France’s Slot Machine Reteams With Sergei Loznitsa on ‘Babi Yar’ (Exclusive)

Paris-based Slot Machine is re-teaming with Ukrainian director Sergei Loznitsa, whose film “Donbass” won Cannes’s Un Certain Regard directing prize, on his long-gestating project “Babi Yar,” which ...

Noomi Rapace Boards Supernatural Drama ‘Lamb,’ Sold by New Europe (Exclusive)

Noomi Rapace Boards Supernatural Drama ‘Lamb,’ Sold by New Europe (Exclusive) Noomi Rapace has boarded Valdimar Jóhannsson’s supernatural drama “Lamb,” which New Europe Film Sales is selling at Berlin’s European Film Market. The pic marks Rapace’s return to Scandinavian ...

Netflix Co-Produces First Icelandic Series, ‘The Valhalla Murders’

Goteborg, Sweden — Netflix is co-producing its first Icelandic series, “The Valhalla Murders,” a crime show created and directed by newcomer Þórður Pálsson and produced by Truenorth and Mystery ...

Göteborg Focuses on the Apocalypse, Saving the Earth

Goteborg, Sweden — There’s an impending sense of doom in the current zeitgeist, particularly with feelings about climate change, that the Göteborg Film Festival taps into this year with Focus: ...

Göteborg Festival Highlights the Rise of Nordic Comedy

“Focus: Nordic Comedy is a tribute to the contemporary Nordic comedy and an attempt to try to understand humor’s social and political role in today’s culture,” says Göteborg fest artistic director ...

Trailer Round-Up: ‘Dogman,’ ‘Love and Saucers,’ ‘Woman at War,’ ‘We Die Young’

Trailer Round-Up: ‘Dogman,’ ‘Love and Saucers,’ ‘Woman at War,’ ‘We Die Young’ Another week, another batch of trailers that we’re rounding up for you here at /Film. Whether they be trailers for foreign films, or indie flicks that might have flown under the radar, make sure not ...

This Week In Trailers: Woman at War, Gaza, PEN15, Dogman, Mutant Blast

This Week In Trailers: Woman at War, Gaza, PEN15, Dogman, Mutant Blast Trailers are an under-appreciated art form insofar that many times they’re seen as vehicles for showing footage, explaining films away, or showing their hand about what moviegoers can expect. Foreign, ...

Woman at War Trailer: A Middle Aged Activist Is Torn Between Motherhood or Sabotage

Magnolia Pictures has released the first full-length North American trailer for Woman at War. The Icelandic comedy drama-thriller was released back in May of 2018 in Europe, but it won't be hitting ...

Nordic Film Market Selects Latest Palmason, Hakonarson, Hafstrom, Ganslandt

Nordic Film Market Selects Latest Palmason, Hakonarson, Hafstrom, Ganslandt The 20th Nordic Film Market in Göteborg, unspooling Jan. 31-Feb 3, will showcase 16 works in progress including Hlynur Pálmason’s “A White, White Day”, Grímur Hákonarson’s “The County”, Mikael ...

Full Us Trailer for Benedikt Erlingsson's Activist Drama 'Woman at War'

"Now the whole world is watching." Magnolia Pictures has released the full-length official Us trailer for an indie action drama titled Woman at War, coming from Iceland (as their Academy Awards ...

‘Woman At War’ Trailer: One Of 2018’s Cannes Standouts Finally Hits The Us In March

The 2018 film festival circuit had a bunch of high-profile films that have been in the headlines for a myriad of awards. But one of the films that played at most of the major film fests has been sadly ...

Goteborg to host 2019 Eurimages Audentia Award

The $34,000 prize is aimed at promoting gender equality. The Goteborg Film Festival will open with Miia Tervo’s Aurora from Finland, about a party animal Finnish woman in Lapland who meets an Iranian ...

Goteborg Film Festival Unveils Full Lineup of 42nd Edition

The 42nd edition of the Goteborg Film Festival will open on a light note with Miia Tervo’s romantic comedy “Aurora,” which marks the Finnish director’s feature debut. Also set to compete in the Nordic ...

Short Us Teaser Trailer for Icelandic Activism Drama 'Woman at War'

Get ready to meet the Woman at War. Magnolia Pictures has debuted a very short first teaser trailer for an indie action drama titled Woman at War, coming from Iceland (as their Academy Awards ...

2018 European Film Awards: Red-hot ‘Cold War’ wins 5 on way to Oscars

2018 European Film Awards: Red-hot ‘Cold War’ wins 5 on way to Oscars Pawel Pawlikowski’s “”Cold War” swept the European Film Academy Awards on Saturday, winning five of its bids: Best Picture, Director, Actress (Joanna Kulig), Screenplay and Film Editing. This Polish ...

‘Cold War’ Is the Big Winner at the European Film Awards, Picking Up Oscar Momentum

‘Cold War’ Is the Big Winner at the European Film Awards, Picking Up Oscar Momentum “Cold War” was the big winner at the European Film Awards, picking up the prizes for Best European Film, Actress (Joanna Kulig), Director, and Screenwriter (both Paweł Pawlikowski). Best actor went to ...

Pawel Pawlikowski’s ‘Cold War’ Wins for Best Film, Director at European Film Awards

Pawel Pawlikowski’s ‘Cold War’ Wins for Best Film, Director at European Film Awards “Cold War,” Pawel Pawlikowski’s black-and-white romance set in the 1950s, scooped the prizes for best film, director and screenplay at the 31st edition of the European Film Awards on Saturday. “Cold ...

The Oscars Are About to Dump a Load of Short Lists on Us – Here’s What to Expect

The Oscars Are About to Dump a Load of Short Lists on Us – Here’s What to Expect It won’t exactly be on a par with Oscars nominations morning, but Monday will be one of the biggest December days in the history of the Academy Awards. That’s because for the first time, the Academy ...

Jodie Foster to direct and star in remake of Woman at War

Deadline is reporting that Jodie Foster has signed on to direct, produce and star in an English-language remake of the eco-thriller Woman at War, which is Iceland’s official submission for the Best ...

Chris Pratt and Tom Holland to lend their voices to Pixar original ‘Onward’

Disney Pixar have confirmed that their next original animation will be called ‘Onward’ and Guardians of the Galaxy’s Chris Pratt and Spider-Man’s Tom Holland will be heading up the voice cast. Also ...

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