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  • Sochi Olympics: U.S. women are routed in curling

    Sochi Olympics: U.S. women are routed in curling
    SOCHI, Russia¬†— Things are not going well for U.S. curling. The women's team set an Olympic record Tuesday, but not a good one. It gave up a seven-point end (like baseball's innings) leading to the mercy rule being called in a 12-3 loss to...
  • Sochi Olympics: Norway wins women's cross-country team sprint

    Sochi Olympics: Norway wins women's cross-country team sprint
    SOCHI, Russia — Marit Bjoergen gave Norway a dominant victory in the women's cross-country team sprint on Wednesday for her fifth career Olympic gold medal. Bjoergen opened up a sizeable gap for Norway on her first of three laps in the final and...
  • Sochi Olympics: Checking into new hotel requires a fire exit plan

    Sochi Olympics: Checking into new hotel requires a fire exit plan
    SOCHI, Russia — My greeting after finally checking into the open-since-Wednesday Gorki Grand Hotel could not have been more five-alarming. It came over the hotel intercom first in Russian, then in English. I actually figured out the Russian part...
  • Sochi Olympics: Ola Vigen Hattestad wins men's cross-country sprint

    Sochi Olympics: Ola Vigen Hattestad wins men's cross-country sprint
    SOCHI, Russia -- Ola Vigen Hattestad of Norway won the Olympic gold medal Tuesday in the men's cross-country sprint. A collision early in the finals took out half of the six-man field, leaving Hattestad and Teodor Peterson of Sweden to battle for the...
  • Scandi TV in focus

    A bunch of attention-grabbing Scandi projects were presented at the opening TV seminar of the Nordic Film Market, "TV Drama Vision," held at Goteborg on Thursday. One of them was "Welcome to Sweden," the English-speaking Swedish comedy series created,...
  • Johan Renck on His Swedish TV Debut: 'The Old Country Was Serenading Me'

    After helming episodes for some of the most popular American TV shows, including "Breaking Bad" and "The Walking Dead," multi-hyphenate TV, film, music video director and musician Johan Renck has ventured into Swedish TV. Renck, who was born in Uppsala,...
  • Danish Production Company Miso Film to Open Office in Sweden

    LONDON -- Danish production company Miso Film, in which FremantleMedia took a majority stake last year, has opened an office in Sweden, which is headed up by Sandra Harms. The Swedish company, which will produce feature films and TV series for the...
  • Tarik Saleh: 'Film Saved My Life When I Was a Kid'

    Swedish director, producer and journalist Tarik Saleh got his start in the early 1990s as one of his country's most prominent graffiti artists. Since then, Saleh has gone on to co-direct documentaries including 2001's "Sacrificio - Who Betrayed Che...
  • Oops, wrong Andrew; should have been Dzurik, not Shoop

     
    I wrote about Zach Zweizig in a blog the other day, and he made a reference to the spring football camp of 2013 and the fact that Lafayette went through that camp with only two quarterbacks. He said "Andrew" and......
  • MipTV: ZDF Enterprises Nabs Hit Scandi-Noir Series 'Thicker Than Water'

    PARIS- ZDF Enterprises has acquired international sales rights to hit Swedish Noir series "Thicker Than Water" for international sales. Set in the Stockholm's archipelago, the dark family series, which is produced by leading Swedish shingle Nice Drama ("...
  • ITV Takes Stake in Nordic VOD Channel Cirkus

    LONDON -- U.K. broadcaster ITV has taken a minority stake in Nordic on-demand channel Cirkus. The service showcases British TV series through program supply agreements with ITV Studios Global Entertainment, BBC Worldwide, Endemol and All3Media...