Gammel And Ramqvist To Adapt Söderberg’s Gertrud

After the success of Jordskott, Moa Gammel is to adapt Hjalmar Söderberg's play Gertrud along with writer Karolina Ramqvist. Moa Gammel is a leading actress in Sweden, but is less well known for her work as a creative producer (Känn Ingen Sorg and Tommy) and has now moved in to screenwriting. Together with writer Karolina Ramqvist she is writing a feature film based on Hjalmar Söderberg's 1907 play Gertrud. "It was my idea, I modernised the basic script and Karolina is now

Gentlemen and Gangsters Mini Series Set For The New Year

After the massive success of his feature film Gentlemen in 2014, Michael Marcimains has now turned his attention towards a full TV adaptation of Klas Östergren's novels, Gentlemen and Gangsters. Östergren has said that the series will be "the definitive version of this story." On New Year's Day the miniseries Gentlemen & Gangsters will premiere on SVT in Sweden. The cast includes David Dencik, Ruth Vega Fernandez and Sverrir Gudnasson. Beaten up, bruised, and scared, a young writer hides in a Stockholm

Norwegian TV Goes Underground With Valkyrien

The defunct Valkyrie station on Holmenkollbanen, which was in use between 1927 and 1985, is to be used for a new eight part thriller premiering on NRK in 2017: Valkyrien. The series has a budget of 65 million kroner and is to be written and directed by Erik Richter (Sønner, Varg Veum). Doctor Ravn (Sven Nordin) is a surgeon desperate to find a cure for his dying wife Vilma, played by Norwegian-Swedish actress Pia Halvorsen. The hospital had given up on

Troll Hunter | Trolljegeren

OVERVIEW | CAST & CREW 2010 | 103 minutes | Drama, Fantasy, Horror Director: André Øvredal Written by: André Øvredal Stars: Otto Jespersen, Glenn Erland Tosterud, Johanna Mørck, Tomas Alf Larsen When bears are found dead in Norway, students Thomas and Johanna and the cameraman Kalle decide to investigate. They stalk the mysterious, world-weary hunter Hans expecting to find an explanation for the killings. The lack of respect and notoriety afforded by his job convinces Hans to allow the students to follow him on his hunts

Dead Snow | Død Snø

OVERVIEW | CAST & CREW 2009 | 91 minutes | Comedy, Horror Director: Tommy Wirkola Written by: Tommy Wirkola, Stig Frode Henriksen Stars: Vegar Hoel, Stig Frode Henriksen, Charlotte Frogner, Lasse Valdal With a car packed full of ski equipment and enough beer to fuel their escape from everyday life eight medical students head out on their Easter vacation. Isolated in the snowy hills the group begins to realize they came to the wrong resort, as deep in the hills lay an unthinkable evil. A