News from the DFI
Jørgen Leth to receive Lifetime Achievement Award at IDFA
08. okt 2019 | IDFA 2019. IDFA pays tribute to distinguished auteur Jørgen Leth at the upcoming doc fest. Also, a number of Danish titles have been announced so far for the festival, running from 20 November.
Directing duo to make their feature debut with real time action drama
01. okt 2019 | IN PRODUCTION. Frederik Louis Hviid and Anders Ølholm will make their directorial debut with 'Shorta', which has just wrapped principal photography.
Queen of Hearts is Denmark's Oscar entry
24. sep 2019 | OSCAR 2020. May el-Toukhy's Sundance winner 'Queen of Hearts' about a powerful woman's fall from grace is selected as Denmark's official submission in the International Feature Film category.
Danish horror film Breeder starts filming
23. sep 2019 | IN PRODUCTION. Filming kicked off Friday, 13 September, on Danish production company Beo Starling's ‘Breeder’, their upcoming survival horror film directed by Jens Dahl.
The Cave wins audience award in Toronto
16. sep 2019 | AWARDS. Feras Fayyad took home the Grolsch People’s Choice Documentary Award at Toronto Film Festival for his Syrian war documentary, 'The Cave', produced by Danish Documentary Production. The film was also