Movie premiere | RIDERS OF JUSTICE starring Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Lars Brygmann, Nicolas Bro and Andrea Heick Gadeberg opens on November 19

Academy Award-winning scriptwriter and director, Anders Thomas Jensen’s new feature Riders of Justice (Retfærdighedens ryttere) premieres in cinemas across the country on November 19. Similar to his previous films, the new dark comedy will feature Mads Mikkelsen in the lead along with Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Lars Brygmann, Nicolas Bro and Andrea Heick Gadeberg. The cast also includes Gustav Giese and Omar Shargawi. The story revolves…

ON STAGE | Esben Smed stars as Hamlet at The Royal Danish Theatre

Shakespeare’s Hamlet, Prince of Denmark – the famous tale of revenge, murder and a young man’s transformation into an insane avenger can currently be seen at The Royal Danish Theatre. The highly-praised production stars Esben Smed in the title role opposite Sara Viktoria Bjerregaard as Ophelia and Jacob Lohmann as Claudius. Anton Hjejle plays Horatio in a cast that also includes…

ON STAGE | Sara Marie Maltha to star as Lady Capulet in ROMEO AND JULIET at Vendsyssel Theatre

Vendsyssel Theatre’s new production of Romeo and Juliet is a musical reinterpretation of the passionate classic, where the narrative is explored dramaturgically and expanded through newly written music by Danish jazz musician Benjamin Koppel. The title roles are played by Lue Støvelbæk and Luise Kirsten Skov, and the songs will be performed by the young singer Molly…

THE NEW NURSES Season 3 premiere – now airing on TV 2 Charlie

The third season of the popular Danish period drama The New Nurses (Sygeplejeskolen) which chronicles the early intake and training of male nurses in post-war Denmark, has returned with its third season on TV 2 Charlie. The series is also available on TV 2  Play. Returning cast members include Anna Stokholm, Katrine Greis-Rosenthal and Jakob Åkerlind. Also starring in season 3…

A PERFECTLY NORMAL FAMILY, ANOTHER ROUND and DISCO on Danish and Norwegian Oscar shortlist

Malou Reymann’s A Perfectly Normal Family starring Mikkel Boe Følsgaard and Vinterberg’s Another Round with Magnus Millang and Maria Bonnevie have been shortlisted as two of three pictures that will vie to their entry for the International Feature Film Academy Awards. The Danish Oscar committee will announce the final candidate from the shortlist on November 18. In Norway Jorunn Myklebust Syversen’s acclaimed Disco starring Josefine Frida has the chance to…

Vinterberg’s ANOTHER ROUND starring Magnus Millang scoops the Silver Shell for Best Actor in San Sebastian and breaks Danish box office record

Congratulations to Magnus Millang for winning the Silver Shell for Best Actor together with Mads Mikkelsen, Thomas Bo Larsen and Lars Ranthe at this year’s San Sebastian International Film Festival in September. The award was presented to all four actors for their performances in Thomas Vinterberg’s Zentropa drama Another Round (Druk). Prior to San Sebastian, the drama, which also…

ON STAGE | Peter Christoffersen stars in A DOLL’S HOUSE at the Playhouse – now going on tour

The Royal Danish Theatre’s acclaimed production of Ibsen’s A Doll’s House has been completely sold out since its premiere on September 18. Now the performance is touring around Denmark until November 20 after which it will returns to The Playhouse for a last run that ends on December 17. The performance stars Peter Christoffersen as Torvald and Sicilia…

Special screenings to celebrate 20 years anniversary for Anders Thomas Jensen’s FLICKERING LIGHTS

20 years ago Anders Thomas Jensen’s feature film debut Flickering Lights (Blinkende Lygter) premiered in Denmark and became a massive succes. The legendary movie which stars among others Ulrich Thomsen, Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Mads Mikkelsen, Sofie Gråbøl, and Søren Pilmark is now being screened in Cinemaxx Theatres and a number of selected Nordic Film theatres around Denmark to mark the…

Movie premiere | Jens Dahl’s BREEDER starring Sara Hjort Ditlevsen and Anders Heinrichsen in theatres now

Jens Dahl’s survival horror film Breeder tells the story of a renowned health supplement company, run by a ruthless businesswoman, which is selecting and abducting young women as part of an experiment bio-hacking babies’ DNA to enable her clients to reverse the ageing process. When Mia, played by Sara Hjort Ditlevsen, goes to investigate, she finds herself trapped, branded…

Thomas W. Gabrielsson, Henrik Birch and Sara Hjort Ditlevsen nominated for an Ekko Shortlist Award

The nominations are out for this year’s Ekko Shortlist Award 2020 and we are happy to announce that Henrik Birch is nominated Best Actor for Draget and Thomas W. Gabrielsson Best Actor for his role in Forestillingen om Juliane which is also nominated in the Best Fiction category. Sara Hjort Ditlevsen’s short film Bror is nominated for The Audience Award and The Shortlist Award. Congratulations to…