News from the DFI
New crime thriller from Zentropa and Adomeit Film
24. sep 2018 | IN PRODUCTION. Daniel Borgman, whose films have travelled to both Cannes and Berlin, is bringing Ane Riel's bestselling crime novel 'Resin' to the big screen. Young talent Vivelill Søgaard Holm is playing
Democrats II pitching at Nordisk Panorama
23. sep 2018 | TO WATCH FOR. Director Camilla Nielsson's 'Democrats' toured the festival circuit a few years back, commended by critics as a rare insider's view of the writing of Zimbabwe's 2013 constitution. Now the director
The Guilty is Denmark's Oscar entry
20. sep 2018 | OSCARS 2019. Gustav Möller and Nordisk Film Spring's 'The Guilty' is selected as Denmark's submission for the Academy Awards' Foreign-Language category.
Fenar Ahmad making adventure film Valhalla
07. sep 2018 | IN PRODUCTION. Fenar Ahmad has reeled in an iconic story from Norse mythology for his upcoming adventure film 'Valhalla,' soon to finish shooting. The director and Adam August co-wrote the script for the film
Living Up to Christmas
07. sep 2018 | INTERVIEW. An acclaimed film and stage actor, Paprika Steen now launches her third feature as director. An ensemble dramedy about Christmas and all the family drama that goes with it, 'That Time of Year'
Taking the Costumes Out of the Costume Drama
06. sep 2018 | INTERVIEW. Known for his ultra-authentic, gritty current dramas, director Michael Noer makes his first Danish period production, striving to preserve all of his usual uncompromising authenticity. 'Before the
Global Love – Migration on the Intimate Stage of Marriage
04. sep 2018 | INTERVIEW. Ten years ago, filmmakers Janus Metz and Sine Plambech made two documentaries about Thai women's marriage migration to a small Danish town. Now they have returned to the subject to explore the
Neon Heart to compete in San Sebastian’s New Directors
03. sep 2018 | WORLD PREMIERE. Laurits Flensted-Jensen's debut film 'Neon Heart' will be meeting its first audience in the New Directors competition at the San Sebastian Film Festival, opening 21 September. Copenhagen's CPH PIX
Danish films and filmmakers at Toronto 2018
03. sep 2018 | OVERVIEW. Get the full list of Danish films, co-productions and film people at the Toronto Film Festival 2018, running 6-16 September.