Acting March andApril arethrillingmonth with two major productions for Jannike Grut as an actor, in March. One Swedish and one German. April also started in an interesting way with a production in Bulgaria! Directly after that, Jannike filmed a pilot for a TV series in Malmö, Sweden, in one of the two leading parts. She is playing a former police detective, unwillingly getting into a new case again…
Producing April 24 the director and producer Jannike Grut is in focus, while launching a new concept for screening short films in movie theatres together with two other directors, Beata Konar and Maria Clauss.
They have formulated a manifesto for other filmmakers to use, and go together three and three, and show films in the cinema under the label of NOVELLAFILM3x3
APRIL 24 Launch and screenings at movie theatre ZITA, Stockholm, Sweden.
The first three films screening, are WE ARE FAMILY directed by Jannike Grut, SAKNAD aka CRY by Maria Clauss and MINNESMETALLER aka MEMORY METALS by Beata Konar.
The screening-shortfilms-inTheCinema-concept NOVELLAFILM3x3 is meant to be spread amongst and inspire other filmmakers around Sweden, and abroad, to also show their shorts together in a movie theatre.
Very proud to get this email: “Dear Jannike, we’ve got some good news for you: Congratulations on winning an Honorable Mention: Dark Comedy. Our jury loved your work on We Are Family- and we hope you take pride in it.”
Thank you Sofia Hallgren for a great collaboration on the composition of the music score to the film, that hightened also the composition of the film it self.
Jannike Grut is currently filming a German thriller, one of the biggest tv-shows in Germany with around 7 million viewers per film. She plays one of the sisters in the family this Agata Christie-inspired murder story is about.
Later in March she is filming in a new big Swedish tv-show Ture Sventon.
Producing and writing
The work on the tv-series Finding your way | Hitta hem home continues together with director Richard Jarnhed.
Sending the film We Are Family to other festivals around the world for the next coming months…
And not the least, starting the work on getting co-producers in on developing and producing THE FEATURE We Are Family, with the support of screenwriter Alvaro Rodriguez.