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Playing with audiences' imagination

15.01.18INTERVIEW. Gustav Möller's debut feature 'The Guilty' takes audiences on a tense journey without physically leaving one location on screen. Made...

Feminist Film Hits Home without Raising a Fist

15.01.18INTERVIEW. Channelling the #MeToo spirit in her feature debut 'Holiday,' Isabella Eklöf explores the fraught power dynamic between a young woman...
The Return af Malene Choi Jensen

17 Danish films in Göteborg Line-up

10.01.18FESTIVAL. 'The Return,' 'The Charmer' and 'Holiday' will compete for the lucrative Dragon Award for Best Nordic Film at Göteborg Film Festival, starting...
Zentropa’s The Purity of Vengeance Starts Shooting

Zentropa’s The Purity of Vengeance Starts Shooting

19.01.18IN PRODUCTION. An infamous women's hospital on a remote Danish island is the real-life premise of Zentropa’s fourth and final Department Q film. 'The Purity of Vengeance' just started shooting, sta...
Pint-Sized Adventurer Goes to Berlin

Pint-Sized Adventurer Goes to Berlin

18.01.18BERLINALE. Jannik Hastrup’s animated feature 'Circleen, Coco and the Wild Rhinoceros' is world premiering in the Berlin Film Festival’s Generation Kplus competition. This is the veteran filmmaker’s...
Two Films by New Talents Hit 100,000 Admissions

Two Films by New Talents Hit 100,000 Admissions

18.01.18ADMISSIONS. Christian Tafdrup’s 'A Horrible Woman' and Mehdi Avaz's 'While We Live' each passed 100,000 admissions, the latest numbers show. Both have been nominated for Bodil and Robert Awards for...
Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays

21.12.17Santa has always been at the cutting edge of technology ... Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from the Danish Film Institute!
Two films in Berlin Generation

Two films in Berlin Generation

19.12.17BERLIN. The animation film 'The Incredible Story of the Giant Pear' is invited to the Berlin Film Festival's children's film competition Generation Kplus, while the debut film 'Denmark' will be in...

Upcoming Films

Vitello / Vitello

Premieredate:01.02.2018Vitello is a boy with lots of appetite, energy and drive. He lives alone with his mum in a town house. Vitello is not the type who gets bored easily. He has friends, the mall and lots of great idea...

Hodja / Hodja fra Pjort

Premieredate:08.02.2018Hodja is a dreamer. He wants to experience the world, but his father insists he stays home and takes over the family's tailor shop. Fortunately, Hodja meets the old rug merchant El Faza, who gives...

Circleen, Coco and The Wild Rhinoceros / Cirkeline, Coco og det vilde næsehorn

Premieredate:01.03.2018Cirkeline finds a bestie with the airs of a princess, and Ingolf meets a rhinoceros who’s fed up with always being the little one. They set off together on a journey that teaches them that being in...

The Way to Mandalay / Så længe jeg lever

Premieredate:08.03.2018The film tells the story of the popular Danish singer-songwriter John Mogensen and his turbulent life as a father and a husband, but first and foremost as a musician. We follow John Mogensen from c...

The Saint Bernard Syndicate / Sankt Bernhard Syndikatet

Premieredate:10.05.2018The film is a comedy about Rasmus and Frederik, two Danish men in their 30s, who head out on a business venture. They know each other from a boarding school back in Denmark and none of them have re...
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