NENT Team, Scandinavia’s leading streaming company, has ordered “Ida Takes Label,” a melancholy comedy sequence constant with Kjersti Halvorsen’s acclaimed debut new by the identical name.
The eight-segment show veil, which shot this summer in Oslo, is directed by rising Norwegian filmmaker Rikke Gregersen, whose 2018 immediate movie “Canine Spend Canine” won a Student Academy Award and a uncommon jury prize on the BAFTA/LA Student Motion photographs Awards.
Elli Rhiannon Müller Osbourne (“Psychobitch,” “Utøya: July 22”) headlines the forged as Ida, a young girl who’s true moved to Oslo to deem about psychology. Ida has an obsessive peril of terrorism, and a relentless feeling that anguish is correct across the corner. When she meets Axel, Ida turns into happy that he’s a future college shooter, and that she has a non-public responsibility to discontinuance a catastrophe.
Anagram Norge produced the sequence. Kjersti Halvorsen’s new changed into as soon as nominated for Norway’s prestigious Tarjei Vesaas prize in 2019.
“Investing in the next expertise of streaming storytellers is a priority in all our markets. The young abilities in the support of ‘Ida Takes Label’ are about a of the brightest in Norway’s thriving artistic scene, with a truly spectacular
list of awards and credits,” acknowledged Filippa Wallestam, NENT Team’s CCO.
“As viewers across extra European markets, and soon the U.S., are discovering, Viaplay is redrawing the arrangement in terms of uncommon Nordic studies,” acknowledged Wallestam.
Gregersen, in the period in-between acknowledged Kjersti’s new struck a chord alongside with her. “As a lovely nervous girl who in most cases spins tiny things out of proportion, it truly spoke to me.”
“The issues is inclined to be pitch-gloomy however the tone is gentle, and we’ve labored to salvage this in the sequence. Ida as portrayed by Elli is by turns painful, amusing and above all familiar,” acknowledged the young actor who will star alongside Arthur Hakalahti (“Skam”), Mohammed Aden Ali (“17”) and Sofia Tjelta Sydness (“Delete Me”).
“Ida Takes Label” will premiere exclusively on NENT Team’s Viaplay streaming carrier which is able to collect rolled out than 50 long-established productions by the discontinuance of the 300 and sixty five days. NENT Team’s Norwegian drama slate additionally involves “Furia;” season two of “Wisting;” “Made in Oslo;” and seasons two and three of “Pørn.”
The company additionally boasts global ambitions via its U.Ample.-basically basically based joint project with FilmNation Entertainment, and its stake in the U.S. studio Picturestart. NENT Team is at the moment on the real tune to originate two vital English-language films every 300 and sixty five days.