Trustnordisk Proudly presents
TORONTO 2013 Line-up
WE ARE THE BEST!
THE KEEPER OF LOST CAUSES
THE HIDDEN CHILD
THE SALVATION
NYMPHOMANIAC
THE ABSENT ONE

It’s that time of year again – one of North Americas strongest film festivals lies ahead of us and we are excited to be able to present a strong Nordic contribution to their 2013 selection. Screening in Toronto International Film Festival’s Special Presentations section are Norwegian director Erik Skjoldbjærg’s PIONEER from the production company, which was behind HEADHUNTERS (2011) as well as Swedish director Lukas Moodysson’s newest project WE ARE THE BEST!, also officially selected for this year’s Orizzonti Competition in Venice.
At the market we’ll screen adaptations of crime-novelist Camilla Läckberg’s THE HIDDEN CHILD and Jussi Adler-Olsen’s THE KEEPER OF LOST CAUSES, the latter which world premiered at the Piazza Grande in Locarno to excellent reviews. Presales continue on THE SALVATION and a western with Scandinavian roots and a certain story of a certain NYMPHOMANIAC

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SPECIAL PRESENTATIONS

By Erik Skjoldbjærg
Thriller / 106 min

PRESS / INDUSTRY SCREENING


Fri 06  

 

11:15 AM  

 

Scotiabank 2  

 

 
 

 

PUBLIC SCREENINGS

 

Fri 06  

 

09:30 PM  

 

Scotiabank 1

 

Sat 07  

 

10:15 PM  

 

Scotiabank 14

 

Sun 15  

 

03:30 PM  

 

Scotiabank 1

 

SPECIAL PRESENTATIONS

By Lukas Moodysson
Drama / 105 min

PRESS / INDUSTRY SCREENINGS


Sun 08   

 

04:30 PM   

 

Scotiabank 11   

 

Wed 11

 

02:15 PM

 

Scotiabank 3

 

 

PUBLIC SCREENINGS

 

Mon 09  

 

07:00 PM  

 

Scotiabank 4

 

Tue 10  

 

05:15 PM  

 

The Bloor Hot Docs Cinema

 

Sat 14  

 

01:15 PM

 

The Bloor Hot Docs Cinema

 

Market

By Mikkel Nørgaard
Thriller / 97 min

MARKET SCREENING


Sat 07   

 

03:00 PM   

 

TIFF Bell Lightbox Cinema 5  

 




MARKET

By Per Hanefjord
Crime / 109 min

CLOSED MARKET SCREENING


Sun 08   

 

03:00 PM   

 

TIFF Bell Lightbox Cinema 5   

 




CLOSED MARKET / PROMO (Buyers only - no press) PRESALES

By Kristian Levring
Western / 4 min

CLOSED MARKET SCREENING / PROMO (Buyers only - no press)

 

Sat 07    

 

03:00 PM   

 

TIFF Bell Lightbox Cinema 5   

 

(Will screen in front of THE KEEPER OF LOST CAUSES)

 

Sun 08   

 

03:00 PM   

 

TIFF Bell Lightbox Cinema 5   

 

(Will screen in front of THE HIDDEN CHILD)

Presales
By Lars von Trier
Drama / Internationally Premiered
By Mikkel Nørgaard
Thriller / Internationally Premiered
NEWS FROM THE FESTIVAL

Toronto: Lukas Moodysson’s ‘We Are The Best!’ Sells for Australia, Italy

11. Sep 2013 / by Scott Roxborough / THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER

The 1980s-set tale about three Stockholm teens who form a punk band had its world premiere in Venice.

 

Lukas Moodysson’s We Are The Best! continues to rack up distribution deals, with TrustNordisk closing for Australia (NewVision Films), Italy (Bim Distribuzione) and Taiwan (Maison Motion) after the film's screenings at the Toronto Film Festival.

The feature, Moodysson’s adaptation of his wife Coco’s graphic novel, had pre-sold to...

TrustNordisk sells Moodysson’s WE ARE THE BEST! to a number of territories

10. Sep 2013

After a successful world premiere in Venice, excellent reviews from critics and fully-packed screenings in Toronto, where it is currently screening in the Special Presentations section, TrustNordisk has closed a number of deals on Lukas Moodysson’s WE ARE THE BEST!

 

WE ARE THE BEST! has been sold to Australia (NewVision Films), Italy (Bim Distribuzione) and Taiwan (Maison Motion) with a number of territories currently in negotiation.

 

Previously...

Scandi Stars Join Mikkel Norgaard’s ‘The Absent One’

05. Sep 2013 / Elsa Keslassy / Variety

TrustNordisk Kicks Off Pre-Sales At Toronto

 

Danish thesp Pilou Asbaek (“A Hijacking”) and Swedish actor David Dencik (“Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy”) have joined the cast of Mikkel Norgaard’s dark-edged crimer ”The Absent One,” the sequel to cold-case thriller “The Keeper of Lost Causes.”

“Absent” is the second installment based on Jussi Adler-Olsen’s best-selling Scandinavian crime novels Department Q, which comprises four books. ”Causes” world-preemed at...

Toronto: Danish Stars Pilou Asbaek, David Dencik Join 'The Absent One' Cast

05. Sep 2013 / Scott Roxborough / The Hollywood Reporter

Mikkel Norgaard will direct the thriller, the second in Zentropa's "Department Q" franchise.

BERLIN – Danish stars Pilou Asbaek (Borgen) and David Dencik (A Royal Affair) have joined the cast of crime thriller The Absent One, the second in a planned franchise based on the Department Q novels by writer Jussi Adler-Olsen.

Mikkel Norgaard, director of the first Department Q film, Locarno title The Keeper of Lost Causes, will also helm The Absent One based...

CAST ANNOUNCED FOR THE ABSENT ONE – PRESALES TO BEGIN IN TORONTO

05. Sep 2013

Zentropa has just announced part of the cast for the upcoming thriller THE ABSENT ONE, the second instalment in the Department Q franchise based on the bestselling books by Jussi Adler-Olsen.

TrustNordisk will start presales on the film in Toronto.

 

As previously stated, Nikolaj Lie Kaas (ANGELS & DEMONS, 2009) and Fares Fares (SAFE HOUSE, 2012 and ZERO DARK THIRTY, 2013) will reunite as Carl and Assad for the THE ABSENT ONE. Added to the cast are...

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