Norway’s State of Happiness will premier at new Cannes TV festival
The story about how oil changed Norway and the Norwegians is one of the 10 selections for the first Canneseries TV drama festival between 4-11 April
Norwegian Film Institute will support children’s WW2 classic
Production support for Norwegian director Johanne Helgeland’s Across the Border, from Maja Lunde’s novel – and six new short films.
Documentary funding: New insights into the world’s largest investment fund
The Norwegian Film Institute supports documentary on Norway’s Oil Fund, three other documentaries.
Eight Norwegian documentaries selected for Copenhagen’s CPH:DOX
Eight Norwegian documentaries have been selected for the official programme of CPH:DOX – Copenhagen’s International Documentary Film Festival: the largest in North Europe – which will run between 15-25 March.
International focus on Indigenous cinema
Three-day conference between 7-9 March in Kautokeino will find “a common goal to enhance Arctic film industry”
Norway will be the EFM "Country in Focus" at Berlinale 2019
Norway will be the “Country in Focus” at the 2019 European Film Market (EFM) of the 69th Berlin International Film Festival. The EFM “Country in Focus” programme was established in 2017 to provide a platform for a comprehensive look at the film industry and filmmaking in a particular country.
Norway’s Elias the Rescue Boat ready for the Chinese market
Oslo’s Animando has sold 91 TV episodes and two features to Chinese national broadcaster CCTV and streaming service Iqiyiy – a market of 1.7 billion viewers
“I am keen not to shout loudly just to shout - it is important to have something to tell”
“It is important that we keep the Sámi culture visible,” said Norwegian producer Mathis Ståle Mathisen, of Rein Film, who will will pitch two new Sámi features at the upcoming Berlin International Film Festival.
NFI support for Børning 3 and Two Buddies and a Badger 2
Two Norwegian audience favourites – a car racing comedy and musical animation received production support from the Norwegian Film Institute
Norwegian incentive scheme backs three new TV series by €5.9 million
Atlantic Crossing, Wisting and Beforeigners are supported through the institute’s new incentive scheme.