Winter Brothers Presented With Dreyer Award

Hlynur Pálmason's debut feature Winter Brothers (Vinterbrødre) was presented with the prestigious Dreyer Award and DKK 50,000 at the Danish Film Institute on 21st February, in celebration of its outstanding artistic achievement. The Carl Theodor Dreyer Foundation presents the Dreyer Award every year to younger film makers in recognition of outstanding artistic endeavours to mark the distinguished director's birthday. It is funded by the annual surplus generated by Gaumont's distribution of his classic 1928 movie La Passion de Jeanne d'Arc. Eva Novrup

Greyzone | Gråzon – Season 1

OVERVIEW | NEWS | SEASON 1 1. When the Swedish security police, SÄPO, stop a suspicious truck coming from Denmark at the port of Gothenburg, SÄPO officer Eva Forsberg finds a reinforced air-to-earth missile primed for use. A Danish-Swedish anti-terror unit is established led by Eva along with Jesper Lassen from the Danish PET. They must identify the motive for such a missile being found in Scandinavia and assess the potential terrorist threat. Meanwhile, during a business trip, Danish software engineer Victoria

Liberty – Season 1

OVERVIEW | NEWS | CAST | SEASON 1 1. In Tanzania, the Knudsen family are reunited at last. Niels introduces his family to thier new life with a welcome party at the Larsson's along with other ex-pats. Despite familiarity with the language and decor of their Scandinavian friends, the culture is entirely different. Africa offers a life of new possibilities, but it comes at a cost. 2. Following the TanScan scandal in the newspapers, Jonas must find a way to minimise the damage, and

Asger Leth Connected With Jakob Ejersbo’s Liberty

Director Asger Leth has revealed that five-part drama Liberty, which premieres as part of the Berlinale Series sidebar of the Berlin International Film Festival (15 – 25 February), reflects some experiences that he shares with Jakob Ejersbo, upon whose novel and childhood the series is based. Asger Leth says: "My father lives in Haiti, and has done for over 30 years. I came to Haiti for the first time when I was 12-13 years old... So I've also lived a life