AUTHOR JO NESBØ TALKS ABOUT ADAPTATIONS...

Bestselling Norwegian novelist Jo Nesbø is in Cannes to promote the film of his novel Headhunters, which is being...

05-15-2011
MADS MIKKELSEN AND ALICIA VIKANDER...

Danish director Nikolaj Arcel's period drama about an 18th century Danish Queen and her German lover ends in public dismemberment for its protagonists. Cannes got a taste of Scandinavian cinema...

05-14-2011
MELANCHOLIA KICKS OFF SALES IN CANNES...

Lars von Trier film now sold to over 30 territories. Australian distributor Madman and Israeli distributor Lev Cinemas have bought the rights to Lars von Trier’s Melancholia just a few...

05-14-2011
ZENTROPA WRAPS A ROYAL AFFAIR

Danish production company Zentropa has concluded production in the Czech Republic on A ROYAL AFFAIR.

Roughly 100 Czech crew members and few dozen other service providers assisted a...

05-13-2011
Rúnarsson Interviewed In Cannes after...

Rúnar Rúnarsson, VOLCANO'S writer and director, is interviewed by Director’s Fortnight. After the end credits at the premiere Friday in Théâtre Croisette, the film was given a standing ovation....

05-13-2011
Don’t Call Jo Nesbø The Next Stieg...

Norwegian crime novelist Jo Nesbø inspires quasi-religious zeal among his hard core fans. One devoted reader got a Harry Hole tattoo, in honor of Mr. Nesbø’s iconic detective character. Another...

05-13-2011