VARG VEUM

VARG VEUM

The Varg Veum series is a contemporary thriller series featuring private investigator Varg Veum, distinguished by dark humour, sharp characterisation and unremitting tension. The series consists of 6 x 90 min standalone films based on the crime novels of best-selling Norwegian author Gunnar Staalesen.

Fact Sheet

 

TITLE
Varg Veum

ORIGINAL TITLE
Varg Veum

LANGUAGE
Norwegian

FORMAT
TV-series (6×90 min.)

PREMIERE
September 28 2007

GENRE
Crime/Thriller

PRODUCED BY
Miso Film & SF Film Norge

CO-PRODUCED BY
Degeto Film, TV 2 Norge, Filmfondet FUZZ, TV 4

INTERNATIONAL SALES
AB Svensk Filmindustri

Main Cast

 

VARG VEUM
Trond Espen Seim

HAMRE
Bjørn Floberg

ANNA
Kathrine Fagerland

ISACHSEN
Endre Hellestveit

Main Crew

WRITERS
Thomas Moldestad, Siv Rajendram Eliassen,
Lars Skorpen, Kjersti Helen Rasmussen

DIRECTORS
Ulrik Imtiaz Rolfsen, Erik Richter Strand, Morten Tyldum, Alexander Eik

PRODUCERS
Jonas Allen & Peter Bose

DIRECTORS OF PHOTOGRAPY
Gaute Gunnari, Johan-Fredrik Bødtker,
Johan Andreas Andersen, Tore Vollan

PRODUCTION DESIGNER
Roger Rosenberg

EDITORS
Wibecke Rønseth, Simen Gengenbach,
Jon Endre Mørk, Einar Egeland, Erik Thorvald Aster

COMPOSER
Ginge

THE COMPANY

Miso Film was founded in 2004 by the producer team Jonas Allen and Peter Bose, who started their collaboration on the Swedish thriller and crime series BECK and WALLANDER. The company is behind the successful Danish TV-series THOSE WHO KILL, DICTE and 1864. Miso Film is also located in Norway, where they have produced the film series VARG VEUM and the TV-series AQUITTED, and in Sweden, where  the company just finished the second season of MODUS, a TV-series based on Anne Holts crime novels. On the big screen Miso Film has featured with the Danish thriller success THE CANDIDATE as well as co-produced the Norwegian World War II resistance drama MAX MANUS. 
Furthermore, the company is behind the Danish comedy LONG STORY SHORT, the family films IQBAL FAROOQ based on Manu Sareen’s childrens books and latest Ole Bornedal’s dark comedy SMALL TOWN KILLERS. The company is currently editing the first season of Scandinavia’s first original Netflix series THE RAIN as well as finishing Bornedal’s next feature film about the popular Danish singer and musician John Mogensen. Additionally, the company is finishing Christoffer Boe’s mini TV-series WARRIOR, which is set to premiere on TV 2 in the fall of 2018.

PEOPLE

LOCATIONS

  • COPENHAGEN
  • STOCKHOLM
  • OSLO