Press release18.04.2003 Only five months after its kick-off in November 2002, the Danish Film Institute's FILM-X has proved an overwhelming success. More than 3,000 school pupils and over 1,000 other visitors have so far tried their hand at filmmaking in the sophisticated studio equipped with the latest technology. Teachers have also shown a keen interest in extending their knowledge of filmmaking. Courses have been provided at FILM-X for 150 teachers prior to visits from pupils whose ages range from 6 years to 18 years. FILM-X was shortly after its opening fully booked until the summer holidays. Reservations are already being taken for the autumn and winter season 2003. During the summer of 2003 FILM-X will be open for tourists as well as local visitors: from the 8th-25th July, Tuesdays and Fridays from 10:00-15:00 (the morning session from 10:30-12:30 and afternoon session from 13:00-15:00). Reservations can be made at telephone +45 3374 3412 from the 1st May 2003. For further information FILM-X studio: www.film-x.dk Studio manager: Anne Bertram, +45 3374 3670, email@example.com
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