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Gifted Idiocy

Gifted Idiocy

13 November 2013 | By Lars Movin In its transgressive aesthetics and upfront awkwardness, Lars von Trier's Dogme film The Idiots (1998) hits like a fist in the gut. Jesper Jargil's making-of film T...
Letting Go of Someone You Love

Letting Go of Someone You Love

13 November 2013 | By Marianne Lentz In Carl & Niels, director Alexander Lind creates symbolic spaces to visualise the painful recognition by two twins that their childhood symbiosis is irretrievab...
Reaching for the Stars

Reaching for the Stars

13 November 2013 | By Dorte Hygum Sørensen Can a young Iranian woman become an astronaut? Berit Madsen's Sepideh is about a remarkable teenage girl cleverly and stubbornly working towards making he...
Staged Documentarism

Staged Documentarism

13 November 2013 | By Lars Movin At first glance, Jon Bang Carlsen's Just the Right Amount of Violence resonates with the recent trend of hybrid films, but his new documentary is a natural extensio...
Someone to Belong With

Someone to Belong With

13 November 2013 A 13-year-old girl's relationship to her best friend is at the heart of Ulla Søe and Sussie Weinold's Shanne and Her Friends. Shanne's story, Ulla Søe tells us, touches on the diff...
An Inside View

An Inside View

13 November 2013 Andreas Johnsen is the one-man army who got access to Ai Weiwei. Even as the world-famous Chinese artist and dissident had been banned from talking to the media, the Danish documen...
Four Danish Titles at IDFA Forum

Four Danish Titles at IDFA Forum

13 November 2013 IDFA FORUM 2013. Eva Mulvad, Nicole Nielsen Horanyi, Lise Birk Pedersen and Trine Laier are bringing their new projects to IDFA Forum, the essential breeding ground for new documen...
IDFA Issue for your laptop

IDFA Issue for your laptop

13 November 2013 ONLINE ISSUE. Read about Andreas Johnsen's Ai Weiwei The Fake Case and Berit Madsen's Sepideh plus the other Danish films at IDFA 2013 in FILM Digital Issue for your smartphone, ta...
Afghanistan's Dandelion Children

Afghanistan's Dandelion Children

13 November 2013 | By Katrine Sommer Boysen Five Afghan children are the heroes of director Jens Pedersen and producer Jakob Gottschau's series Faith Hope Afghanistan, which follows the determined...
Boy in the Dohyo

Boy in the Dohyo

13 November 2013 | By Per Juul Carlsen At first glance, the children's film Chikara – The Sumo Wrestler's Son is the story of a small boy in a tough sport, but to director Simon Lereng Wilmont it i...
I'm Not Out to Judge

I'm Not Out to Judge

13 November 2013 | By Lars Movin Jon Bang Carlsen originally planned his new film, Just the Right Amount of Violence, as a relatively straight documentary, but the project ended up as one of the mo...
Danish Docs to IDFA

Danish Docs to IDFA

11 October 2013 | By Annemarie Hørsman IDFA 2013. A unique close-up of Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei and the unlikely story of a young Iranian girl who wants to become an astronaut – two of th...

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