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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…

The beautifully animated French/Danish co-production “Long Way North” has finally had its world premiere. The film opened in French cinemas on January 27th and so far 160,000 people have seen it. It is the talented people from French Sacrebleu Production, Maybe Movies and Danish Nørlum, which is behind the animated…

Big congrats to Alicia Vikander who during this year’s Academy Awards Sunday night was awarded an Oscar for her supporting role as Gerda Wegener in “The Danish Girl”. It is a great pleasure to see, how the fund’s biggest production so far has gotten so much acknowledgement. Abroad as well…

“The Danish Girl”, “Wallander”, “The Bridge III”. Over the past three years, Copenhagen Film Fund investment has brought an impressive array of international productions to Zealand, and with them growth and job creation. Now another great opportunity is on the horizon. “Backstabbing for Beginners” is the new thriller from Danish…

During this year’s Berlinale Copenhagen Film Fund together with Film In Scane unveiled a fundamental restructuring of the two film funds’ film commission. Oresund Film Commission has been the film funds’ joint regional commission for 13 years, but earlier this week it was announced that the commission is shutting down….

The Danish gala premiere of the highly anticipated blockbuster “The Danish Girl” is just around the corner. On February 2nd Imperial Theatre in downtown Copenhagen will welcome the film’s creative trio Eddie Redmayne, Alicia Vikander and director Tom Hooper. Both the stars attendance at the premiere and the fact that…