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HF Productions Quarantine Watchlist

Watching films and TV shows is a decades old ritual that I'm sure everyone in this world has in common. To watch is to be entertained, to be educated, and to be taken to another world altogether.

Love for Film Festivals in the Time of COVID-19

Or: how can we keep creating meaningful encounters between independent films and audiences during pandemic lockdown? Perhaps you’ve been living in a secluded corner of Netflix for the past couple of months, but 2020 has started with a bang. A pandemic bang. Just last week,

Where to Study Documentary Filmmaking?

In our new series about “Where to Study Film”, we’re providing you with a short and sweet overview of various established places where you can go back to school, if you’re into that sort of thing. We’ll be focusing on different areas of study—starting with

Prague Film Awards—from an Intern’s Perspective

For years, I have dreamed of developing and arranging film festivals professionally. When HF Productions invited me to join their team for an internship, I jumped at the chance. It was clear that this internship was a golden opportunity to test out my aspirations of

Resolutions for the New Year

2019 has been a long year. As any startup, we’ve had our ups and downs, and this is especially true when you’re working with something you’re passionate about, but which is not the most profitable field in the world.  Don’t get me wrong—working with films

2019 Indie Hits from the HF Productions Festival Circuit

This year we’re aiming for the impossible and starting a new tradition. We see and program hundreds of films throughout the year for our +20 annual film events. For every event, each member of the team has at least a couple of favourites they want

The HFP Xmas Watch List

There’s a Christmas movie for everyone. Yes, even for the Grinches, the Scrooges, and the Belsnickels of the world.

Oslo Independent Film Festival 2019: A Review

When you organize over 20 events a year, it’s hard to pick a favourite. But Oslo (and Norway, more generally) holds a special place in the pantheon of HF Productions film events.  Firstly, founder and CEO Henrik Friis is half-Norwegian and is convinced “Norway is

HF Productions Starts Blogging

We’ve been running over 20 annual film events successfully around the world for the past couple of years, so we decided it was time to start talking more in-depth about our work, mission, and goals. The people have a lot of questions for HF Productions