Photo: Roar Uthaug’s The Wave – the first Nordic disaster movie. (Photo credits: Norwegian Film Institute) .

Five Norwegian films - three features, two shorts - selected for the Toronto International Film Festival, which runs between 10-20 September. Read more

Photo: I'm Angus Steak House.

Manila, experience the taste of the North. Norwegian Gastronomic Delights brings the premium cuisine and dining experience of Norway. Norwegian chef Markus Peter Dybwad through I’m Angus Steak House serves authentic lunch and dinner sets—the freshest salmon, mutton, brunost, scallops, and many more. Read more

Photo: Nancy Bundt/ Innovation Norway.

Norway celebrates its Constitution Day on the 17th of May. Relive history, traditions and cultural practices during the celebration by joining the special countdown of the Royal Norwegian Embassy - Manila. Starting 1 May, the embassy’s Instagram account (@norwayinph) will feature photos that highlight the rich and unique ways of celebration in Norway during the 17 th of May. Make sure to Read more

Photo: Petter Foss  .

Komiteen for 2015 har gleden av å invitere til tradisjonelt familearrangement i Manila. Vi kan by på tog, musikkorps, tale, sang og leker. Det vil bli servert kaffe, kaker, vafler, pølser og is. Read more

Photo: Isabelle Huppert/Louder Than Bombs. ©Jakob Ihre, Motlys AS.

Norwegian director Joachim Trier’s Louder Than Bombs will be the only Nordic entry in the main competition at the Cannes International Film Festival between 13-24 May Read more

Come and celebrate Norway’s Constitution Day at Shangri-La, Makati on Saturday,16 May 2015. Norwegian Chef Markus Dybwad will prepare the savory four-course dinner highlighting premium Norwegian cuisine and we will all be entertained by the music of Mulatto. Please see photo to learn more about the details of the celebration and how to reserve seats. The event is organized by Philippines Norway... Read more

On 17 May, about 250 guests celebrated Norway’s national day and the 200 years anniversary of the Norwegian constitution on the open-air film festival “Viking Screamfest” in Makati. Read more

From 20 May to 29 May you will have an excellent chance to tempt your taste buds at Norwegian Gastronomic Delights. Read more

Welcome to Viking Screamfest, an open cinema featuring the scariest part of Norwegian culture. Read more

This year scholarship funds of 1.000.000 NOK (162.000 USD) will be awarded to Ibsen projects worldwide. Apply now! Read more

Photo: Dian Jean Cruz.

A film project from the Philippines has been selected to participate in the Sørfond Pitching Forum in Oslo in October. Director Sheron Dayoc hopes to partner with a Norwegian producer to make his film, which depicts a blood feud between muslim families in the Zamboanga province of Mindanao. Read more

Members of the UP Kontra-GaPi

Members of the University of the Philippines performing group Kontemporaryong Gamelan Pilipino (Kontra-GaPi) are preparing for Norway’s Førde Traditional and World Music Festival (Førde internasjonale folkemusikkfestival). The festival runs from July 4-7 and is the biggest multi-cultural music event in Norway Read more

Getting an appointment with the Norwegian master’s degree student Marta Fretheim is not easy. She is either catching waves hitting the Philippine shores, or under water, tumbled-dried and disoriented. But either way the Philippine coastal waters treat her she always walks ashore carrying a big smile and her surfboard. Read more

Photo: Tommy Andresen.

With roots from two different cultures, the Filipino and the Norwegian, these brothers have found their unique way to express themselves through the art of rap. Read more about N-Jin and Denial. Read more

Photo: Ang Babae sa Septik Tank.

The Filipino movie “Ang Babae sa Septik Tank” (The Woman in the Septic Tank) will be screened at the 22th “Films From the South Festival” in Oslo, Norway. – I really hope the Norwegians like my film, director Marlon Rivera says. Read more

“Peace begins with respect. Friendship begins with respect between two people. Respect begins with you and me. Together we can enjoy the world’s most popular sport – as friends” – Handshake for Peace Read more

Photo: Live Grinden.

The link between soccer and the Philippines might not be clear cut. And what is the relation between soccer and peace? The answer lies with the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP). Read more

- It’s nice to know that my movie is living its own life in festivals abroad. And especially wonderful that it has reached my father’s home country, says the Norwegian-Filipino actor Hermann Sabado. Learn more about the talented actor. Read more

Students at the Department of International Studies, Far Eastern University in Manila celebrated the International Humanitarian Law day August 23. On the agenda was information and knowledge about human rights issues in the Philippines. Read more

The organization DAKILA is in these days hosting the Active Vista traveling film festival in several parts of the country to convey human rights matters in the Philippines. The organization aspires to reach a broad audience in order to spark good discussions and spread inspiration to help shape the society into a better one. Read more