Today: Nostradamus at Marché du Film Online
Today June 25 at 10 am the Nostradamus project is presenting the three parted session "Making Choices: How to Build for a Better New Normal". In conjuction to tomorrow's session Tomas Eskilsson, Head of Strategy at Film i Väst who will be interviewed tomorrow just released the article "The Pandemic and the Cinema" on how Covid-19 is affecting the landscape of film right now and in the long term.
”To understand what is happening and what may happen long term, my thesis is that we were already heading for a paradigm shift even before the crisis, and Sars Cov2/Covid 19 accelerates that development towards a new ecosystem for cinema”, says Tomas Eskilsson.
The session is hosted by media analyst Johanna Koljonen of the Göteborg Film Festival's Nostradamus report.The international experts Marike Muselaers (Co-CEO, Lumiere Group), Matthijs Wouter Knol(Director of the European Film Market), Catharine Des Forges (Director, Independent Cinema Office), Olle Agebro (Editor, Draken Film) will delve into what actions need to be taken today to help shape sustainable outcomes out of the ongoing disruption, also in the wider frame of changing audience behaviors, threats to public arts funding and the effects of climate change.
Accreditation to Marché du Film Online required
(will also be available from July 2 at filmivast.com)
Göteborg Film Festival's Nostradamus project is made in collaboration with Film i Väst.
With additional support from Nordisk Film & TV Fond, Region Västra Götaland, Creative Europe/MEDIA and Kulturakademin.
For more information:
Ulrika Grönérus, Communications Manager at Film i Väst
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Film i Väst: Three co-productions selected for Cannes 2020 Label3.6.2020 18:37:10 CEST | Pressmeddelande
Thomas Vinterberg’s Another Round, Ninja Thyberg’s Pleasure and Magnus von Horn’s Sweat have been selected for Cannes Film Festival “Cannes 2020 Label”. All films shot or did parts of post production in Region Västra Götaland in Sweden and were co-produced by Film i Väst.
Kristina Börjeson appointed as new Head of Production29.4.2020 11:24:34 CEST | Press release
Gothenburg, April 29, 2020 – Film i Väst, Scandinavia’s leading film fund, has appointed seasoned production executive Kristina Börjeson as new Head of Production.
Ruben Östlund’s Triangle of Sadness lines up ensemble cast led by Harris Dickinson, Charlbi Dean and Woody Harrelson4.2.2020 16:10:57 CET | Press release
Today the international cast of Ruben Östlund’s new ﬁlm Triangle of Sadness has been announced. The international ensemble is led by rising stars Harris Dickinson and Charlbi Dean together with three-time Oscar nominated Woody Harrelson. The film is an epic satire set against the world of fashion and the uber-rich. Production will start on February 19 in Gotheburg and Trollhättan in Sweden followed by shootings on a yacht on the Adriatic Sea and in Greece. The film is expected to premiere in 2021 and SF Studios will handle Nordic distribution. The film is produced by Erik Hemmendorff, Plattform Produktion and Philippe Bober, Coproduction Ofﬁce, in co-production with Film i Väst among others.
NEWS FROM FILM I VÄST IN CANNES18.5.2019 15:34:19 CEST | Press release
At a press lunch in Cannes, Scandinavia's biggest film fund Film i Väst presented several new films, and this year’s Cannes lineup. At the event, CEO Mikael Fellenius presented three new initiatives which will keep Film i Väst at the forefront of film funds. Peter Possne, Head of Productions, presented a selection of the 29 feature films and 14 TV drama currently in production and development at Film i Väst.
Third co-production in Cannes for Film i Väst22.4.2019 13:00:39 CEST | Press release
The Icelandic scriptwriter and director Hlynur Pálmason’s A White, White Day is one of seven feature films that have been selected for competition in the International Critics’ Week, one of the parallel sections of the Cannes Film Festival. This will be the film’s world premiere. The film is co-produced with Film i Väst, and part och the postproduction is made in Västra Götaland by CloudBerry Post and Can Film.
Film i Väst: Second co-production in Official Competition in Cannes18.4.2019 12:15:39 CEST | Pressmeddelande
For the first time Film i Väst has two co-productions represented in Official Competiton in the Festival de Cannes: Romanian director Corneliu Porumboiu’s drama The Whistlers and multiple Official Selection director Jim Jarmusch, who will open the festival with The Dead Don’t Die, May 14th.
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