Nordics

‘Westworld’s’ Fares Fares to Make Directorial Debut With Feature ‘A Day and a Half’ for Netflix

“Westworld’s” Fares Fares is set to make his directorial debut with a Swedish film titled “A Day and a Half” for Netflix. Fares will also star in the…

Starzplay Picks Up ‘Queer as Folk’ Reboot For U.K., Europe, Latin America

Starzplay has acquired Stephen Dunn’s reimagining of groundbreaking British series “Queer as Folk” for a slew of territories including the U.K., several continental European countries, and Latin America. …

Gary Oldman Stars in ‘Exposing Muybridge’ Doc, Sales and Trailer Unveiled (EXCLUSIVE)

London-based sales agent MetFilm Sales has boarded feature documentary “Exposing Muybridge,” featuring Gary Oldman, about revolutionary photographer Eadweard Muybridge. Muybridge (1830–1904) was an English photographer known for his…

LevelK Boards Finnish Horror Film ‘The Knocking’ (EXCLUSIVE)

LevelK, the international sales and aggregation outfit, has boarded Finnish horror film “The Knocking,” the feature debut of Max Seeck and Joonas Pajunen. “The Knocking” revolves around three…

‘Good Luck to You, Leo Grande’ to Open Sundance London – Global Bulletin

FESTIVALS The U.K. premiere of “Good Luck To You, Leo Grande,” directed by Sophie Hyde, will open this year’s Sundance London (June 9-12), with lead actors Emma Thompson…

Warner Bros. Discovery Sets Out International Leadership Team, Puts Focus on Regional Heads

Warner Bros. Discovery has set out its long-awaited international leadership team under Gerhard Zeiler. Zeiler, as announced earlier this month, is the newly installed president of international for…

BritBox International to Launch in Scandinavia on April 28

BritBox, the streaming service jointly operated internationally by the BBC and ITV, is set to roll out across the Nordics on April 28. BritBox International will launch in…