EXCLUSIVE: Danish director Kristian Levring (The Salvation) is set to make a new Prohibition-era drama.

Devil’s Lake is set to shoot in the Czech Republic next spring.

This will mark the latest collaboration between Danish outfit Zentropa and Sirena Film, the Prague-based prouction company that has also worked on such recent Scandinavian projects as A Royal Affair, The Shamer’s Daughter, 1864 and US film Serena by Oscar-winning director Susanne Bier.

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Levring’s revenge western The Salvation, starring Mads Mikkelsen, was a Midnight Screening in Cannes last year

The new project was confirmed in Cannes by Sirena’s Kristina Hejdukova.