Trustnordisk Proudly presents
CANNES 2012 LINE-UP
THE HUNT
EASY MONEY II
ESCAPE
FROST
PURGE
NYMPHOMANIAC
THE FJÄLLBACKA MURDERS
TRUTH & CONSEQUENCE

Dear Friends

That certain time of year has come again and we are very pleased to present a Cannes line-up for 2012 encompassing a variety of Nordic countries, styles and genres.

In Competition we are proud to see Thomas Vinterberg's Danish drama THE HUNT, at the market we offer sneak previews of films such as Norwegian action-adventure ESCAPE, Swedish thriller EASY MONEY II and Finnish drama PURGE based on an international bestseller and we continue presales on von Trier’s NYMPHOMANIAC, Troell’s TRUTH & CONSEQUENCE and Camilla Läckberg’s THE FJÄLLBACKA MURDERS.




LINE-UP

IN COMPETITION

By Thomas Vinterberg
Drama / 111 min

Official screenings
SAT    19    19:30    DEBUSSY (PRESS)
SAT    19    22:00    BAZIN (PRESS)
SUN   20    11:30    LUMIÈRE
SUN   20    22:30    LUMIÈRE (GALA)
MON  21    14:30    SALLE 60ÈME

Market screening
MON 21 14:00 STAR 2

MARKET

By Babak Najafi
Thriller / 97 min

Market screenings (work in progress)

By invitation only / No press

 

FRI 18 09:30 STAR 3
SUN 20 10:00 STAR 2

MARKET

By Roar Uthaug
Action / 75 min

Market screenings (work in progress)

By invitation only / No press

 

THU 17 13:30 STAR 3
SAT 19 10:00 STAR 1

MARKET

By Reynir Lyngdal
Thriller / TBA

Market screenings (promo)

By invitation only / No press

 

THU 17 13:30 STAR 3
SAT 19 10:00 STAR 1

MARKET

By Antti Jokinen
Drama / 125 min

Market screenings

By invitation only / No press

 

THU 17 09:15 STAR 3
MON 21 09:15 STAR 3

Presales
By Lars von Trier
Drama / Internationally Premiered
By Various
Crime / Internationally Premiered
By Jan Troell
Drama / Internationally Premiered
NEWS FROM THE FESTIVAL

Magnolia nabs Vinterberg's THE HUNT

31. May 2012 / Leo Barraclough // Variety

Magnolia Pictures has nabbed U.S. rights to Thomas Vinterberg's Cannes competish pic "The Hunt", for which Mads Mikkelsen won the fest's actor award for his perf as a kindergarten teacher who is falsely accused of child abuse.

Eamonn Bowles, prexy of Magnolia, said, "Thomas Vinterberg demonstrates his directorial mastery in his finest work since 'The Celebration,' and Mads Mikkelsen's performance more than validates his best actor award at Cannes."

Sales company...

Buyers track down Vinterberg’s Hunt

30. May 2012 / Andreas Wiseman / Screendaily

TrustNordisk strike deals for US, Germany, Australia, Spain, Brazil, Japan, South Korea among others.

TrustNordisk has struck a US deal for Thomas Vinterberg’s Cannes competition entry The Hunt with Magnolia Pictures.

The sales outfit has also closed a sweep of deals following the film’s packed market screenings. New deals include Germany and Austria (WildBunch), Spain (Golem), Canada (Mongrel Media), Australia (Madman), Switzerland (Frenetic Films),...

Magnolia Picks Up U.S. Rights to Cannes Best Actor Winner THE HUNT

30. May 2012 / Scott Roxborough / The Hollywood Reporter

Mads Mikkelsen won Cannes Best Actor prize playing a man falsely accused of abuse in Thomas Vinterberg’s Danish drama.

Magnolia Pictures has acquired Thomas Vinterberg's Cannes Competition title The Hunt for U.S. distribution from sales group TrustNordisk.

Mads Mikkelsen won Cannes' Best Actor prize for his starring role in the film as a quiet kindergarden teacher falsely accused of sexually abusing a child. Critics, including THR's, have praised The...

TrustNordisk closes US deal and a large number of territories on THE HUNT.

30. May 2012 / LENA JUHL SEIDELIN

Thomas Vinterberg’s Cannes Competition title THE HUNT keeps tempting buyers from all over the world.

US distributor Magnolia Pictures is now on board as the US distributor on THE HUNT.


Eamonn Bowles, President of Magnolia Pictures says:
"We're very happy to continue business with TrustNordisk, and especially with such an exceptional film as THE HUNT. Thomas Vinterberg demonstrates his directorial mastery in his finest work since THE CELEBRATION and Mads...

Nordic Sales Agents Close Raft Of Deals In Cannes

29. May 2012 / Nordisk Film & TV Fond

As the Cannes market closed its doors yesterday after nine days of intense deal-making and heavier foot traffic at the Scandinavian terrace due to thundery showers by mid-festival, Nordic sales agents were happy to go back home with signed memos on several Nordic films.

Genre movies and new directors such as Karzan Kader (Bekas) made an impression on buyers, while Thomas Vinterberg's competition title The Hunt was one of the hottest films on the Croisette.

TrustNordisk...

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