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Last Sunday all of Scandinavia could again find an occasion to gather in front of the screen at the same time, when the third season of “the Bridge” premiered. “The Bridge III” keeps the flag flying and finds the same success as the previous seasons. With 839,000 viewers this season…

This week the Norwegian Oscar Committee decided that Roar Uthaug’s “The Wave” will be Norway’s official candidate for the Oscar-nominations as “Best Foreign-Language Feature”. “”The Wave” is Norway’s – and the Nordic countries’ – first disaster movie; as a genre film with a well-written script, superbly directed, with great acting…

The trailer for the star-studded blockbuster “The Danish Girl” has now been premiered. It shows a broad presentation of Copenhagen’s cultural treasures, which constitute the scenery in which the love story of the artist couple Lili Elbe / Einar Mogens Wegener and Gerda Wegener unfolds. There is, among others, recordings…

When The Copenhagen TV Festival took place, Copenhagen Film Fund had arranged an exclusive seminar with esteemed scriptwriter and producer Howard Gordon at the Danish Film School. Howard Gordon has won three Emmy Awards for his work on “24” and “Homeland” which he created, and he is one of the…

Wednesday Copenhagen Film Fund – in collaboration with the American ambassador and Copenhagen TV-Festival – repeated last year’s success and hosted an open-air picnic at the ambassador Rufus Gifford’s residence in Rydhaven to mark the opening of Copenhagen TV Festival. This year the guest of honour was “Homeland”-creator Howard Gordon….

When the film festival in Venice, which is one of the world’s leading film festivals, takes place 2nd to 12th September it will be with “The Danish Girl”, which is funded by Copenhagen Film Festival, in the official selection. Thanks to funding from Copenhagen Film Fund the film was shot…