While “comic book movies” are staples of Hollywood entertainment, the same can not be said in Swedish pop culture. But today, one of the few Scandinavian comic book based movies comes out; the Swedish movie Alena, based on Kim W. Andersson’s graphic novel.
Just like Star Wars Threads of Destiny, Alena came from the same Swedish company. Review from Nordic Fantasy, This Company Completely Filled with Sci-Fi, Horror, Fantasy, Exploitation Films From Nordic Countries. Distributed and produced by Nordic artwork culture.
Subsidiaries includes “The Girl with Dragon Tattoo” that are based from the same company to produced the film.
Source: Alena theatrical premiere