Nordic Video News Review: 12th November 2018

Downhill Hollywood Remake For Force Majeure
Will Ferrell and Julia Louis-Dreyfus will star in Downhill, a Hollywood remake of Ruben Ostlund’s dramedy Force Majeure (Turist), with Nat Faxon and Jim Rash confirmed to direct.

Michael Noer’s Before The Frost Is Big In Japan
At the Tokyo International Film Festival, Michael Noer’s Before The Frost (Før frosten) was awarded the Jury Special Prize, and Jesper Christensen repeated his recent success from the Chicago Film Festival with Best Actor.

The Guilty Wins Nordisk Film Prize At Isbjørnen
Gustav Möller’s debut feature The Guilty (Den Skyldige), which represents Denmark in consideration for an Oscar at the 91st Academy Awards, has been presented with the Nordisk Film Prize at the Isbjørnen Awards.

Strong Nordic Presence At International Drama Awards
Ride Upon The Storm leads its Nordic rivals with three nominations at the C21 International Drama Awards later this month, selected from 227 of the best international television series from the past 12 months.

Border Nominated For European Film Awards
Ali Abbasi’s supernatural love story Border (Gräns), which won Un Certain Regard at Cannes and is Sweden’s entry for the 91st Academy Awards, has picked up four nominations for the 31st European Film Awards.