Press release30.06.2004 Paprika Steen's feature film "Aftermath", produced by Thomas Heinesen of Nordisk Film, and Jeppe Rønde's documentary film "Jerusalem My Love", produced by Rasmus Thorsen and Anne Diemer of Cosmo Film have been selected for the Official Competition, in individual categories, at the 39th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (2-10 July 2004) in the Czech Republic. Two other films, both from the Zentropa Productions, have been selected for side programmes at Karlovy Vary: Screening in Horizons is "In Your Hands" by Annette K. Olesen, winner of Berlin film festival's Blue Angel for her feature film debut "Minor Mishaps", and screening in Another View is Aage Rais-Nordentoft's youth film "Kick'n Rush", which was received warmly at Berlin's Panorama programme in 2004. Karlovy Vary International Film Festival belongs to the same category of festivals as those in Cannes, Berlin, Venice, San Sebastian and Locarno (as established by FIAPF, International Federation of Film Producers Associations). Represented on the Karlovy Vary Jury this year are a number of distinguished guests including film producer Ai Ruban (USA), president of the Jury, actor-director Vladimir Mashkov (Russia), cineaste Simon Field (Great Britain), former director of Rotterdam International Film Festival and actress Katarzyna Figura (Poland). Natasha Arthy and Nimbus Film's "Old, New, Borrowed and Blue" participated in Karlovy Vary's official competition in 2003. The film received Best Actor Award. "Jerusalem My Love" will be screened: Saturday July 3rd, 18:30, at Small Hall Thermal"Aftermath" will be screened: Saturday July 3rd, 20:00, at Grand Hall Thermal For further information Karlovy Vary International Film Festival www.iffkv.cz FIAPF www.fiapf.org/intfilmfestivals_sites.asp Danish Film Institute (DFI)Lizette Gram, +45 3374 3506, firstname.lastname@example.orgAnne Marie Kürstein, +45 4041 4697, email@example.comVicki Synnott, +45 3374 3438, firstname.lastname@example.org DFI Facts Sheets"Aftermath" http://www.dfi.dk/dfi/english/featurefilms/11055.htm"Jerusalem My Love" http://www.dfi.dk/dfi/english/shortfilms/jerusalem.htm"In Your Hands" http://www.dfi.dk/dfi/english/featurefilms/13907.htm"Kick'n Rush" http://www.dfi.dk/dfi/english/featurefilms/10486.htm
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