Mahdi Fleifel to Cannes

12.04.17CANNES. "A Drowning Man" by Danish-Palestinian director Mahdi Fleifel is selected for the Short Films Competition at the Cannes Festival 2017, running...

Co-investing in Digital Content

23.03.17COLLABORATION. The Danish Film Institute and the Canada Media Fund have announced an agreement to establish an incentive for the co-development of Canadian...

April at the Cinematheque

28.03.17CINEMATHEQUE. Satisfy your hunger for music films, explore Belgian cinema or immerse yourself in Technicolor classics. In April at the Cinematheque...
Inside game wins four BAFTAs

Inside game wins four BAFTAs

07.04.17AWARDS. Danish video game "Inside" won big at the Bafta Game Awards held on Thursday in London. Playdead studio also made a splash with their previous puzzle game, 2010's "Limbo."
Last Men in Aleppo wins at CPH:DOX

Last Men in Aleppo wins at CPH:DOX

28.03.17AWARDS. "Last Men in Aleppo," about the daily life and struggle of a group of White Helmet rescue workers in the war-torn city of Aleppo, won the main award at CPH:DOX (16-26 March).
Bodil Awards to First Features

Bodil Awards to First Features

07.03.17AWARDS. Two debuting feature directors took centre stage at the annual Bodil Awards: Christian Tafdrup's "Parents" received four prizes, while Rasmus Heisterberg's "In the Blood" was named Best Fea...
CPH:DOX celebrating first spring edition

CPH:DOX celebrating first spring edition

28.02.17CPH:DOX 2017. After a break of more than a year, the Copenhagen-based documentary festival CPH:DOX returns 16-26 March. With new dates comes a new competition for emerging filmmakers. Read on to di...
March at the Cinematheque

March at the Cinematheque

27.02.17CINEMATHEQUE. The musical is alive and kicking! Discover the inspirational sources to Damien Chazelle's Oscar-winning "La La Land," or enjoy a coffee and cherry pie with other "Twin Peaks" fans at...

Upcoming Films

3 Things / 3 ting

Premieredate:18.05.2017The film is centered in and around a hotel where the police is negotiating the terms of a witness protection deal with Mikael, the prime suspect of a big money deposit robbery and an expert on expl...

Wolf and Sheep

Premieredate:01.06.2017A fantasy-filled drama about a community in a little village in Afghanistan and its everyday life: what is allowed for the villagers to do and say and what is not. The film zooms in on the small de...

Pound for Pound / Den bedste mand

Premieredate:15.06.2017Hansen’s marriage is a loving work relationship. He and his wife Hanne are business partners: he does the boxing and she does everything else, from housekeeping to negotiating contracts and stitchi...

Bjarne Reuters Kidnapning


Kidnapped / Kidnapning

Premieredate:13.07.2017'Kidnapping' is an action-packed gangster comedy for the whole family. In other words: It is Ocean’s 11 for children and childish souls. The movie is about Bertram’s family. Their uncle, a petty cr...


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