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Janus Metz Talks True Detective

12.02.15Q&A. Janus Metz shares his experience directing an episode in HBO's hit drama series "True Detective."

Congratulations to Ida

25.02.15OSCARS. "A remarkable film that insists on silence in a noisy culture," CEO of the Danish Film Institute comments on Pawel Pawlikowski's Polish-Danish...

Best Film to Bille August

02.03.15BODIL AWARDS. "Silent Heart" by Bille August cashed in four of its five nominations at the Danish film critics' Bodil Awards on Saturday in Copenhagen...
Capturing the Intangible

Capturing the Intangible

18.02.15PROFILE. The Danish animation studio Nørlum is on the rise and has been nominated for an Academy Award for the co-production "Song of the Sea." Founder and CEO, Frederik Ditlev Villumsen, shares hi...
Anders Thomas Jensen releases first film in a decade

Anders Thomas Jensen releases first film in a decade

18.02.15PREMIERE. After nearly ten years out of the director's chair, Anders Thomas Jensen's fourth feature film "Men & Chicken" premiered in Denmark earlier this month, enjoying a successful opening weeke...
The Art of Finding the Right Sound

The Art of Finding the Right Sound

18.02.15PROFILE. Composer and sound designer Kristian Selin Eidnes Andersen, who scored the music to Polish-Danish Oscar nominee "Ida" by Paweł Pawlikowski, talks about working internationally and how to f...

Danish Films


9. april / April 9th

9. april / April 9th12.03.2015In the early morning of April 9 1940 the Danish army is alerted. The Germans have crossed the border; Denmark is at war against Europe¿s strongest army. In Southern Jutland Danish bicycle and motor...

Skammerens datter / The Shamer's Daughter

Skammerens datter / The Shamer's Daughter26.03.2015The Shamer's daughter, Dina, has unwillingly inherited her mother's supernatural ability. She can look straight into the soul of other people, making them feel ashamed of themselves. When the sole...

Idealisten / The Idealist

Idealisten / The Idealist09.04.2015January 21, 1968 – An American B-52 bomber carrying nuclear warheads has just crashed on the polar ice near the US military Air Base in Danish controlled Thule, Greenland. A few days later, respons...


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Facts & Figures

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FILM Cannes Issue 2014

FILM Cannes Issue 2014 / The Salvation, When Animals Dream, Nordic Factory, Eva Jakobsen, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau.

FILM Berlin Issue 2014

FILM Berlin Issue 2014 / Nymphomaniac, The Contest, Someone You Love, Cathedrals of Culture, Son, Danica Curcic, Final Cut for Real, Denmark's regional film funds

FILM IDFA Issue 2014

FILM IDFA Issue 2014 / Something Better to Come / The Look of Silence / Democrats / Warriors from the North / Good Things Await / The Newsroom


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