Nordic Video News Review: 9th September 2018

Alex Confirmed For Second Season On Viaplay
Viaplay thriller Alex, coming soon to Walter Presents in the UK, has been confirmed for a second season with Dragomir Mrsic (Easy Money) to reprise his leading role.


What Will People Say To Norway At Oscars
The Norwegian Oscar Committee has announced that its entry for Best Foreign Language Film Oscar at the 91st Academy Awards is What Will People Say (Hva vil folk si), by Iram Haq, whose debut feature I Am Yours represented Norway in 2013.


Euthanizer To Represent Finland At The Oscars
The Finnish Oscar Committee has announced that its entry for Best Foreign Language Film Oscar at the 91st Academy Awards is Euthanizer (Armomurhaaja), directed by Teemu Nikki, which won five Jussi awards and was recently nominated for this year’s Nordic Council Film Prize.


Skam Series Set For International Book Launch
NRK youth drama Skam (Shame) made the transition to print this week when the first of four volumes was published in Norway, containing all of the scripts and deleted scenes from the first series, and an international launch seems set to follow.


People’s Choice Award Nominates Borg/McEnroe
Borg/McEnroe has been nominated for the EFA People’s Choice Award, to be presented at the 31st European Film Awards in December. Who wins? You decide!