Danish movies

Viewers around the globe just can't get enough of Danish crime dramas and political thrillers. And not just on the small screen; Denmark has a long tradition of producing both world-class directors and award-winning movies. Lars von Trier, Susanne Bier and Nicolas Winding Refn are just a few of the Danish directors who've produced movies to international acclaim. Danish actors like Mads Mikkelsen are becoming household names on both the silver screen and TV around the world. Surely you will become a Danish movie fan as well! Get to know Denmark through the silver screen...

Denmark has spawned many great and internationally respected award-winning movie directors. Some are brilliant, some are controversial and brilliant. 

A Royal Affair, Babette's Feast, The Celebration, In A Better World - Denmark has given birth to many award-winning movies. See the best of them here!

More than movies

If you want to delve deeper into Danish movies, there's plenty of things to do and see.

Why not take a guided walk through Copenhagen tracing the footsteps of A Royal Affair?

Or marvel at the latest IMAX movies at the Tycho Brahe Planetarium?

Denmark also has a number of movie festivals each year showcasing the best Danish and foreign blockbusters and independent movies.

Denmark is a movie-loving nation, and of course Denmark has its own selecetion of movie festivals.