Nevision has boarded Cinenord Drama and Beta Films’ big budget World War Two political thriller Atlantic Crossing, starring Kyle MacLachlan as US President Franklin D. Roosevelt (FDR) and Sofia Helin as Norwegian Crown Princess Märtha.
Commissioned by NRK and filming in both English and Norwegian, the 8 x 60’ series is set in the US, UK and Norway and focusses on the relationship between Roosevelt and Märtha who fled from the Nazi occupation of Norway to become a key figure in world politics living in the White House.
With £3.5million in subsidies from the Norwegian Film Institute’s incentive program, Atlantic Crossing is created and directed by Alexander Eik, with co-scriptwriter Linda Kallenstein. Cinenord is producing the series for NRK with co-producer Beta Film handling worldwide sales.
Atlantic Crossing is distributed by Beta Film https://www.betafilm.com/en/