Rita Osei's Bliss! - shot on location in South Shields, Bergen, Fjærland and Flåm - will have its World Premiere on Sunday June 19th at the 70th Edinburgh International Film Festival, screening in the Best of British section.
Western Norway Film Commission attends Festival de Cannes and the Marché du Film from May 17th to May 22nd.
The filming of brand new Norwegian Netflix Original Ragnarok has just begun in Odda, Norway. The cast includes David Stakston, Jonas Strand Gravli, Theresa Frostad Eggesbø, Herman Tømmeraas And Emma Bones. The series is created by award winning writer, Adam Price, and produced by SAM productions. Ragnarok will launch exclusively on Netflix in 2020.
The Innocents is an upcoming supernatural YA-series created by Hania Elkington and Simon Duric. The series will consist of eight episodes which will be released on Netflix worldwide. The Innocents stars Sorcha Groundsell as June, Percelle Ascott as Harry and Guy Pearce as Halvorson, as well as Norwegian actors Lise Risom Olsen, Ingunn Beate Øyen and Trond Fausa.
Hanging on to the cliff edge with only four fingers and fighting to avoid the 604-metre drop, Tom Cruise introduces the world to Preikestolen in one of this year’s biggest blockbusters. Western Norway Film Commission is proud to have hosted what critics have labeled as one of the most daring action scenes in film history.
In his biggest budget and most ambitious film to date, Alexander Payne stages a timely social satire, introducing Norway to the silver screen with Matt Damon in the lead role. Partly shot in Bergen and Trollfjorden, the premiere marks a pivotal moment for Norway as a top tier filmmaking destination. Downsizing is the first film backed by Norway's new cash rebate.