The Distant-Barking-of-Dogs_Simon Lereng Wilmont

Danish Documentaries to IDFA 2017

10.10.17IDFA. Simon Lereng Wilmont's "The Distant Barking of Dogs" is world-premiering at IDFA, which has invited a wide range of Danish films and filmmakers...

A Horrible Woman debuting in Warsaw

05.10.17FESTIVAL. Christian Tafdrup's drama "A Horrible Woman" is making its world premiere in competition at the Warsaw Film Festival. The film explores the...

You Disappear is Denmark's Oscar entry 2018

20.09.17OSCAR 2018. Peter Schønau Fog and Zentropa's "You Disappear" is selected as Denmark's submission for the Academy Awards' Foreign-Language category.
Christina Ramsø Thomsen new commissioning editor

Christina Ramsø Thomsen new commissioning editor

06.10.17DFI. Christina Ramsø Thomsen replaces Marie Schmidt Olesen as commissioning editor of the Danish Film Institute's talent-development programme New Danish Screen.
Søren Malling and Danica Curcic to London

Søren Malling and Danica Curcic to London

04.10.17FESTIVAL. "Word of God" and "Darling" are making their first international showing at the London Film Festival 4-15 October. Competition films include "Winter Brothers" and "Bobbi Jene," both arriv...
Film critics commend The Charmer at San Sebastian

Film critics commend The Charmer at San Sebastian

02.10.17AWARD. Milad Alami's "The Charmer" won the European and Mediterranean film critics' Fedeora prize at the San Sebastian Film Festival. The director deals with "one of the biggest challenges in Europ...
Team Hurricane honoured in Venice

Team Hurricane honoured in Venice

08.09.17AWARD. Annika Berg's feature debut "Team Hurricane" was awarded the Verona Film Club Award at the 32. Venice International Film Critics' Week on Friday.Filmtilknytninger: Team Hurricane 97202. Ann...
Land of the Free to Telluride Film Festival

Land of the Free to Telluride Film Festival

01.09.17FESTIVAL. Camilla Magid's documentary "Land of the Free" has been selected for the prestigious Telluride Film Festival. The film met its first international audience at Karlovy Vary Film Festival i...

Upcoming Films

Darling / Darling

Premieredate:19.10.2017Darling is a world-famous Danish ballerina. After a long absence, she and her husband Frans return to the Royal Danish Ballet in Copenhagen to perform the classic ballet “Giselle”. She will dance t...

While We Live / Mens vi lever

Premieredate:26.10.2017Inspired by true events, the film follows four people in Northern Denmark and how their fates intertwine in a tragic accident.

All In / Fantasten

Premieredate:02.11.2017When Claus, a car salesman and a passionate gambler, gets his 19-year-old son Silas mixed up in considerable gambling debts owed to a bunch of criminals, he is forced to put his own life at risk to...

Man Divided / QEDA

Premieredate:16.11.20172095. The world is ravaged by ecological disaster. Oceans have risen and natural freshwater has gone. Fang Rung has undergone molecular fission in order to send his other half, code name Gordon Tho...

I am William / Jeg er William

Premieredate:21.12.2017William's life is anything but easy. His mother is a nut, so he is staying with uncle Nils, who lives on his wits alone. Now that Uncle Nils has racked up a sizable gambling debt and gangsters are...


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