Bobbi Jene wins at Tribeca

AWARDS. Elvira Lind's "Bobbi Jene" is "pushing nonfiction intimacy to bold new places," said the jury of the documentary competition at Tribeca, where the film took home three of the four documentary competition awards.

Mahdi Fleifel to Cannes Short Films Competition

CANNES. "A Drowning Man" by Danish-Palestinian director Mahdi Fleifel is selected for the Short Films Competition at the Cannes Festival 2017, running 17-28 May. 

Inside game wins four BAFTAs

AWARDS. Danish video game "Inside" won big at the Bafta Game Awards held on Thursday in London. Playdead studio also made a splash with their previous puzzle game, 2010's "Limbo."

Last Men in Aleppo wins at CPH:DOX

AWARDS. "Last Men in Aleppo," about the daily life and struggle of a group of White Helmet rescue workers in the war-torn city of Aleppo, won the main award at CPH:DOX (16-26 March).

April at the Cinematheque
CINEMATHEQUE. Satisfy your hunger for music films, explore Belgian cinema or immerse yourself in Technicolor classics. In April at the Cinematheque, there is a good number of films with English dialogue or subtitles for our non-Danish speaking audiences. Here's what's playing.
Denmark and Canada to Invest in Digital Media Co-development
COLLABORATION. The Danish Film Institute and the Canada Media Fund have announced an agreement to establish an incentive for the co-development of Canadian and Danish digital media projects.
Bodil Awards to First Features

AWARDS. Two debuting feature directors took centre stage at the annual Bodil Awards: Christian Tafdrup's "Parents" received four prizes, while Rasmus Heisterberg's "In the Blood" was named Best Feature. Trine Dyrholm was awarded her sixth Bodil trophy for Best Actress at the ceremony held 4 March in Copenhagen.

CPH:DOX celebrating first spring edition
CPH:DOX 2017. After a break of more than a year, the Copenhagen-based documentary festival CPH:DOX returns 16-26 March. With new dates comes a new competition for emerging filmmakers. Read on to discover which Danish films are nominated for this year's five awards.
March at the Cinematheque
CINEMATHEQUE. The musical is alive and kicking! Discover the inspirational sources to Damien Chazelle's Oscar-winning "La La Land," or enjoy a coffee and cherry pie with other "Twin Peaks" fans at Copenhagen's Cinematheque. Like every month, March offers a good number of films for non-Danish speaking audiences.
Film Initiative Anchored in the Middle East
INTERNATIONAL. The Danish-Lebanese film initiative Cinema on the Road is bringing great movie experiences to Syrian and Lebanese children and teens. For many of them, it is the first time they have ever seen a film, says Khadije Nasser, who is connected to the project via the Danish Embassy in Beirut.
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