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…

Mikkel Boe Følsgaard, Danica Curcic and David Dencik currently filming THE CHESTNUT MAN

Netflix’s Danish original The Chestnut Man is created by The Killing’s Søren Sveistrup for SAM Productions and stars Danica Curcic, Mikkel Boe Følsgaard and David Dencik. The six-part series which is currently filming in Copenhagen, is based on Sveistrup’s novel by the same name. The character-driven psycho thriller follows ambitious young detective Naia Thulin (Danica Curcic) and her partner Mark Hess (Mikkel Boe…

Movie premiere | THE GOOD TRAITOR starring Mikkel Boe Følsgaard

Christina Rosendahl’s World War II drama The Good Traitor (Vores mand i Amerika) starring Ulrich Thomsen and Mikkel Boe Følsgaard hits the local cinemas on August 13.  The drama is set in 1940 and is based on the true story of Henrik Kauffmann who is serving as the Danish Ambassador in Washington. When German troops invade and occupy Denmark, Kauffman declares…

The 2020 SVEND AWARDS: Esben Smed and Mikkel Boe Følsgaard both nominated for Best Actor

Congratulations to Esben Smed and Mikkel Boe Følsgaard for being nominated Best Actor for Daniel and A Perfectly Normal Family respectively. Both features are also nominated in the category Best Film. This year the Svend Awards takes place in Scala Svendborg on August 26, and can be streamed live from home. The Award Show is a well established event in the Danish film…

Season premiere of Netflix’s THE RAIN starring Lucas Lynggaard Tønnesen and Mikkel Boe Følsgaard

The third and final season of Netflix’s The Rain premieres on August 6. It picks up at the exact point where the previous run left off – with Simone and Rasmus split on how best to save humanity in the post-apocalyptic landscape. Most of the regular cast members have returned for the series including Lucas Lynggaard Tønnesen and Alba…

A PERFECTLY NORMAL FAMILY and DISCO selected for Gøteborg Film Festival

For the 32nd time, Göteborg Film Festival will hand out the award for best Nordic film, Dragon Award Best Nordic Film with a prize sum of one million SEK. Amongst the the eight nominees are Jorunn Myklebust Syversen’s Disco starring Josefine Frida as the young Christian dancer Mirjam, who after a collapse begins questioning both her career and her…

A PERFECTLY NORMAL FAMILY starring Mikkel Boe Følsgaard selected for Rotterdam

Mikkel Boe Følsgaard stars in Malou Reymann’s feature debut A Perfectly Normal Family, which will be celebrating its world premiere at the Rotterdam Film Festival in January. The movie has been selected for the Big Screen Competition which is part of the festival’s Voices sidebar, featuring nine films selected based on their theatrical qualities. Written and directed…