A list of award-winning Danish movies you need to see

The Most Iconic Danish Films

Looking for films that will stay with you, long after you’ve seen them? Then try these classic Danish films, all of which have won major international awards. Our Danish films guide brings together famous directors like Lars von Trier and Nicolas Winding Refn and award-winning Danish films like The Hunt and A Royal Affair, both starring Mads Mikkelsen. It also highlights the best Danish films set outside Denmark, such as Melancholia and Drive, to give you a taste of Denmark's unique film-making traditions. Use our Danish films guide as a playlist and get inspired to see Denmark for real!

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