Norway’s 4½ Fiksjon is producing the film. TrustNordisk is on board to handle worldwide sales.
“Out Stealing Horses” was published in 2003 and has been translated into 60 languages. On top of winning the Independent Foreign Fiction prize and International Impac Dublin Literary Award, the novel also made it on to The New York Times’ list of Five Best Fiction Books 2007.
Set in 1999, “Out Stealing Horses” tells the story of Trond, a 67-year old man who has moved to a remote house in the forest where he can grieve the death of his wife. The countryside idyll is disturbed by a chance encounter with a neighbor whom he met during a fateful summer in 1948. That summer, his