Last month I sent out a questionnaire asking about the content in the Cinema Scandinavia magazine. The majority of responses mentioned wanting articles about festivals, interviews, or reviews of new releases. It seemed there was a general consensus that people wanted up-to-date information about Nordic cinema. After some thought, there is going to be some restructuring […]
The Swedish Film Institute has remembered Malik Bendjelloul, who passed away in Stockholm yesterday. Read here or below: “It is a terrible loss when a young person dies. The flag at the Swedish Film Institute is at half-staff today, but in our hearts it will be half-staff for a long time”, says Anna Serner, CEO of […]
The Swedish director, Malik Bendjelloul, best known for Searching for Sugar Man, has died. He was 36 years old and his death is not being treated as criminal. Read more over at IMDB
The 15th edition of the annual European Film Festival will be organized in Vietnam’s three biggest cities – Hanoi, Da Nang, and Ho Chi Minh City – from May 16 to 19. The 2014 event will feature 14 films of various genres, including romance, drama, animation, action, thriller, and comedy. Most of the films screened […]
Filming has commenced on Z for Zachariah in New Zealand, and the Australian Margot Robbie, known for her role in The Wolf of Wall Street, has joined the cast which includes Chris Pine and Chiwetel Ejiofor. Toby Maguire and Sigurjón Sighvatsson co-produce the film, and it is directed by Craig Zobel.