Country: Denmark / Norway.
Genre: Drama / Fantasy / Thriller.
Duration: 45 minutes.
Music: Halfdan E.
Photography: Philippe Kress and Niels A. Hansen.
Production: Adam Price, Emilie Lebech Kaae, Stine Meldgaard Mansen…
Script: Emilie Lebech Kaae, Adam Price.
Direction: Mogens Hagendorn and Jannik Johansen.
Cast: David Stakston, Jonas Strand Gravli, Herman Temmeraas, Theresa Frostad Eggesbo, Synnove Macody Lund, Henriette Steenstrup, Emma Bones.
The Norwegian Edda people are suffering from pollution problems caused by factories owned by a powerful family that are actually jotun giants, causing chaos and disorder.
A young man, Magne Seier (David Stakston), discovers that he possesses extraordinary powers as a reincarnation of the god Thor, and will face them.
Series created by Emilie Lebech Kaae (“Under The Surface”) and Adam Price (“Something To Believe In”).
It is a series of adolescent concept that mixes drama, initiation and fantasy with an environmental protection background and with a classic fight between good and evil based on Norse mythology, specifically in Ragnarok (Destiny), the apocalyptic battle that leads to the term of the world found in the Völuspá Poetic Edda.
The series (Edda is a fictional town) was shot in Odda (Norway).
The main protagonist is David Stakston, a Norwegian actor who had previously featured in the television series “Skam.
Slogan: “This is where it all begins” …
Some groups and soloists that sound in their episodes: M83 , Beds And Beats, Charlotte Gainsbourg , Cordell Cobert, Wolf & Cub …
If you liked this series, try “Lillyhammer” (2012-2014), “Norsemen” (2016-2020), “Dark” (2017-2020) , “Locke & Key” (2020) …