Danish Film Institute will be getting new CEO

Danish Film Institute CEO Henrik Bo Nielsen is resigning after 10 years on the job.

Birgitte Hjort Sørensen in New Thriller Series
NEW TV SERIES. Birgitte Hjort Sørensen is playing the lead in "Greyzone," a Danish-Swedish-German co-production. The series, written by Oskar Söderlund and Morten Dragsted, will be shot in Copenhagen, Stockholm and Frankfurt. Jesper W. Nielsen is directing the first five episodes.
Aesthete and Documentarian Turns 80
MILESTONE. Jørgen Leth is a singular figure in Danish documentary film. The filmmaker and renaissance man turns 80 on 14 June.
Darkland vying for Moscow's Golden George

FESTIVAL. Fenar Ahmad's revenge thriller "Darkland" is invited to the main competition at Moscow Film Festival, which sets off on 22 June.

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. 

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.
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