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Maud Forsgren


68 articles available in total starting from 21/12/2012. Last article published on 28/02/2020.

André Øvredal • Director of Mortal

Interview: André Øvredal • Director of Mortal

"In addition to the legendary aspect of Mortal, there are also some spectacular elements"

Norwegian director André Øvredal talked to us about his latest feature, Mortal, which is released today in cinemas in Norway  

28/02 | Norway

Johanne Helgeland • Director of The Crossing

Interview: Johanne Helgeland • Director of The Crossing

"Talking to children about important subjects and difficult issues is helpful"

Cineuropa met with Norwegian director Johanne Langeland whose first feature film The Crossing is full of action, courage and friendship, unfolding during the German occupation of Norway in 1942  

13/02 | Norway

Nini Bull Robsahm • Director of Lake of Death

Interview: Nini Bull Robsahm • Director of Lake of Death

"Lake of Death gave me the opportunity to add a more personal touch"

Norwegian director Nini Bull Robsahm introduces us to Lake of Death, her horror film released in Norway a few days ahead of Halloween. But is this movie a remake?  

31/10/2019

Pål Øie • Director of Astrup – Catching the Flame

Interview: Pål Øie • Director of Astrup – Catching the Flame

"Using Nikolai Astrup’s letters allowed us to be closer to him"

A biopic in Norwegian cinemas this week, Astrup – Catching the Flame the fourth feature from Norwegian director Pål Øie, paints the portrait of Nikolai Astrup, painter from the Fjord region  

04/10/2019

Jorunn Myklebust Syversen • Director of Disco

Interview: Jorunn Myklebust Syversen • Director of Disco

“I’m simply a witness. My film is more of an observation than a denunciation”

At our request, Norwegian director Jorunn Myklebust Syversen unpicks her second feature film Disco, a work presented in the Discovery section of the Toronto Film Festival  

10/09/2019 | Toronto 2019 | Discovery

Benjamin Langeland • Director of Once Aurora

Interview: Benjamin Langeland • Director of Once Aurora

"I’m too impatient a person to work with fiction"

Cineuropa met with Norwegian director Benjamin Langeland on the occasion of the international Oslo Pix festival, where he was presenting his title Once Aurora in the Documentary section competition  

07/06/2019

Paul Tunge • Director of Du

Interview: Paul Tunge • Director of Du

"I opted for a circular narrative as opposed to a traditional linear form"

On the occasion of the third Oslo Pix Festival, the Norwegian director Paul Tunge introduced us to his fourth feature film Du, an independent film selected for the official competition  

06/06/2019

Anne Sewitsky • Director of Sonja: The White Swan

Interview: Anne Sewitsky • Director of Sonja: The White Swan

"Sonja has been the focus of such worship, and for so long, that she doesn’t understand her world is crumbling around her"

Norway's Anne Sewitsky talks to us about her fourth feature film, Sonja: The White Swan, devoted to famous figure skater Sonja Henie, and scheduled for release across her homeland on Christmas day  

24/12/2018 | Sundance 2019

Magnus Meyer Arnesen • Director of As I Fall

Interview: Magnus Meyer Arnesen • Director of As I Fall

"Sometimes something seemingly insignificant can change everything, for better or worse"

Norwegian director Magnus Meyer Arnesen talks to us about As I Fall, his somewhat controversial first feature film  

20/09/2018

Joern Utkilen • Director

Interview: Joern Utkilen • Director

"I have no interest in faithfully reproducing reality by creating a simple copy"

Norwegian director Joern Utkilen tells us about his debut feature film Lake over Fire and invites us to ponder his creative process  

05/06/2018