January 14th, 2011       Posted by Frederik       Display Comments

According to the Guardian, Stieg Larsson’s ‘s partner Eva Gabrielsson plans to finish the fourth novel he left uncompleted on his death. According to early details culled from Gabrielsson’s memoir of her life with Larsson, Millennium, Stieg and Me, which is set for publication in France and Scandinavia next week, Larsson had written 200 pages of a fourth novel in his internationally successful Millennium series before he died. Gabrielsson wants to complete it because, she says, “Stieg and I often wrote together”. Larsson’s partner has refused to reveal details of the partially completed novel’s plot, but promised that its charismatic but damaged protagonist Lisbeth Salander “little by little frees herself from her ghosts and her enemies”. And, she said, she will only finish the book when she gets undisputed rights to Larsson’s work from his family, who inherited the author’s assets when he died intestate.

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  January 10th, 2011       Posted by Frederik       Display Comments

Here comes an exciting video clip – the teaser trailer for the upcoming thriller “Babycall”. In its 30 seconds it gives you a great idea of the film’s chilling mood. Definately something to look forward to! “Babycall” is set to release this February in Sweden and March in Norway.

  January 10th, 2011       Posted by Frederik       Display Comments

I’ve sorted parts of the gallery pages of Noomi’s public appearances from 2007 to 2010 and have added quite a few additional pictures to various albums. You can launch all recently added pictures by clicking the previews below. Enjoy the new additions!

  January 5th, 2011       Posted by Frederik       Display Comments

With many thanks to Laura of our sister site Noomi Rapace Network, here are screencaptures from Noomi’s 2003 Swedish comedy/drama “Capricciosa”. Thanks and enjoy!

  January 4th, 2011       Posted by Frederik       Display Comments

Swedish actress Pernilla August’s directorial debut “Beyond” has scooped 8 nominations for Sweden’s national film awards, the Guldbagge Awards, which will take place on Jan 24 in Stockholm. Chosen by a jury of 34 members, the film tells the story of a grown-up daughter (played by Noomi Rapace) who is forced to confront her alcoholic mother. It premiered in Venice in 2010 where it won the audience award for best film in critics week. At the Guldbagge Awards, “Beyond” has received nominations for Best Picture, Best Director (August), Best Actress (Rapace), Best Supporting Actor (Ville Virtanen), two for Best Supporting Actress (Tehilla Leaf and Outi Mäenpää), Best Screenplay and Best Cinematography. Congratulations to all of them!

  December 30th, 2010       Posted by Frederik       Display Comments

With many thanks to Mariana, high quality scans from the February 2011 issue of the British Total Film magazine have been added to the gallery. Enjoy – and Happy New Year everybody!

  December 21st, 2010       Posted by Frederik       Display Comments

Noomi has received yet another Best Actress nomination for “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo”, this time for the London Critics Circle Film Award. She shares the category with Annette Bening (The Kids Are All Right), Jennifer Lawrence (Winter’s Bone), Natalie Portman (Black Swan) and Hailee Steinfeld (True Grit). This year’s ceremony will take place at the BFI London on the South Bank for the first time, on 10 February 2011, in aid of the BFI archive.