WGfilm wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy Year!
Malin Andersson leaves for Belfast with her new team to do some filming for "Belfast Girls" while she´s a way the film recieves 200.000 kronor from the Nordic Film and TV Fund.
Apart from this we have been selected for EAVE, an international Media-program for development of film and tv projects in a workshop-form during one year.
Other good news from WGfilm: The MEDIA-program of EU decides to support the international TV-distribution of "An Ordinary Family" by Fredrik Gertten with 51.000 €. The support is being paid out because of the pre-selling of the film to 8 broadcasters in 7 countries. Read more about the film under "Work in progress."
During 2005 there are a lot things going on at WGFilm. Three new documentaries will be launched abroad - two films by Fredrik Gertten – ”An Ordinary Family” and ”The Architect and the Twisted Tower” -both internationally financed. In addition to this, we have engaged an external director - Malin Andersson, whose film ”Belfast Girls” has got ten broadcasters. In the spring of 2005 Ulf Södergren and Erik Bäfving will present two new projects as well.
You can read more about the films under the headline ”Work in progress”. A longer text about the new WGFilm is at hand at the site called ”Contact us”.