REinvent boards Finnish crime series ‘Transport’ (exclusive)

REinvent boards Finnish crime series ‘Transport’ (exclusive) Finland’s Auli Mantila writes and directs. Rikke Ennis’ REinvent Studios has boarded sales for suspense drama Transport, as Berlinale Series Market wraps up today (Feb 26). Finland’s Auli Mantila ...

Berlin: Film Republic Boards Coming-of-Age Film ‘Eden’ (Exclusive)

Berlin: Film Republic Boards Coming-of-Age Film ‘Eden’ (Exclusive) London-based sales agency Film Republic has boarded Finnish film “Eden” as it prepares for the European Film Market in Berlin. The company has released a teaser for the film. “Eden,” the debut ...

Tony Winners Stephanie J. Block & Linda Lavin Set For Sarah Silverman’s ‘The Bedwetter’ Musical

Tony Winners Stephanie J. Block & Linda Lavin Set For Sarah Silverman’s ‘The Bedwetter’ Musical Tony Award winners Linda Lavin and Stephanie J. Block are among the cast announced today for the world premiere production of Sarah Silverman’s Off Broadway musical The Bedwetter. Sami Bray, who ...

Picture Tree boards Finnish drama ‘Helene’ starring Laura Birn (exclusive)

Directed by Antti Jokkinen, the biopic is about Finnish painter Helene Schjerfbeck. Picture Tree International has boarded sales for Antti Jokinen’s Finnish drama Helene. Picture Tree plans to ...

Sf Studios Boards ‘Omerta’ Thriller Films and Series Starring Top Nordic Talent (Exclusive)

Sf Studios Boards ‘Omerta’ Thriller Films and Series Starring Top Nordic Talent (Exclusive) Sf Studios has boarded Nordic distribution and worldwide sales rights to a pair of action-thriller films and a series based on Ilkka Remes’ bestselling novel “6/12,” which will be directed by Antti J. ...

Göteborg: ‘All the Sins’ Wins 2019 Nordisk Film & TV Fond Prize

Göteborg: ‘All the Sins’ Wins 2019 Nordisk Film & TV Fond Prize Mika Ronkainen and Merja Aakko won the Nordisk Film & TV Fond Prize for outstanding writing on a Nordic drama series on Wednesday evening for “All the Sins,” a crime thriller and broken family drama ...

Mika Ronkainen, Merja Aakko Talk ‘All The Sins,’ Finland’s Bible Belt, Landscape

Mika Ronkainen, Merja Aakko Talk ‘All The Sins,’ Finland’s Bible Belt, Landscape In “Finnish Blood, Swedish Heart,” Finland’s Mika Ronkainen, best known for his documentaries – 2003’s “Screaming Men,” 2009’s “Freetime Machos” – portrays the dislocation of 1970s Finnish emigrants ...

Louhimies plans 80-day shoot for 'Unknown Soldier'

Louhimies plans 80-day shoot for 'Unknown Soldier' Finnish production from Frozen Land director will feature 14,000 extras. Finnish director Aku Louhimies will start shooting his new epic The Unknown Soldier (Tuntematon Sotilas) on June 6, with 80 ...