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Yesterday there was a press conference for ”The Danish Girl”, that stars Eddie Redmayne who won an Oscar for best actor in a leading role at this years Oscars. He plays Danish Einar Mogens Wegener/Lili Elbe, one of the first people in the world to successfully undergo a sexchange operation…

  The first look at the biggest disaster movie in Scandinavian film history is here. The film in question is the Norwegian “The Wave” that Copenhagen Film Fund has invested in and the Copenhagen-based VFX-firm Ghost has played a key part in bringing to life. The film is about the…

The pressday yesterday at Statens Museum for Kunst where the third season of “The Bridge” is currently being shot bore evidence of how popular Danish tv drama is abroad these years. The Danish press was strong in numbers, but there were also journalists from Sweden, Germany and England that wanted…

As the show fell Saturday night outside the residence of the American ambassador, Rufus Gifford noticed that it resembled confetti snow in a movie. The Danish film industry and several notable Danish politicians had indeed gathered inside the residence Rydhave in Charlottenlund north of Copenhagen to celebrate the ability of…

Yesterday the team behind “The Team” (renamed “Mord uden grænser” in Danish) which premieres this Sunday on DR1 gathered for a sneak peak at the first to episodes. “The Team” is a European thriller series in which police investigators from Germany, Belgium and Denmark work together on a case about…

The trailer for one of the first projects Copenhagen Film Fund invested in is here (see it below this text). The thrillerseries “The Team” (“Mord uden grænser” in Danish) starring Lars Mikkelsen in a leading part will be the big Sunday series of the spring on DR, when it premieres…

The first five episodes of “Heartless” will be screened at a special event at this year’s Berlinale in the program Generation, that for the first time will screen a tv-series. On the platform Generation 14plus “Heartless”, which aired on Danish Kanal 5 in the spring, will get its German premiere…

Popular Danish Series About Politically Incorrect School Teacher Rita Gets Third Season And Goes International With Netflix TV viewers in 2015 will be able to enjoy a third season of Rita, the Danish comedy-drama about a politically incorrect school teacher. Rita premiered on TV 2 in 2012. The series has also…

The Copenhagen Film Fund is now one year old, and has played a leading role in ensuring that Kenneth Branagh will be in Denmark to film the final episodes of the BBC’s hit series of ”Wallander”. The Copenhagen Film Fund has just recently entered into an agreement with the company…