Tag: Films

  • Two Danish films nominated for Oscars

    There were four Danish entries on the various 15-film shortlists published in December, but only two of them will represent Denmark at the next Oscars. ‘A House Made of Splinters’, a documentary film shot in a Ukrainian orphanage directed by Simon Lereng Wilmont, has been nominated in the Documentary Feature Film category, while the Greenlandic […]

  • Finnish film Hatching ranked 10th in Rotten Tomatoes’ best horror films of 2022

    Tired of boring depictions of women in movies, the director decided to make a horror movie where the main villain is a mother.

  • The money behind the porn site Pornhub

    Pornhub is bigger than both Netflix and TikTok. The site is a cash cow that has attracted financial sharks who make billions. But now the owners are on trial accused of shooting private sex films where the people seen in the picture have not given their approval. “Many of them were just children when it […]

  • The 28th Sarajevo Film Festival opens in the Bosnian capital

    SARAJEVO, Aug. 12 (Xinhua) — The 28th Sarajevo Film Festival (SFF) opened Friday with the film Triangle of Sadness by award-winning Swedish film director Ruben Ostlund. Ahead of the screening of his latest film, which won him the Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival three months ago, Ostlund received the Honorary Heart of Sarajevo […]

  • Lars von Trier has Parkinson’s disease

    Lars von Trier has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease at the age of 66. Zentropa, the producer of all his films, confirmed the news today in a press release that had the Danish film director’s blessing. It indicated that Von Trier will therefore give very few interviews in connection with his latest project, the third […]

  • Ben Stiller and Ólafur Darri visit Flatey

    Icelandic actor Ólafur Darri and well-known actor Ben Stiller are now present on Flatey Island in Breiðarfjörður. Icelandic actor Ólafur Darri and famous actor Ben Stiller are currently based on Flatey Island in Breiðarfjörður, according to information provided by Eiríkur Jónsson. The actors know each other very well, especially after they played together in the […]

  • Edvin Ryding

    Edvin Ryding has appeared in more than thirty films and TV series and has more than 1.8 million followers on Instagram. This spring, he ended up on Forbes’ list of the 30 most promising in the entertainment industry under 30. He already made his debut as a 5-year-old in the TV series “The Man Under […]

  • Netflix is ​​pulling the plug on Danish productions

    No to better pay for artists Netflix’s decision comes in response to a rights agreement reached between producers and filmmakers last December. The agreement ensured artists better pay, and that they were paid on an ongoing basis instead of with a lump sum. The streaming service joins TV2 in saying that it is too expensive […]

  • Johnny Depp went on a tour of Finland with Jeff Beck

    American actor and musician, Johnny Deppis on his way to Finland with the legendary British guitarist Jeff Beck later this month. The couple is scheduled to perform at the events in Helsinki and Tampere on June 19 and 20. Their first stop is in the capital, where they will perform at the Helsinki Blues Festival […]

  • Ruben Östlund – the king of bad mood

    Ruben Östlund grows up with his mother and cat Bilbo on Styrsö. His love of skiing and the camera eventually takes him all the way to film directing training in Gothenburg. Together with his newfound friend and co-worker Erik Hemmendorff, Ruben decides that they will make a film entirely according to their own motto. They […]

  • Park Chan-wook wins best director at the Cannes Film Festival

    Cannes [France]May 29 (ANI): South Korea’s Park Chan-wook was named best director at this year’s Cannes Film Festival on Saturday. Park received the award for best film director for his novel “Decision to Leave” at the 75th edition of the festival held at the Palais Lumiere in Cannes. News agency Yonhap reported that Park became […]

  • 1st Ld Writethru: Triangle of Sadness wins the Palme d’Or at Cannes

    PARIS, May 28 (Xinhua) – Swedish director Ruben Ostlund’s film Triangle of Sadness won the Palme d’Or, highest award at the 75th Cannes Film Festival this Saturday. Triangle of Sadness is a movie where a couple, invited to a luxury cruise with super-rich passengers, ended up on a desert island after a storm. The hierarchy […]

  • Triangle of Sadness wins Palm d’Or at Cannes

    PARIS, May 28 (Xinhua) – Swedish director Ruben Ostlund’s film Triangle of Sadness won the Palme d’Or, highest award at the 75th Cannes Film Festival this Saturday. Triangle of Sadness is a movie where a couple, invited to a luxury cruise with super-rich passengers, ended up on a desert island after a storm. The hierarchy […]

  • Triangle of Sadness wins the Palme d’Or at Cannes

    © Provided by Xinhua This year, 21 films have been selected to compete for the Palme d’Or. PARIS, May 28 (Xinhua) – Swedish director Ruben Ostlund’s film Triangle of Sadness won the Palme d’Or, highest award at the 75th Cannes Film Festival this Saturday. Triangle of Sadness is a movie where a couple, invited to […]

  • The legal drama between Johnny Depp and Amber Heard

    Actor Johnny Depp has sued his ex-wife Amber Heard for libel after a column she wrote in The Washington Post 2018. The trial has been broadcast live on television – and on social media, detached clips are rolling. Hear about what we know about the case – and our fascination with celebrity privacy. Johnny Depp […]

  • Happiness Li – about the longing for the normal

    In Swedish Radio’s Sunday interview, you meet the person behind the public mask in journalism’s most basic form – the interview. The host is Martin Wicklin. Producer: Ulrika Stenström. Contact: [email protected] About Lykke Li Lykke Li released his first album in 2008, “Youth Novels”, in collaboration with producer Björn Yttling, and went on a long, […]

  • Jonas Åkerlund – about gray areas, genius and madness

    In Swedish Radio’s Sunday interview, you meet the person behind the public mask in journalism’s most basic form – the interview. The host is Martin Wicklin. Producer: Ulrika Stenström. Contact: [email protected] About Jonas Åkerlund Jonas Åkerlund is best known for his pioneering music video production on behalf of the world’s artist elite. The big breakthrough […]

  • French actor Vincent Lindon will lead the Cannes Film Festival jury

    French actor Vincent Lindon will lead the main jury at this year’s Cannes Film Festival, which awards the coveted Palme d’Or. The jury under Vincent Lindon, who starred in the 2021 winner “Titane”, will choose from 21 films in the main competition at the film festival which takes place May 17-28. In a statement, Lindon […]