FALLS CHURCH, VA-- MHz Networks is launching a month-long special programming event dedicated to the Nordic Region. Various programming from Denmark, Finland, Greenland and outlying islands, Iceland, Norway and Sweden will populate the MHz Networks 1 airwaves from February 15-March 15, 2013.
The special event launches in support of the Kennedy Center's month-long event of the same timeframe, Nordic Cool 2013, an international festival of theater, dance, music, visual arts, literature, design, cuisine, and film to highlight the diverse cultures of the Nordic region.
Viewers will experience the intrigue of the Nordic through news, entertainment and more from TV4 Sweden, TV2 Norway, TV2 Denmark, MTV3 of Finland, NRK Norway and YLE Finland.
Primetime for the month is devoted to Anno 1790, Henning Mankell's Wallander, Irene Huss and more.
The Nordic Council produced three exclusive programs with MHz and Nordic Cool TV on MHz will also feature content from all of the Nordic Embassies in Washington, DC.
Viewers can watch Nordic Cool TV on MHz digital broadcast channel 30.1, Comcast 271, Cox 470, RCN 30, Verizon FiOS 451, DirecTV 56 and Dish Network 8077.
For the MHz 1 programming schedule, visit: www.mhznetworks.org/schedule.
For more information on the Kennedy Center event visit: www.kennedy-center.org/programs/festivals/12-13/nordic/
Additional annoucements will be posted on www.mhznetworks.org/news throughout the event month.