synopsis

Synopsis

Fenna is on the run for a group of angry villagers that want hunt her down. In a hectic battle, Fenna’s sister Nora, with whom she was on a holiday in Norway, got abducted by one of the villagers. Fenna now needs to find her sister and stay out of the hands of the angry mob. But during her journey over the snowy fjords of Norway, she discovers one secret after another.

Senja is a thrilling new Nordic noir, written and directed by Andrew van der Ven (Sunny Juliette, Chasing the Sun).

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characters
Fenna
Fenna is spontaneous and adventurous, but she can sometimes act somewhat impulsive and thoughtless. She is willing to use any means necessary to get what she needs. Fenna loves being in nature.

Nora
Nora is the elder of the two sisters. The bond between the two is very close and Nora sometimes feels responsible for her younger sister. Nora is thoughtful and patient, but not if she has to face injustice.

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Timeline

This is the film’s projected timeline.

Pre-Production

Senja is currently in pre-production. This means that we’re still working on the screenplay, casting and financing. And there’s of course a lot of research to do.

Production

We expect to start production in the summer of 2019. However, the shooting of the Norwegian scènes will take place in the winter of 2019, when we have perfect weather conditions.

Post-Production

We expect to be wrapping up production early 2020. The film will then go into post-production. Our new feature film will première in winter 2020!

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coproduction

Co-production

Senja is a Dutch-Norwegian co-production. Our story takes places on the snowy fjords of Norway’s most northerly island. The film is a collaboration between Norwegian and Dutch filmmakers. The main language of the film will be English.

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