Tagged: NRK

slow TV takes a hike

Slow TV takes a hike

Norway’s highest mountain gets the minute-by-minute treatment from NRK The Local They’ve done a railway journey, a ferry trip, and the reindeer migration. They’ve burnt a fire and knitted a sweater in real time....

NRK uses quiz to starve trolls

Users must answer a brief quiz to make sure they’ve read the article before being allowed to comment Louise Nordström The Local A Norwegian news site has launched a new feature to try to...

Norway’s Skam gets US remake

An American version of the wildly popular series Skam (Shame) will go into production in 2017, broadcaster NRK reported The Local The program, which follows the lives of teenagers in Oslo, is Norway’s biggest...

NRK to air Afterlife TV

Norwegian program aims to connect the living with the dead Sarah Bostock & Michael Sandelson The Foreigner In a sealed envelope in a locked safe are the secret words of former Stavanger resident Rolf...

Norwegian climber dies in Wash.

Arvid Lahti made his last climb on Mt. Rainier, Washington Staff Compilation The Local & NRK “It is shocking that he is now gone. It is difficult to grasp. The mountain was a passion...

Live from Norway!

Tune in to NRK for six hours of celebrations You don’t have to be in Norway to follow along with the Syttende Mai fun in the country of honor! If you have a break...

The children of Norway dance!

Heidi Håvan Grosch Sparbu, Norway For three years NRK (the Norwegian Broadcasting Company) and their BarneTV (Children’s TV) has hosted an all Norway dance. Their children’s channel is called NRKSuper. One day in the...

American gangster in “Lilyhammer”

New series about an American in Norway is popular on both sides of Atlantic A new Norwegian-American TV series is making quite a splash on both sides of the Atlantic, and the entertainment world...

New NRK series pokes fun at Royal Family

NRK’s brand-new animated comedy web series will give an insight into what the royal family does behind closed doors. Together with Marit Synnøve Berg, Gustav Nilsen voices one of the characters in the series....