyldum’s (Headhunters) psychological thriller The Marsh King’s Daughter, adapted by Elle Smith and Mark L. Smith (The Revenant) from the novel by Karen Dionne. Vikander will play Helena Petterier who lives a quiet, ordinary life with her husband and young daughter. But no one knows the truth about her childhood: her father is the infamous Marsh King, who kidnapped her mother as a teenager and held them both

Michael Fassbender Set For Kung Fury II: The Movie

Michael Fassbender (The Snowman), Arnold Schwarzenegger (Terminator) and David Hasselhoff (Knight Rider) will star in David Sandberg's sequel to his original short film, Kung Fury, which has amassed nearly 30 million views on YouTube so far. It begins filming this summer. Set in 1985, Miami is kept safe under the watchful eye of Kung Fury, whose Thundercops are the ultimate police force assembled from throughout history to defeat the villainous Kung Fuhrer, Adolf Hitler. After the tragic death of one of their

Berlinale Celebrates Nordic Film And TV Composers

On Sunday 18th February, Nordic Film Music Days will present a full day of networking and workshops for music professionals at the Nordic Embassies as part of this year's Berlinale, culminating in a ceremony for the 8th HARPA Nordic Film Composers Award. THE NOMINEES: Kristian Eidnes Andersen (Denmark) for Sami Blood (Sameblod), directed by Amanda Kernell.​ Miska Seppa and Juri Seppä (Finland) for Tatu & Patu, directed by Rike Jokela. Daníel Bjarnason (Iceland) for Under the Tree (Undir trénu), directed by Hafsteinn Gunnar

Joel Kinnaman Joins Killing Star For Hanna Adaptation

Joel Kinnaman (Easy Money) is to reunite with Mireille Enos, his co-star from the US version of The Killing, in Amazon's high-concept thriller Hanna, based on Joe Wright's hit movie from 2011. Kinnaman, who currently stars in Altered Carbon on Netflix, plays Erik, a hardened soldier and mercenary who has spent the past 15 years raising his daughter Hanna (Esme Creed-Miles) in the remote forests of northern Poland. Isolated from the world, Erik has devoted his life to teaching Hanna survival techniques