New Paradigm Films
|Founded||2006 (Oslo, Norway)|
|Key people||Terje Toftenes
New Paradigm Films is a Norwegian based film production company focusing on new science, spirituality, health and paranormal phenomena. The company gained worldwide attention early October 2010 when it released its UFO documentary The Day Before Disclosure to the public through free online streaming.
New Paradigm Films was founded in 2006 by Terje Toftenes, a Norwegian filmmaker and producer of commercial and educational films for Norwegian government and industry. Toftenes had already had success on the alternative film scene with his 2005 double EBE award winning documentary on the crop circle phenomenon, Crossovers from another Dimension. Toftenes' first film under the New Paradigm Films label, was a documentary on the light phenomenon of Hessdalen Valley in Norway, followed by 2010's take on the global UFO phenomenon The Day Before Disclosure.
Free Film Streaming
On Sunday October 3, 2010, New Paradigm Films made headlines throughout the global online UFO-community, when they released their 1 hour 40 min documentary The Day Before Disclosure for free streaming on their website. The company stated that "Our goal is to produce groundbreaking film presentations that will contribute to the evolution of our common view on reality" and that "Knowledge is power, and we believe knowledge should be free" The website containing the free screening had more 150,000 hits the first week.
- Diana's Messenger
- Crop Circles – Crossovers from Another Dimension
- The Portal – The Hessdalen Light Phenomenon
- The Day Before Disclosure
- EBE Awards 2005 Best Documentary UFO Related Phenomena: Crop Circles – Crossovers from Another Dimension
- EBE Awards 2005 Peoples Choice Award: Crop Circles – Crossovers from Another Dimension
- ASPE Sir Arthur Awards 2010 Best Documentary Over 60 Minutes: The Day Before Disclosure
- ASPE Sir Arthur Awards 2010 Best Documentary Under 60 Minutes: The Portal - The Hessdalen Light Phenomenon
- EBE Awards 2011 Peoples Choice Award: The Day Before Disclosure
- "The Day Before Disclosure a Terrific Contribution". Steve Beckow/The 2010 Scenario. Retrieved 2010-10-06.
- "American Film Award to Norwegian documentary". Norsk Kornsirkelgruppe. Retrieved 2006-04-08.
- "The Day Before Disclosure Site Counter". New Paradigm Films. Retrieved 2010-10-10.
- "The Day Before Disclosure Free Internet Version Part1". New Paradigm Films. Retrieved 2010-10-03.
- "2011 EBE UFO Film Festival Winners". OpenMinds Productions. Retrieved 2011-03-11.