LIFF: ‘Paradise is Burning’ director Mika Gustafson discusses her award-winning first feature along with co-creator Alex Öhrstrand

In a recent interview Nordic Watchlist spoke to the creators of Paradise is Burning, Mika Gustafson and Alexander Öhrstrand, who shared their journey of bringing this unique project to life. The story of Paradise is Burning began with the discovery … Continue reading LIFF: ‘Paradise is Burning’ director Mika Gustafson discusses her award-winning first feature along with co-creator Alex Öhrstrand

Five things to know about ‘There’s Something in the Barn’, the fun Christmas horror set in Norway

Imagine a film that blends Gremlins with National Lampoons Christmas Vacation. Throw in a random cast of vaguely familiar faces, (including the wonderful Heneriette Steenrup from Viaplay’s Pernille), send them to the Norwegian mountains, and then pit them against evil … Continue reading Five things to know about ‘There’s Something in the Barn’, the fun Christmas horror set in Norway

25 frightfully good Nordic horror films to watch this Halloween season

We adore all things Nordic here at Nordic Watchlist, but in particular we are big fans of horror too! So, Alex has put together a comprehensive list of Nordic horrors that are available to be watched (based on UK streaming … Continue reading 25 frightfully good Nordic horror films to watch this Halloween season

LIFF: ‘Shame on Dry Land’ director Axel Petersén discusses his Malta-set drama featuring Joel Spira and a thrilling score

Axel Petersén’s Shame on Dry Land had its premiere at Toronto Film Festival, before heading over the sea to land at London International Film Festival. The film sees a mysterious former fraudster named Dimman wash up in Malta where an … Continue reading LIFF: ‘Shame on Dry Land’ director Axel Petersén discusses his Malta-set drama featuring Joel Spira and a thrilling score