Queen of Hearts wins the Nordic Council Film Prize 2019
29. oct 2019 | AWARD. Director and screenwriter May el-Toukhy, screenwriter Maren Louise Käehne and producers Caroline Blanco and René Ezra receive the prestigious Nordic Council Film Prize 2019 for 'Queen of Hearts'.
Queen of Hearts is Denmark's Oscar entry
24. sep 2019 | OSCAR 2020. May el-Toukhy's Sundance winner 'Queen of Hearts' about a powerful woman's fall from grace is selected as Denmark's official submission in the International Feature Film category.
Queen of Hearts nominated for big Nordic film honour
21. aug 2019 | NOMINATION. May el-Toukhy's Sundance winner 'Queen of Hearts' is among the five nominees for the Nordic Council Film Prize 2019. The winning title will be announced in Stockholm on 29 October.
Three films selected for Danish Oscar shortlist
13. aug 2019 | OSCAR 2020. 'Queen of Hearts' by May el-Toukhy, 'Before the Frost' by Michael Noer and 'Daniel' by Niels Arden Oplev and Anders W. Berthelsen are shortlisted for the title as Denmark's International Feature
Strong Danish opening for Queen of Hearts
12. apr 2019 | BOX OFFICE. After winning awards at the festivals in Sundance and Gothenburg, May el-Toukhy's 'Queen of Hearts' is now opening in Denmark to stellar reviews and has reached 168,000 admissions after two weeks in