CAMILLA LÄCKBERG TALKS UP FJÄLLBACKA...

Lackberg is in Cannes talking up hot project THE FJÄLLBACKA MURDERS, which TrustNordisk is pre-selling. Swedish novelist Camille Lackberg is pictured here in Cannes over the weekend where she was...

05-16-2011
Inside the Hunt for the Next Stieg...

Several Scandinavian authors are promoting their products in Cannes in the hope of replicating the success of the late author's "Millennium" series. The global success of the Millennium films — $...

05-16-2011
NORWEGIEAN CRIME-AUTHOR TAKES OVER...

Jo Nesbø is next after Larsson to take over the U.S. market.
Danish publishers and writers might wish it was Jussi Adler-Olsen...

05-16-2011
VOLCANO - TOUCHING TALE OF LOSS, LOVE...

Despite some hot-and-heavy old-age sex, VOLCANO is not going to be many folks' first choice for a date movie. But Icelandic writer-director Runar Runarsson's drama is a love story observed with...

05-15-2011
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