Entries by Anna G. Magnusdottir

Press Release: Hemma 2013-09-03 Busan

World Premiere for HEMMA (HOME) in Busan, South Korea Maximilian Hult’s first feature film HEMMA (HOME) has been Officially selected for Competition in the Flash Forward section at the 18th BUSAN International Film Festival (BIFF), which takes place on October 3rd through 12th, 2013. Flash Forward is a section for new narrative features from non-Asian filmmakers reflecting […]

Nordic Genre Invasion at Cannes

This year for Cannes Film Festival we have joint forces together with the leading Nordic producers and film makers to bring the most exiting genre movies and TV series under one roof. This is what people is commenting about the Nordic Genre Invasion: Moviescopemag.com Screendaily.com Nordiskfilmogtvfond.com Nordicfantasy. Screendaily.com Cineuropa.org Darkmatterfanzine.

Video Interview with Cesar Galindo, Director of Gringa

Cesar Galindo, director and co-writer of feature film GRINGA, set in Cuzco and Machu Picchu,Perú, spoke to us about what inspired him to create a dark comedy on the relationship between bricheros and gringas. “Brichero”, a term which GRINGA’s co-writer Mario Guevara contributed to the Peruvian literature, stands for “gringa hunter”, where “gringa” is the […]

Kiruna – Rymdvägen at Skábmagovat, Inari, Finland

Kiruna – Rymdvägen (Kiruna – Space Road) will be shown at the Film Festival Skábmagovatin northern Finland. The Festival takes place during the 31at of Januari and 4th Februari. “Skábmagovat – Indigenous Peoples’ Film and TV Production Festival will celebrate its 15th anniversary in Inari, Finland, at the end of the polar night. Along with Sámi […]

World premiere for Kiruna – Rymdvägen in Tromsö, Norway

Kiruna – Rymdvägen is in Competition at Tromsö International Film Festival. Friday 18th of Jan. 2013 saw the first ever screening of Liselotte Wajsted’s documentary Kiruna – Rymdvägen (Kiruna – Space Road). The film deals with Liselotte’s coming to grips with her hometown Kiruna being relocated, due to the mining activities underneath,  and the grounds for her childhood being wiped […]