Author: Geir Mæland

Geir Mæland is the founder and manager of Films of Norway, a Norwegian film-streaming service based in Stavanger, Norway.

Report from BIFF

Geir Mæland reports on the Bergan International Film Festival (BIFF) in Norway in October and the documentary and short-film winners.

90 minutes

90 minutes

Films of Norway’s Geir Mæland reviews
2012 film, 90 minutter, which shows three men and the last 90 minutes before
they commit cruel and violent acts.

film poster for Insomnia with two men and a mountain behind them


Geir Mæland of Films of Norway shares his review of the early Nordic Noir genre film Insomnia, directed by Erik Skjoldbjærg and starring Stellan Skarsgård.

To Go Viking

To Go Viking

The world of Viking festivals is a unique one. The documentary To Go Viking goes “behind the scenes” in what goes on during these festivals.

Fools in the mountains

Fools in the Mountains

Slapstick comedy fans will enjoy Fools in the Mountains, a Norwegian film set in a mountain hotel during a snowy Easter. Our correspondent shares his review.