A New Golden Age

17. August 2021

The Norwegian film industry is in a new. golden age, and this year’s program offers a record number of Norwegian titles.

A total of 9 Norwegian titles will be a part of our open program, among them six documentaries. The opening film The Innocents impressed the international film industry during its participation in Cannes’ Un certain regard in July.

CLUE: Maltesergåten will open the family film program Cinemagi. The closing film will be the Danish action comedy Wild Men, a firework of a film, representing the very best of modern Scandinavian film production.

Stay Home, Young and Afraid, Mind of Modernism and The Art of Whistling: A Portrait of Thorvald Steen will all have their world premieres during the film festival.  The Norwegian documentaries a-ha The Movie and Oh, It Hertz! will also feature in our main program.