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Tonight the Norwegian-Danish co-production “The King’s Choice” has its gala premiere in Oslo, where the film’s main actor Jesper Christiansen, the director Erik Poppe and the rest of the cast and crew will attend the official screening together with additional 1400 people Oslo Concert hall can hold. Besides the gala…

Saturday night the Mexican director Amat Escalante won the Silver Lion for his new film “The Untamed” (original title: La Región Salvaje) at Venice Film Festival. The fund is proud to have contributed to the making of this thrilling piece of combined fantasy and social realism. “The Untamed” is a…

The oldest film festival in the world, Venice Film Festival, has just launched its 73th edition. As the only film in the festival’s prestigious main competition with a Danish influence, Amat Escalantes film “La Región Salvaje” is among the selected competitors. Last year Copenhagen Film Fund invested 100.700 euro in…

Copenhagen TV Festival and Copenhagen Film Fund are hosts, when four of American television drama’s absolute heavyweights visit Denmark during the upcoming Copenhagen TV Festival 17th-19th of August. These include Daniel Zelman (one of the creators of the TV-series Bloodline), Sarah Treem (head writer and creator of the TV-series The…

During the last four months “The Danish Girl” has lured 181,453 Danes into cinemas and been nominated for more than 50 international prizes. Eventhough the film no longer is on display at Danish cinemas and international film award nominations has subsided, effects of the film is still noticable. Especially the…

Not since “Dancer in the Dark” from 2000, has Lars von Trier shot an international film in Denmark. One of the reasons has been the lack of local financing. With the establishment of Copenhagen Film Fund however, it appears that the financial incentive to stay in Copenhagen finally is large…

We are happy to present Copenhagen Film Fund’s illustrated Annual Report 2015. Find information about which projects the Fund is working on, a complete portfolio of investments and what these investments have contributed to both financially and brandingwise. Tap the frontpage below and read more.  

Earlier this week the two acclaimed actors Ben Kingsley (center in photo) and Theo James visited Copenhagen to shoot the last scenes of the political thriller “Backstabbing for Beginners”. Per Fly (left in photo) has co-written the screenplay with Daniel Pyne, and also directs the film for the Danish production…

Norwegian Paradox Film just released the first teasertrailer to the historical drama The King’s Choice. The film is co-produced with Nordisk Film Production with investment from Copenhagen Film Fund and starring a fantastic Jesper Christiansen as King Haakon VII, who is forced to make one of the toughest decisions in…