Netflix Greenlights Its First Original Swedish Series!

Netflix has greenlighted its first original Swedish series, Störst av Allt (Quicksand) – from the the head writer of The Bridge (Bron/Broen), Camilla Ahlgren.

Störst av Allt (Quicksand) is based on the best-selling novel by Malin Persson Giolito in which a mass shooting takes place at a prep school in Stockholm’s wealthiest suburb, and a normal high school student, Maja Norberg, finds herself on trial for murder.

Störst av Allt (Quicksand) will go into production in 2018.

ernest hemingway thesis papers https://shilohchristian.org/buy/biocultural-essay-definition/54/ trichomonas doxycycline buying premarin online grad school personal statement sample essays lucky student homework help tweens ten going on sixteen thesis essays about aunts follow url essays for english how is synthroid name in mexico super volcanoes essay how to delete multiple emails on iphone ios 6 viagra dosage requirements essay on googles exit from china - justify https://energy-analytics-institute.org/freefeatures/bolivia-essay-in-spanish/56/ source link editing online homeopathic thesis creative writing notre dame https://www.rmhc-reno.org/project/uiuc-thesis-deposit/25/ presentation opening speech sample british welfare state essay sample proquest and dissertations follow url see url go to link i hate doing homework yahoo https://peacerivergardens.org/proof/quote-at-top-of-essay/25/ click here arleigh burke essay contest for high school essay on a journey across the desert FROM HEAD WRITER OF THE BRIDGE COMES THE FIRST SWEDISH ORIGINAL SERIES FOR NETFLIX, STÖRST AV ALLT (QUICKSAND)

Stockholm and Hollywood — 7 September, 2017 – Netflix, the world’s leading internet entertainment service, announces international best-selling thriller novel, Störst av Allt (Quicksand)will be the next gripping series from head writer of The Bridge, Camilla Ahlgren.

Continuing its investment in Europe, Netflix is partnering with award-winning production company FLX (Bonusfamiljen/The Bonus Family and The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out The Window and Disappeared) to bring its first Swedish original series to Netflix members globally.

Störst av Allt (Quicksand) is based on the best-selling novel by Malin Persson Giolito which has been published in 26 countries and was voted Nordic Crime Novel of the year in 2016. When a mass shooting takes place at a prep school in Stockholm’s wealthiest suburb, a normal high school student, Maja Norberg, finds herself on trial for murder. When the events of that tragic day are revealed, so too are the private details about her relationship with Sebastian Fagerman and his dysfunctional family.

Störst av Allt (Quicksand) will be produced by Pontus Edgren (The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out The Window and Disappeared) and will go into production in 2018.

Producer Pontus Edgren says ”Malin Persson Giolito’s novel Störst av Allt (Quicksand) is an original, fresh and suspenseful drama that we believe will make a fantastic Netflix series. We asked one of Scandinavia’s most respected writers, Camilla Ahlgren, to work with us and she was equally thrilled. We’re very excited to be collaborating with Netflix to make Störst av Allt (Quicksand) the very first Swedish Netflix original.”

Malin Persson Giolito, author of Störst av Allt (Quicksand) says “We have taken our time to build a team that we can trust to create a great adaptation. I’ve subscribed to Netflix since the second week it was possible to do so in Sweden, so it’s incredibly exciting that Störst av Allt (Quicksand) is becoming a Netflix original series.”

Head writer Camilla Ahlgren, ”It is both a great honour and challenge to work with FLX and Netflix on Störst av Allt (Quicksand). I want to tell this story from the main character Maja’s perspective; her story raises questions about guilt, responsibility, punishment and redemption. It holds a mirror up to our time whilst also serving as both a suspenseful thriller and a moving love story.”

“Sweden has a tradition of great crime literature and series and we’ve been looking for something special in this area. We are excited to bring Malin’s great novel to life and to work with Camilla, one of the best TV writers globally, ” said Erik Barmack, VP of International original series at Netflix. “We are delighted also to partner with Pontus and the FLX team and believe that Netflix will be the perfect global platform to showcase their talents and continue the canon of great Nordic storytelling”

About Netflix

Netflix is the world’s leading internet entertainment service with 104 million members in over 190 countries enjoying more than 125 million hours of TV shows and movies per day, including original series, documentaries and feature films. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on nearly any internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.

 

About FLX

Felix Herngren, Pontus Edgren and Niclas Carlsson began their collaboration on Swedish hit series Solsidan. In 2013, backed up by Bonnier Growth Media, the trio established one of Scandinavia’s fastest growing production companies in TV, film and commercials. In less than 5 years, FLX has produced TV-series such as Bonusfamiljen 1-3, Solsidan 1-5, Torpederna 1-2, Boy Machine, Welcome to Sweden, Fallet, Enkelstöten, Sjölyckan, Småstaden and Grotesco 3. For the big screen, FLX has produced features such as box office hits The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out The Window and Disappeared and The 101-Year-Old Man Who Skipped Out on The Bill and Disappeared, and the upcoming feature adaptation, Solsidan The Movie.  OnSeptember 1 FLX was awarded Best Drama (Bonusfamiljen) and Best Comedy (Torpederna) at the Swedish Kristallen TV Awards. FLX’ ambition is to be the number one platform for Scandinavia’s top creators and producers to reach a global audience.