Tagged: Joachim Rønning

Kon-Tiki sets sail for NOK 63 million feature 63 years later

The new film by Max Manus directors Espen Sandberg and Joachim Rønning supported by the Norwegian Film Institute, which also backs Headhunters (Hodejegerne) and Twigson in Trouble (Knerten i knipe) Norwegian scientist Thor Heyerdahl’s...

Don’t miss Norwegian Film Week in NYC!

In October Scandinavia House presents a selection of six recent films from Norway with the aim of exposing an American audience to the work of both established directors and a new generation of filmmakers....

‘Max Manus’ is Norway’s Oscar candidate

The Norwegian Oscar committee has selected Max Manus (Espen Sandberg and Joachim Rønning) as the Norwegian candidate for the Academy Award nomination as Best Foreign-Language Feature. Nominations will be announced on February 2, 2010;...

Max Manus in Toronto — Film Review

Norwegian directors Joachim Rønning and Espen Sandberg’s Max Manus had its North American première at a gala screening during the 34th Toronto International Film Festival, which runs between Sept. 10-19. “Bottom Line: Solid and...

Max Manus selected for Toronto gala

Norwegian directors Joachim Rønning and Espen Sandberg’s Max Manus will have its North American première at a gala screening during the 34th Toronto International Film Festival September 10-19, 2009. Co-director Cameron Bailey has confirmed...