November 2015

Monika Agorelius from CloseUp Productions wrote the front cover feature on Daniel Craig and Léa Seydoux from the new James Bond film ”Spectre” for Swedish Voyage magazine.

Bond is back - Voyage front cover November 2015

Read Monika Agorelius from CloseUp Productions front cover interview with Swedish actress Sofia Helin in the new issue of Scandinavian Traveler magazine, and online. Sofia Helin plays Saga Norén in the popular Swedish Danish crime drama The Bridge. Series 3 of The Bridge premieres in the UK on the 21st of November at 9pm on BBC Four.

Sofia Helin cover Scandinavian Traveler November 2015

Read Monika Agorelius from CloseUp Productions interview with Swedish actress Malin Arvidsson, who plays Kerstin in Arne Dahl in Nordic Noir TV newsletter and on their website. For travel tips to Stockholm, check out VisitSweden’s website.

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Malin Arvidsson talks ‘Arne Dahl’ and Stockholm life Photo: Johan Paulin


Monika Agorelius from CloseUp Productions interviewed Jan Arnald, the author behind the name Arne Dahl, at the Nordicana film festival in London in 2014. The second season of the popular Swedish crime drama ”Arne Dahl” is currently being broadcast on BBC4.

CloseUp Productions filmed and conducted interviews with cast and crew for ”What Happened To Monday?” on set in Romania. The high concept sci-fi thriller is directed by Tommy Wirkola and stars Noomi Rapace, Willem Dafoe and Glenn Close. The film is being produced by Raffaella Productions’ Raffaella De Laurentiis and Vendôme Pictures’ Philippe Rousselet and Fabrice Gianfermi. SND handles international sales.

Noomi What Happened To Monday

Monika Agorelius from CloseUp Productions wrote the Meryl Streep front cover interview feature for Swedish Voyage travel and lifestyle magazine.

Meryl Streep front cover

Watch the Q&A with The Legacy cast, filmed by the CloseUp Productions team at the recent Nordicana festival, which was organised by Arrow Films.

Monika Agorelius from CloseUp Productions and CloseUp PR recently interviewed actors from the popular Danish TV drama The Legacy at the Nordicana festival in London. Series two of the popular Danish drama series is out now on DVD and Blu-ray. Watch the interviews on the Nordic Noir TV YouTube channel.

Monika Agorelius from CloseUp PR and CloseUp Productions interviewed and photographed locals in Malmö for top tips of what to see and do in Malmö, Skåne, Southern Sweden for a VisitSweden guide to Malmö.

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Monika Agorelius, from CloseUp Productions, photos from Nordicana 2015 can be seen on the CloseUp Productions Facebook page. Nordicana is a celebration of Scandinavian crime fiction: films, TV series, panel talks, Q&A’s with actors from popular thrillers and dramas such as ‘The Bridge’, ‘The Killing’, ‘The Legacy’ and ‘1864’. The CloseUp Productions team filmed all the talks and Q&A’s and did 20 filmed interviews in two days. They’ll be available to watch on the Nordic Noir TV YouTube channel soon.

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CloseUp Productions and CloseUp PR have been chosen by VisitSweden to work as PR and Marketing Consultants on ‘The Bridge Experience’ campaign.

VisitSweden is running the campaign alongside Tourism in Skåne and Malmö Tourism, to entice fans of the Nordic Noir genre to visit southern Sweden, the home of popular thriller dramas ‘Wallander’ and ‘The Bridge’.

Click here to read the press release.

Monika Agorelius from CloseUp Productions and CloseUp PR recently visited the set of the popular Swedish/Danish crime drama ”The Bridge III” in Skåne, Sweden most southern county. The article was published in Nordic Noir magazine, distributed via Radio Times magazine.

The Bridge set visit Nordic Noir magazine 2015

Watch Monika Agorelius’, from CloseUp Productions, interview with ”The Bridge” actress Sofia Helin, which was conducted at the Nordicana film festival in London: Nordic Noir TV YouTube channel.

CloseUp Productions produced the music video for ”The Sun Is Mine” for The Dowling Poole from their album ”Bleak Strategies”.

CloseUp Productions’ Monika Agorelius recently interviewed the director Michael Noer and lead actor Roland Møller from the Danish film ”Northwest”.

CloseUp Productions’ Monika Agorelius photographed the front cover and CD insert artwork for The Dowling Poole album ”Bleak Strategies”, and the new single from the album ”A Kiss On the Ocean.

Monika Agorelius from CloseUp Productions photographed the front cover photo for the single cover ”A Kiss On the Ocean” by the Dowling Poole, taken from their debut album ”Bleak Strategies”.


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CloseUp Productions is a rapidly expanding media and production company, based in the UK, with offices in France and Los Angeles. CloseUp continually organises, directs and produces EPKs and Making Of features, corporate promos, music videos, junkets and much more.

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