Author Archives: Markus Amalthea Magnuson

National television

After all these years, The Weapon will finally be broadcast on national television in Sweden. The preliminary dates are October 15 at ten past midnight, and October 18 at 16:25. Both times in the SVT2 channel. The Weapon will also be available globally for 30 days on SVT Play, the online video-on-demand public service, from the […]

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The Weapon reviewed at Spektakulärt

Ge got a short review at the Swedish science fiction/fantasy/horror blog Spektakulärt.

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Files for all and each

So, apparently torrents are not for everyone. We’ve made The Weapon available as a regular file download instead, in H.264 format with embedded chapters and subtitles. If you haven’t managed to download the film previously, head over to the download section and enjoy.

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We’re gonna be on national television

It was only a short while ago we closed the deal with SVT, and can now happily announce that The Weapon will be screened on national public service television. It also turns out that entirely independent, low-budget productions such as ours (i.e. without prior financing from SVT) seldom get sold in this manner, so of […]

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Young video art at Kulturkiosken

The Weapon will be screened in a programme of young film/video artists at Kulturkiosken in Gävle, actually the same place where we held our world premiere screening. The event is presented by one of our major benefactors IDKA and the other works shown are: Tempus by Annica Normann & Niklas Stagvall (music by Anna Frank) […]

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In celebration of International Animation Day

A few years ago the international film association ASIFA declared October 28th as the International Animation Day. This means that on that day every year, people around the world are encouraged to celebrate the art of animation by arranging screenings or other activities. This year the International Animation Day is honoured in Sweden by a […]

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The Weapon featured in Animation Reporter

The Indian animation magazine Animation Reporter did interviews with us some time ago, and the resulting feature article has now been published in the August 2009 issue. They have also been very kind to let us publish the article ourselves, it is available as a pdf-file here.

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We passed censorship

Since we still have such a strange thing as a governmental film censorship in Sweden, all films must pass it before screening to the public. The Weapon has been approved by Statens Biografbyrå, and is considered suitable for children of all ages.

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Congratulations Södertälje!

The Weapon was broadcast five times a day this week, on local television station Södertälje LokalTV. Why so often? No idea really, but we are of course very thankful.

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No more vacation and lots of good news

After about a month of low activity due to vacation times, we are now back on track with spreading The Weapon throughout the world. There are some very good news upcoming, some of which we are not at liberty to speak of yet. However, we can tell you that we did an interview for the […]

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