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Lords of Chaos

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Synopsis

A teenager's quest to launch Norwegian Black Metal in Oslo in the 1980s results in a very violent outcome.
Oslo, 1987. Seventeen year-old Euronymous is determined to escape his traditional upbringing and becomes fixated on creating ‘true Norwegian black metal’ with his band Mayhem. He mounts shocking publicity stunts to put the band’s name on the map, but the lines between show and reality start to blur. Arson, violence and a vicious murder shock the nation that is under siege by these Lords of Chaos.

Details

Year
2017
Type of film
Features
Director
Jonas Åkerlund
Producer
Jack Arbuthnott, Danny Gabai, Kai-Lu Hsiung, Ko Mori, Frederik Zander
Executive Producer
Carlo Dusi, Hans Fjellestad, Ridley Scott
Screenwriter
Dennis Magnusson, Jonas Åkerlund
Principal Cast
Rory Culkin, Emory Cohen, Jack Kilmer, Valter Skarsgård, Sky Ferreira

Production Company

UK, Sweden coproduction

Chimney (SE), Eleven Arts (US), RSA Films (UK), Scott Free Productions (UK), Vice Films (UK)

RSA Films
42-44 Beak Street
London
W1F 9RH
+44 (0)20 7437 7426
http://www.rsafilms.com

Scott Free Productions
42-44 Beak Street
London
W1F 9RH
+44 (0)20 7437 3163
info@scottfree.co.uk
http://www.rsafilms.com

VICE
Al Brown
Jacqui Edenbrow
New North Place
London
EC2A 4JA
+44 (0)20 7749 7810
al.brown@vice.com
jacqui.edenbrow@vice.com

Sales
Company

Protagonist Pictures
42 - 48 Great Portland Street
London
W1W 7NB
+44 (0)20 7734 9000
info@protagonistpictures.com
http://www.protagonistpictures.com