Sieling's The Man to Göteborg

11.01.17FESTIVAL. Feature films, documentaries, TV drama and short films – Danish film is widely represented at this year's big Nordic festival in Gothenburg...

Esben Smed is Shooting Star

15.12.16BERLIN 2017. Esben Smed, who takes his first lead in "Amina's Letters" premiering in March, is selected as one of ten European Shooting Stars, the promotional...

Hygge through the Ages

20.12.16STREAMING. Hygge is hot. Barely pronounceable, the concept even made the shortlist for Word of the Year in the UK. But what does it mean? One way to...
Nominees for the industry's Robert Awards

Nominees for the industry's Robert Awards

13.01.17ROBERT 2017. Horror in the L.A. fashion world, communal living in the 1970s and tyranny in a 1960s boarding school – the Danish Film Academy reveal their choices for this year's Robert Awards nomin...
The Commune and Parents at the Fore in Bodil Awards

The Commune and Parents at the Fore in Bodil Awards

12.01.17BODIL 2017. Of the five films running for best Danish film, no less than three are first features. Top scorer in this year's nominations for the Danish critics' Bodil Awards is Thomas Vinterberg's...
"I Have a Very Quick Pace in My Life"

"I Have a Very Quick Pace in My Life"

11.01.17INTERVIEW. Charlotte Sieling has directed Danish television series like "Unit 1," "The Killing" and "The Bridge" and has greatly enjoyed her work on American shows. Making "The Man" was a passion p...
January at the Cinematheque

January at the Cinematheque

22.12.16CINEMATHEQUE. Put some spark into your film choices for January with Dirty Harry Callahan, or get your head spinning with the master of paradox, David Lynch. If you are in Copenhagen, read on to fi...
Land of Mine on Oscar shortlist

Land of Mine on Oscar shortlist

16.12.16OSCAR 2017. Martin Zandvliet and Nordisk Film's "Land of Mine" is voted through to the next round in the Oscar countdown. The five final nominees in the Foreign Language Film category will be selec...

Upcomming Films

Darkland / Underverden

Premieredate:19.01.2017Zaid is a successful surgeon and lives in a fancy apartment with his pregnant girlfriend. One night Zaid’s younger brother, Yasin, knocks on his door and asks his brother for money. Zaid refuses. A...

All For Three / Alle for tre

Premieredate:02.02.2017Ralf and Nikolai are petty-criminal siblings. The third brother, Timo, has become a law-abiding citizen and has found a job as a nursery teacher. Nikolai has got a divorce and is about to lose visi...

Father of Four – at the top / Far til fire - på toppen

Premieredate:09.02.2017Everyone is afraid of something - Dad also. He is so scared of heights and he has a new job on the 27th floor. If he is able to kkep it, he will save hisfamily from across country move, so the fami...

The Man / Mesteren

Premieredate:02.03.2017Simon is the king of the Danish art scene. He is successful and rich, has a beautiful wife and a young mistress. Out of the blue his son Casper, whom he never knew, shows up on his doorstep. Casper...

Letters for Amina / Aminas breve

Premieredate:09.03.2017Janus, who has just been discharged from a psychiatric ward, is armed with a single mission. He must find Amina, his friend from high school – no matter the cost. The many letters he received from...


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