Sweden and Denmark See Uptick in New Series
VarietySweden and Denmark See Uptick in New Series at HBO, Netflix and MoreVarietyMeanwhile, HBO Europe announced last month it had commissioned its first Swedish original, “Gosta,” a half-hour comedy series created by Lukas Moodysson (“Show Me Love”) and centering on a child psychologist who moves from the city to rural Sweden.HBO Europe: The Best TV You've Never SeenHollywood Reporterall 2 news articles »
Posted on 16 October 2017 | 6:00 am
Bille August to Direct Mini-Series 'A
VarietyBille August to Direct Mini-Series 'A Fortunate Man,' TrustNordisk to Handle Worldwide Sales (EXCLUSIVE)VarietyCritically acclaimed Danish auteur Bille August is set to direct “A Fortunate Man,” a mini-series based on nobel prize winning author Henrik Pontoppidan's 1898 novel “Lykke-Per” (“Lucky Per”). TrustNordisk is handling worldwide sales on the four-part ...and more »
Posted on 15 October 2017 | 10:01 pm
Richard Plepler Sees World of Opportunity
VarietyRichard Plepler Sees World of Opportunity for HBO Growth – VarietyVarietyHBO has HBO- and Cinemax-branded channels operating in more than 60 countries in Latin America, the Caribbean, Europe, and Asia. Richard Plepler has ...and more »
Posted on 15 October 2017 | 10:00 pm
International Newswire: HBO Nordic, Turner
VarietyInternational Newswire: HBO Nordic, Turner Launch New OTT ...VarietyHBO Nordic, Turner Launch New Toonix Brand, Lionsgate UK reteams with Noel Clarke, Keshet reveals Mipcom slate, Eurodata study on TV.and more »
Posted on 3 October 2017 | 10:45 am
HBO Espana Orders Original Series on Basque
VarietyHBO Espana Orders Original Series on Basque Conflict 'Patria ...VarietyHBO España Teams with Alea Media on the development of bestseller adaptation 'Patria'and more »
Posted on 21 September 2017 | 2:14 am
Lukas Moodysson’s film about three teenage
Was this one instance when it was important to be liked? Lukas Moodysson laughs. The couple appreciated she’d made a wonderful book they both liked but he had turned it into something else. “It’s not like the film is the perfect version of the book ...
Posted on 16 September 2014 | 1:00 pm
A Sweet, Innocent Movie About Punk Fuckin'
Movies about kids fail because adults refuse to remember both the worst and best parts of being a child. Swedish director Lukas Moodysson probably confronted a lot of negativity when he decided to adapt his wife Coco Moodysson's graphic novel Never ...
Posted on 10 June 2014 | 6:00 pm
A Girls' Punk Rock Band
Lukas Moodysson’s We Are the Best! (Vi är bäst!) starts on a scene showing the adult world and then zooms in to find its barely-teenage protagonists. This visual technique, used several times, locates Bobo (Mira Barkhammar) in a sea of guests mingling ...
Posted on 30 May 2014 | 12:45 am
Anatomy of a Scene: Video of ‘We Are the
Lukas Moodysson narrates a sequence from his feature. Anatomy of a Scene Directors offer behind-the-scenes narration on their films. In this video, the director Lukas Moodysson narrates a sequence from “We Are the Best!,” a film set in 1982 about three ...
Posted on 29 May 2014 | 9:07 am
'We Are the Best!' an exuberant punk rock
If ever a movie earned the exclamation point in its title, it's Lukas Moodysson's "We Are the Best!" Bursting with the energy of adolescence, the story of three young female punkers feels practically revolutionary in its joy, a departure from the ...
Posted on 29 May 2014 | 4:44 am