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FidaSQLENI am William / Jeg er William

I am William / Jeg er William

Premieredate:21.12.2017William's life is anything but easy. His mother is a nut, so he is staying with uncle Nils, who lives on his wits alone. Now that Uncle Nils has racked up a sizable gambling debt and gangsters are...
FidaSQLENEn frygtelig kvinde

En frygtelig kvinde

Premieredate:25.12.2017When Rasmus meets Marie, he is certain that he has finally met the love of his life. Soon, however, Marie shows herself to be a dominating and demanding creature, intent on cunningly taking Rasmus...
FidaSQLENBackstabbing for Beginners / Backstabbing for Beginners

Backstabbing for Beginners / Backstabbing for Beginners

Premieredate:18.01.2018When young and idealistic Michael lands his dream job at the United Nations, he quickly finds himself at the centre of the Oil for Food programme. He learns the ropes from Pasha, a seasoned diploma...
FidaSQLENHodja / Hodja fra Pjort

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...
FidaSQLENThe Way to Mandalay / Så længe jeg lever

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...
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Danish films at IDFA Forum 2017

Danish films at IDFA Forum 2017

09.11.17IDFA FORUM. Eva Mulvad's 'Family on the Run' about an Iranian family's fight for a life together is one of the Danish projects selected for IDFA's co-financing and co-production market running 20-2...
We Learn So Much by Moving into New Fields

We Learn So Much by Moving into New Fields

08.11.17PROFILE. Films by Joshua Oppenheimer, Camilla Nielsson and Christy Garland as well as a pair of VR projects are in the pipeline at Final Cut for Real, where the producers stay sharp by always tryin...
An Architecture of Life and Emotions

An Architecture of Life and Emotions

08.11.17BRIEF. Over six years, Kaspar Astrup Schröder followed the internationally respected architect Bjarke Ingels during the realisation of his biggest project to date, the new World Trade Center in New...
Real Life Rarely Does What You Want It To

Real Life Rarely Does What You Want It To

08.11.17INTERVIEW. Nicole N. Horanyi has played with the line between reality and fiction before. In her new film, 'The Stranger,' she aims to bring the best of the documentary and the narrative together i...
Espionage and Cutouts

Espionage and Cutouts

08.11.17INTERACTIVE. Game director Trine Laier's 'Cosmic Top Secret' delves into her parents' past as secret agents during the Cold War. The documentary game format pulls the player into a playful intellig...

Carl Th. Dreyer

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DFI acquires rights to key Dreyer films

29.08.2017DREYER. The rights to Day of Wrath, The Word and Gertrud now reside with the Danish Film Institute, which has taken over the Palladium film company’s catalogue of about 120 titles, including the th...

History unmade

03.07.2015C. Claire Thomson has ventured into the Dreyer-collection at the Danish Film Institute and traced the meticulous research undertaken by Carl Th. Dreyer in the 1940s and 1950s when he was working on...

The Carl Th. Dreyer Award 2015

16.02.2015Anders Østergaard, director of 1989 and Burma VJ, received The Carl Th. Dreyer Award 2015.

20 of Dreyer's scripts online

09.01.2015Carl Th. Dreyer’s screenplays for the company Nordisk Film from the period 1913-1919 have now been digitised and are accessible on carlthdreyer.dk. You can see manuscripts for the twenty films he w...

A Tale of Tailoring

04.03.2014The story begins in Paris in 1926. It is a tale told by Torsten Grunwald, a gentleman with a passion for classic men’s fashion and fine tailoring. The artefact in the story that follows is handed d...

Det Danske Filminstitut

Danish Film Institute /
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