Nordisk Film

Mosedalvej 14, København, Valby, Denmark

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+45 36 18 82 00

Nordisk Film develops, produces and markets films and TV series across the Nordic region as well as providing production and post-production facilities for film producers. The company operates the leading cinema chain in Denmark and Norway and is also responsible for the distribution of PlayStation products in the Nordic and Baltic countries. Nordisk Film invests in Nordic gaming studios. In addition, Nordisk Film is behind the digital film services MinBio and Dansk Filmskat and the gifting business Gavekortet.dk. In 2017, Nordisk Film had a turnover of EUR 498 million and had 1,900 employees.

Through the Nordisk Film Foundation, we develop new talents and promote the “good film narrative.” With an annual budget of approx. DKK 4.5 million, the Nordisk Film Foundation has also contributed to the development of the Danish film industry over the last 20 years by offering scholarships, project grants and awards. In 2017, the Nordisk Film Foundation donated 59 travel grants to film talents and distributed the largest donation so far – EUR 130,000 to ensure more visual effects in talent films.

Nordisk Film is one of the world’s first film companies and has its proud roots in the film studio in Valby, Copenhagen, where the company was founded by Ole Olsen in 1906.

Nordisk Film is part of Egmont – a leading media group in the Nordics with 6,600 employees and operations in 30 countries. Egmont includes Egmont Publishing, which publishes more than 700 magazines, TV 2 Norway and the book publisher Lindhardt and Ringhof. Egmont is a commercial foundation, which has a turnover of EUR 1.5 billion and distributes EUR 13 million per year for a better life for children and adolescents.

Games

Nordisk Film Games is a new business unit investing in Nordic game studios targeting global consumers.

We make equity investments in Nordic development studios. The Nordic gaming industry has had tremendous success for many years now and we want to help fuel this growth further! The NF Games team includes highly experienced game creators, innovators, business developers and investors. We see our role as someone who can support and challenge the companies we invest in, with the aim of creating stronger and more successful game studios.

In short: we want to fund, and actively support, the creation and long-term development of the most successful global game IPs created in the Nordics.

We now have full ownership of Avalanche Studios and have minority shares in Swedish Starstable Entertainment AB and Swedish game distributor Raw Fury, as well as the Danish gaming companies RETO MOTOFlashbulb Games and Multiverse

READ MORE at our webpage: https://www.nordiskfilmgames.com/

PlayStation

Nordisk Film Interactive is the official distributor of Sony PlayStation products in the Nordic region and the Baltic countries and has been so for over 20 years.

Photo: Steen Brogaard

PlayStation has delivered innovative products to market since the launch of the first PlayStation in Japan in 1994 and Nordisk Film Interactive has been distributing its products since 1995. The PlayStation family of products and services includes PlayStation 4, PlayStation VR, PlayStation Store, PlayStation Plus and many more. 

Number of Current Team Members 

Nordisk Film Games has 2 current team members, including Senior Partner Martin Walfisz.

Martin Walfisz
Martin Walfisz

 

Senior Partner
 
Martin Walfisz

 

Senior Partner

INVESTMENTS

Announced Date 
Organization Name 
Lead Investor 
Funding Round 
Money Raised 
Aug 15, 2018
Raw Fury Games
Raw Fury Games
Yes
Series A - Raw Fury Games
Series A – Raw Fury Games
$5.5M
May 14, 2018
Star Stable Entertainment AB
Star Stable Entertainment AB
Yes
Corporate Round - Star Stable Entertainment AB
Corporate Round – Star Stable Entertainment AB
€15M
Jan 25, 2017
Flashbulb Games
Flashbulb Games
Yes
Funding Round - Flashbulb Games
Funding Round – Flashbulb Games
SEK13M
 
ACQUISITIONS
 
Acquired Organization Name
Announced Date
Price
Transaction Name
Avalanche Studios
Avalanche Studios
May 30, 2018 $103M
Avalanche Studios acquired by Nordisk Film
Avalanche Studios acquired by Nordisk Film
 
Source: Crunchbase
 
 

Industry Focus

Games, Film

Tech Focus

PC/Windows, PlayStation

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