Films by Country


After the Wedding

Efter brylluppet

Susanne Bier

Orphanage worker Jacob (Mads Mikkelsen) returns to Copenhagen to confront his past in this rich, harrowing and transformative family drama directed by Susanne Bier (Open Hearts).

The Boss of It All

Direktøren for det hele

Lars von Trier

An unruly farce set in an office, Lars von Trier's latest provocation skewers ethics, capitalism and his own filming methods (camera and sound are operated randomly by a computer).

Enemies of Happiness

Vores lykkes fjender

Eva Mulvad, Anja Al-Erhayem

Tense, claustrophobic Danish doco counts down the ten days leading up to the 2005 Afghanistan election, focusing on brave, controversial female candidate Malalai Joya.

The Journals of Knud Rasmussen

Zacharias Kunuk, Norman Cohn

The makers of Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner focus on the historical moment when Inuit came into contact with European explorers and Christianity. Richer, deeper and more demanding than its predecessor.

The Monastery

Mr. Vig and the Nun

Pernille Rose Grønkjær

Award-winning documentary about an eccentric elderly man who dreams of turning his castle into a monastery and the Russian Orthodox nun with ideas of her own about how it should be done.

The Planet

Johan Söderberg, Michael Stenberg, Linus Torell

This visually stunning Swedish eco-documentary visits 25 countries to offer irrefutable evidence of global warming in the wider context of catastrophic changes to the natural environment.

Red Road

Andrea Arnold

Set in a notorious Glasgow housing estate monitored by surveillance cameras, this bristling, darkly erotic thriller about a woman hell-bent on retribution won the Jury Prize at Cannes.