Nordisk Film

Amazon plans ‘Hell Of A Date’ for Prime Video Sweden

Amazon streamer Prime Video in Sweden has ordered Hell Of A Date (working title), a new scripted series set in the world of media and politics. The series is produced by Nordisk Films-owned Drive Studios and written by Milad Avaz, Jacob Katz Hansen and Anna Neye. Maj-Britt Landin serves as executive producer and Christian Potalivo […]

Denmark faces $200m hit & industry ‘decimation’, as streamer stand-off persists

Denmark’s production industry is bracing itself for losses of up to €200m ($200m) as the stalemate over rights payments from streamers continues. The stand-off between streamers including Disney+, Viaplay, Amazon Prime Video, TV2 Play and Netflix, among others, has been ongoing since January, causing more than 50 titles to be stopped at either development or production […]

Nordisk Film seals five picture pact with producer BRF

Nordisk Film has announced a five-picture deal with Swedish production company BRF, which is behind some of Scandinavia’s most ambitious films and TV shows. Recent credits include Mikael Marcimain’s Gentlemen and Pernilla August’s A Serious Game. According to Nordisk Film, the deal with BRF is part of a strategy to ramp up its output of […]

TV2 orders crime drama from Those Who Kill prodco

TV2 in Norway has put a character-driven crime series from Those Who Kill writer Siv Rajendram Eliassen into production. Acquitted comes from the Norwegian wing of FremantleMedia-owned Miso Film and follows a businessman who returns to his native town 20 years after being acquitted of killing his high school sweetheart to find the locals bare […]

Netflix snags Warner Bros content as Scandi roll out continues

Netflix has launched in Denmark today and will roll out in Norway and Finland later this week and the streaming service has secured a pan-Scandinavian programming deal with Warner Bros. for the studio’s TV series and movies in the first pay TV window, TBI has learned. The Warner Bros content previously resided with C More, […]