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FidaSQLENDarling / Darling

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...
FidaSQLENWhile We Live / Mens vi lever

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.
FidaSQLENAll In / Fantasten

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...
FidaSQLENMan Divided / QEDA

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...
FidaSQLENI am William / Jeg er William

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...
Upcomming Films



Jørgen Leth and Danish Documentaries to IDFA

Jørgen Leth and Danish Documentaries to IDFA

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 to this 30th anniversary edition, including ren...
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.
A Horrible Woman debuting in Warsaw

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 theme of women in modern relationships, as seen...
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...

Carl Th. Dreyer

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DFI acquires rights to key Dreyer films

29.08.2017DREYER. The rights to Day of Wrath, The Word and Gertrud now reside with the Danish Film Institute, which has taken over the Palladium film company’s catalogue of about 120 titles, including the th...

History unmade

03.07.2015C. Claire Thomson has ventured into the Dreyer-collection at the Danish Film Institute and traced the meticulous research undertaken by Carl Th. Dreyer in the 1940s and 1950s when he was working on...

The Carl Th. Dreyer Award 2015

16.02.2015Anders Østergaard, director of 1989 and Burma VJ, received The Carl Th. Dreyer Award 2015.

20 of Dreyer's scripts online

09.01.2015Carl Th. Dreyer’s screenplays for the company Nordisk Film from the period 1913-1919 have now been digitised and are accessible on carlthdreyer.dk. You can see manuscripts for the twenty films he w...

A Tale of Tailoring

04.03.2014The story begins in Paris in 1926. It is a tale told by Torsten Grunwald, a gentleman with a passion for classic men’s fashion and fine tailoring. The artefact in the story that follows is handed d...

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