Claudio Fäh’s action feature joins gala line-up.

Northmen - A Viking Saga

Period action film Northmen - A Viking Saga is to receive its world premiere at the 10th Zurich Film Festival (Sept 25 - Oct 5) as part of the gala premieres strand.

Director Claudio Fäh and producer Ralph S. Dietrich will present the film alongside the cast including Tom Hopper, Ken Duken, Ed Skrein and Swiss actor Anatole Taubman on Sept 27.

This Swiss film, about a gang of predatory Vikings whose escape to Scotland ends in death and destruction, was shot in South Africa.

Swiss-born, Los Angeles-based Fäh is best known for directing Coronado, Sniper: Reloaded and Hollow Man 2.

Northmen - A Viking Saga is a co-production between Elite Filmproduktion, Two Oceans Production and Jumping Horse Film.