News from the DFI
2 Oscar nominations for Danish films
24. jan 2023 | OSCAR 2023. Simon Lereng Wilmont's documentary film ‘A House Made of Splinters’ is nominated in the Documentary Feature Category and the short film ‘Ivalu’ by Anders Walter and Pipaluk K. Jørgensen is nominated…
Five Danish films in the main competitions at Göteborg Film Festival
10. jan 2023 | FESTIVAL. Nine Danish films are part of the festival line-up at the biggest Nordic film festival starting on January 26. Four Danish feature films are selected for Nordic Competition and one Danish documentary…
'Holy Spider', 'A House Made of Splinters' and 'Ivalu' advance in the Oscar race
22. dec 2022 | Oscars 2023. Ali Abbasi's 'Holy Spider' is on the Oscar shortlist in the International Feature Film category and Simon Lereng's 'A House Made of Splinters' in the Documentary Feature category while Anders Walter…
The Quiet Migration invited to the Berlinale
15. dec 2022 | BERLINALE. Malene Choi's 'The Quiet Migration' is invited to the Panorama section of the Berlinale.
Danish Greenlandic documentary selected for Sundance
07. dec 2022 | SUNDANCE. 'Twice Colonized' by Lin Alluna will have its world premiere at The Sundance Film Festival starting 19 January.
'Apolonia, Apolonia' wins at IDFA
17. nov 2022 | AWARD. Lea Glob's documentary 'Apolonia, Apolonia' has won the Award for Best Film at the IDFA festival in Amsterdam.
Danish documentaries at IDFA
10. nov 2022 | IDFA. Two Danish documentaries will screen at IDFA in the International Competition and one in the IDFA Competition for Short Documentary. Get the full overview of the six Danish films and the filmmakers…
Danish films nominated for 6 European Film Awards
08. nov 2022 | NOMINATIONS. Danish films have been nominated for six European Film Awards – four of the nominations go to 'Holy Spider'.
This is not just an Iranian story
19. oct 2022 | INTERVIEW. The theme of 'Holy Spider' has become even more relevant with the ongoing uprising in Iran. But 'Holy Spider' is also a 'film noir' and a universal story about brave men and women who fight for their…