Internationally acclaimed Roar Uthaug (“Tomb Raider”, “The Wave”) will direct a new Norwegian language action-adventure film for Netflix. “Troll”, which will be released in 2022, is described as an ambitious and fun film that has been developing in the back of Uthaug’s mind for over 20 years. The director said: “To finally be able to realize it with the enthusiastic and ambitious people at Netflix and Motion Blur is truly a dream come true. I can’t wait to unleash this Norwegian monster on the world.” Espen Horn and Kristian Strand Sinkerud from Motion Blur will produce.
Deep inside the mountain of Dovre, something gigantic awakens after being trapped for a thousand years. Destroying everything in its path, the creature is fast approaching the capital of Norway. But how do you stop something you thought only existed in Norwegian folklore?