Vidar the Vampire – aka VampyrVidar– is a Norwegian comedy horror film written and directed by Thomas Aske Berg and Fredrik Waldeland. It stars Henrik Rafaelsen, Kim Sønderholm and Thomas Aske Berg.
Vidar Haarr is a thirty-three year-old, sexually frustrated bachelor farmer who leads a Christian, monotonous and strenuous working life on his mother’s farmstead in the Western outskirts of Norway.
In a desperate attempt to break free from routine, Vidar prays to a higher power to grant him a life without boundaries. Unfortunately, his prayers are heard and Vidar wakes up one evening as the Prince of Darkness in sin city, Stavanger…
Vidar the Vampire was released in the USA on DVD and VOD on June 12, via Dread Central Presents.
The film premiered at The Norwegian International Film Festival in Haugesund on August 23rd, 2017 and screened at both Fantasy Filmfest, Germany and FilmQuest, USA in September, 2017.