Scandinavia’s main streamer Viaplay has ordered its Danish characteristic, “Camino,” a heartwarming comedy-drama directed by Birgitte Stærmose (“Business”) with a solid led by Lars Brygmann (“Riders of Justice,” “Borgen”) and Danica Curcic (“The Chestnut Man”).
“Camino” portrays the complicated relationship between a father and daughter who’re strolling a well-known pilgrim route in Spain. The movie is produced by Copenhagen’s Motor and can premiere completely on Viaplay in 2023.
Penned by Stærmose and Kim Fupz Aakeson (“Changing into Astrid’), the movie tells the story of Regitze (Danica Curcic), who’s in her early 30s, pregnant and now not speaks to her father Jan (Lars Brygmann). However once they uncover that Regitze’s mom’s dying want was for them to comply with the Camino de Santiago collectively, the 2 set out on a 260-kilometer journey of discovery below the burning Spanish solar.
“Many individuals have kids, however everyone has mother and father. Processing and coping with baggage from our upbringing is a part of being alive,” stated Stærmose. “For that reason, I believe that ‘Camino’ is a really common story that might be related for many individuals.”
Kristian Halken (“Badehotellet”), Katrine Greis-Rosenthal (“The Bridge”) and Christian Rubeck (“Genius”) full the solid. The movie might be distributed worldwide by Viaplay Content material Distribution.
Filippa Wallestam, Viaplay Group’s chief content material officer, stated “Camino” is a “touching story of a bodily and emotional journey that highlights Danish creativity at its finest and has potential to achieve world audiences.”
The movie is being produced by Jesper Morthorst and Theis Nørgaard at Motor, with Stærmose and Christian Torpe. Govt producers are Viaplay Group’s Marlene Billie Andreasen and Anne Borggaard Sørensen. “Camino” can also be being produced in affiliation with MP Movie Manufacturing with help from the Croatian Audio Visible Centre Money Incentive Scheme and growth help from the Danish Movie Institute.
Viaplay may have delivered greater than 70 sequence and movies by the top of the 12 months. Upcoming titles embody “The Åre Murders,” a drama sequence tailored from the Swedish crime novels by the identical identify, penned by bestselling creator Viveca Sten (“The Sandhamn Murders”).