Entries by Anna G. Magnusdottir

Hemma in Competition in PÖFF, Black Nights in Tallinn

Hemma (Home) has been selected for Tridens Competition at PÖFF, Black Nights Film Festival, Tallinn 15th Nov – 1st Dec 2013. Tridens Baltic competition is a programme covering debut films from the entire Baltic and Nordic region. This year there are 12 films from 11 countries competing. About the Festival Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival […]

Very funny and subtle Scandinavian comedy

Hemma combines all the strengths of Scandinavian comedies. It is subtle, quirky, funny, and moving. It has a very good cast, and is a surprisingly strong showing for a first-time writer/director (Maximilian Hult). The male and female lead characters are played with exactly the right kind of subtlety. But as is often the case with […]

American Burger comes knocking on your door!

[tweetable]Our crowdfunding campaign for American Burger on Indiegogo.com has started! #Indiegogo, #AmericanBurger.[/tweetable] True to our mission to bring films and people closer together we’ve created a possibility for you to get directly involved and also pre-buy the film. The race is on and we are very excited to see what happens during the next 45 days […]

American Burger WIP at Ramaskrik !

Bonita Drake, one of two directors of upcoming horror comedy American Burger, participated in the film festival Ramaskrik 24-26 October, “Norways spookiest filmfest” they say. Bonita presented the film as work in progress and screened a few clips to an enthusiastic audience… highly entertaining and much appreciated, rumour says. Watch an interview with Bonita at […]

Kiruna-Rymdvägen at Nordic Film Days Lübeck, Germany

[tweetable]The documentary Kiruna-Rymdvägen (Kiruna-Space road) by Liselotte Wajstedt takes part in Nordische Filmtage Lübeck 2013[/tweetable],  30th Oct- 3rd Nov.   Festival Profile: “The Nordic Film Days Lübeck, first presented by the Lübeck Film Club in 1956 and taken over by the Hanseatic City of Lübeck in 1971, has one of the longest traditions of any […]

Kiruna-Rymdvägen in official selection at imagineNATIVE 2013, Toronto

Liselotte Wajstedt’s second 1hr documentary is in official selection at the Indegenious Film + Media Arts Festival, imagineNATIVE in Toronto, Canada, Oct 16-20. Festival profile: The imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival celebrates the latest works by Indigenous peoples at the forefront of innovation in film, video, radio, and new media. Each fall, imagineNATIVE presents […]

HEMMA opens Mannheim-Heidelberg

  Director [tweetable]Maximilian Hult’s feature debut, has been selected to open the 32nd Mannheim-Heidelberg International Film Festival. [/tweetable]HEMMA (Home) is also one of 17 films in International Competition. The Festival opens on the 31st of Oct 2013.  Mannheim-Heidelberg Festival profile: “The International Film Festival Mannheim-Heidelberg has a long tradition of introducing film artists of the […]