NonStop Takes Wes Anderson's 'Moonrise Kingdom' for Scandinavia

3:12 AM PST 03/12/2012 by Scott Roxborough

The feature, starring Edward Norton, Bill Murray and Bruce Willis, will open the 2012 Cannes Film Festival.

COLOGNE, Germany - Swedish distributor NonStop Entertainment has picked up Wes Anderson’s Moonrise Kingdom for release across Scandinavia.

The summer camp-set dramedy, starring Edward Norton, Bruce Willis, Bill Murray, Frances McDormand and Tilda Swinton, will open this year's Cannes Film Festival on May 16, marking Anderson's first visit to the premiere French cinema event.

NonStop will bow Moonrise Kingdom in Sweden, Denmark and Finland, as well as Norway, where the release will be coordinated with local distribution partner Selmer Media. Focus Features is releasing Moonrise Kingdom in the U.S. May 25. 

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