Finnish mystery thriller Kyrsyä – Tuftland releases new stills

There’s been a nice, mysterious atmosphere ahead of the news from Roope Olenius’s first feature Kyrsyä – Tuftland. All good comes to those who wait – now we got our hands on the first stills from the film. And a date for the US premiere! Continue reading “Finnish mystery thriller Kyrsyä – Tuftland releases new stills”

Shape of Water opens Night Visions film festival

Halloween is around the corner and store shelves are piled up with monster masks and plastic pumpkins, but Night Visions Maximum Halloween 3017 is still a few weeks away. The largest genre film festival in the Nordics will be arriving with fantastic force as Guillermo del Toro‘s Shape of Water opens the festival on the 22nd of November. Continue reading “Shape of Water opens Night Visions film festival”

Troll Horror Movie Backwood Madness Finishes Shooting

 

Hello dear horrorists, geeks and otherworldlies. This time, I have some updates from the upcoming Finnish troll horror pic Backwood Madness. First of all, it’s a wrap! Continue reading “Troll Horror Movie Backwood Madness Finishes Shooting”

Horror movie BODOM nominated in Finnish Film Awards

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Traditionally, horror movies aren’t exactly the ones to receive awards and appraisal from critics. However, there might be a slight change happening in this tradition – specifically in the nordic region. Continue reading “Horror movie BODOM nominated in Finnish Film Awards”

Villmark 2 grabs two Amanda nominations

Trust the Norwegians for a quality genre film! This year sees a couple of genre movies also grabbing their own prestige Amanda nominations. Instituted in 1985, the annual Amanda award is the highest accolade given in Norwegian film industry. Continue reading “Villmark 2 grabs two Amanda nominations”

Tuftland – a new Finnish nature horror movie in production

Today I have something extremely fresh for you. A Finnish backwood horror mystery titled Kyrsyä – Tuftland. There’s actually not too much to tell yet, except for a few interesting details about the concept and the crew. Continue reading “Tuftland – a new Finnish nature horror movie in production”

Night Visions brings in Norwegian thrillers

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This spring, Night Visions -festival hits back with a force. 32 movies from 16 different countries. The 20-year-old festival also expands to more theatres than ever. The new hosts for screenings will be Culture Factory Korjaamo and Culture Arena Gloria. Continue reading “Night Visions brings in Norwegian thrillers”

RENDEL releases first teaser trailer

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So here we are. With a new, dark superhero called Rendel, and its first teaser trailer. First of all, superheroes aren’t exactly my thing. But when a superhero film emerges from such an unlikely place as Finland, it’s bound to be interesting. Continue reading “RENDEL releases first teaser trailer”