Land of the Free in Karlovy Vary Competition

FESTIVAL. Camilla Magid's "Land of the Free" will meet up with its first international audience in the documentary competition at Karlovy Vary Film Festival starting 30 June. 

Nothing Happens – Deep Inside an Artwork

INTERVIEW. "Nothing Happens," a film and virtual-reality project by animation directors Michelle and Uri Kranot produced by Marie Bro, invites you inside a singular universe of snow, black birds, poetry and calm at this year's Annecy Film Festival, starting 12 June.

Historical series in development for HBO Nordic

IN DEVELOPMENT. Rasmus Heisterberg and Per Fly are the two talents behind a new series in development for HBO Nordic, which is based on Martin Andersen Nexø's pivotal turn of the century novel "Pelle the Conqueror."

June and July at the Cinematheque

CINEMATHEQUE. Keep up to date with the latest films from and about Latin America, rediscover Jim Jarmusch classics, and groove to the rhythm of Bob Marley. This and more in June and July at the Cinematheque which offers a number of films with English dialogue or subtitles for our non-Danish speaking audiences.

Cartoon Network Launches First Danish Series
ANIMATION. "The Heroic Quest of the Valiant Prince Ivandoe," created by Christian Bøving-Andersen and Eva Lee Wallberg, is the first Danish project to be launched by Cartoon Network. The comedy series will be airing this fall.
A Decade of Films That Take Time
INTERVIEW. Danish Documentary Production, co-producer of Ulrich Seidl's "Safari," has left a distinct imprint on Danish and international documentaries over the past 10 years. Partner and producer Sigrid Dyekjær sees her most important job right now as safeguarding "director-driven" stories.
First Feature Teenage Jesus in Development
BRIEF. Marie Grahtø Sørensen's "Teenage Jesus" is among the 15 projects to pitch at L’Atelier, the Cannes Festival's co-production forum.
A Heightened Sense of Presence
CANNES 2017. The hybrid installation "Separate Silences" combines sensory input and live-action VR to create an experience of slowly waking up after a coma. The work is on show in the NEXT section for creative cinema at the Cannes Film Market.
It's All About Our Shared Humanity

INTERVIEW. Life in exile is the main thread in Mahdi Fleifel's films, from "A World Not Ours" to "A Drowning Man," now at Cannes. Then as today, it's not politics but raw humanity that interests the Danish-Palestinian director. Cannes Short Films Competition 2017

Claes Bang in The Square

INTERVIEW. Claes Bang, who has more than twenty years of experience from theatre, film and television, takes centre stage in Ruben Östlund's satirical drama and Cannes winner "The Square." Östlund really makes you work for your money, says the Danish actor.

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