The NFI supports Norwegian pubcaster NRK’s The Profiteer, Zombie Lars and commercial broadcaster TV2’s Forty, Fat and Finished.
14 local productions unspooled in the 16th program of the showcase at Oslo’s Cinemateket, where the main prize went to To Stay Alive - A Method and the audience award to Cause of Death: Unknown.
Four Norwegian documentaries and a Swedish-Norwegian co-production selected for the Canadian showcase in Toronto between 27 April-7 May.
Norwegian directors Erik Poppe’s The King’s Choice won in four and Erik Skjoldbjærg’s Pyromaniac in three categories, when the Norwegian film industry presented the national film prizes.
The Norwegian Film Institute supports the three directors to “further develop themselves and their new film projects”.
The Norwegian Film Institute allocates production funding for a package of five documentaries and eight shorts
The Norwegian Film Institute allocates €3.9 million for new feature projects by Norwegian directors Mikkel Brænne Sandemose, Thale Persen, Jens Jonsson and Therese Naustdal.
The Norwegian Film Institute allocates €5.5 million production incentives for film or TV projects to be realised in Norway
Norwegian directors Ole Giæver and Erik Poppe return to the Berlin International Film Festivals Panorama sidebar.
Norwegian directors Rune Spaans’ The Absence of Eddy Table and Marc Reisbig’s Working with Animals selected for the the main programme along with a Norwegian co-Production.