Bodil award for best danish film

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1.
Soldaten og Jenny (1947)
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A good natured soldier with a killer right hand, falls in love with a beautiful girl who has a troubled past. (92 mins.)
Director: Johan Jacobsen
 
2.
Støt står den danske sømand (1948)
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On the 9th of April 1940, the crew of a Danish merchant ship receives the news of Germany's invasion of Denmark... (105 mins.)
 
3.
Susanne (1950)
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(99 mins.)
 
4.
Cafe Paradise (1950)
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(97 mins.)
 
5.
Det sande ansigt (1951)
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(92 mins.)
 
6.
Adam og Eva (1953)
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(96 mins.)
Director: Erik Balling
 
7.
Farlig ungdom (1953)
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Egon, a young man from Jutland living with relatives in Copenhagen, meets sensible young girl Ruth and falls in love... (104 mins.)
Director: Lau Lauritzen
 
8.
Ordet (1955)
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People believe in the dead Christ, but not in the living. (126 mins.)
 
9.
Der kom en dag (1955)
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(102 mins.)
Director: Sven Methling
 
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11.
Be Dear to Me (1957)
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(101 mins.)
 
12.
Sin Alley (1957)
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(86 mins.)
 
13.
En fremmed banker på (1959)
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(83 mins.)
Director: Johan Jacobsen
 
14.
Vi er allesammen tossede (1959)
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After a gruesome meeting with the tax authorities Alex Alexander takes a drive in the countryside to calm down... (83 mins.)
Director: Sven Methling
 
15.
Den sidste vinter (1960)
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(91 mins.)
 
16.
Harry og kammertjeneren (1961)
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Set in the late fifties in Denmark the poor junk yard assistant Harry inherits some money. He decides to use the money to hire a butler... (105 mins.)
 
17.
Weekend (1962)
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(84 mins.)
 
18.
Street Without End (1963)
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(80 mins.)
Director: Mogens Vemmer
 
19.
Gertrud (1964)
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In the elegant world of artists and musicians, Gertrud ends her marriage to Gustav and takes a lover, the composer Erland Jansson (116 mins.)
 
20.
Strike First Freddy (1965)
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Frede Hansen, a game salesman, is mistaken for a secret service agent on a ferry and kidnapped by enemy agents... (100 mins.)
Director: Erik Balling
 
21.
Hunger (1966)
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In 1890, Pontus, the starving writer, wanders the streets of Christiania, in search of love and a chance to get his work published... (112 mins.)
Director: Henning Carlsen
 
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24.
Jazz All Around (1969)
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(97 mins.)
 
25.
Ang.: Lone (1970)
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(97 mins.)
Director: Franz Ernst
 
26.
Den forsvundne fuldmægtig (1971)
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Two men disappear at the same time, one of them committs suicide with dynamite. The police try to figure... (102 mins.)
Director: Gert Fredholm
 
27.
The Escape (1973)
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(100 mins.)
Director: Hans Kristensen
 
29.
That Brief Summer (1976)
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(96 mins.)
Director: Edward Fleming
 
30.
Boys (1977)
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(83 mins.)
Director: Nils Malmros
 
31.
Me and Charly (1978)
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Youth film about friendship between two boys from very different backgrounds. Steffen finish school and do not really know what he wants... (98 mins.)
 
32.
Honning måne (1978)
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A young man finds love and settles down, but when his young wife spirals into depression they both have decisions to make. (95 mins.)
Director: Bille August
 
33.
Johnny Larsen (1979)
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The coming of age of a young man in the 1950s. (100 mins.)
Director: Morten Arnfred
 
34.
Jeppe på bjerget (1981)
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(110 mins.)
Director: Kaspar Rostrup
 
35.
Rubber Tarzan (1981)
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Ivan is a very lonely 8 year boy who is bullied almost every day in school. Even his father taunts him... (89 mins.)
 
36.
Der er et yndigt land (1983)
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(106 mins.)
Director: Morten Arnfred
 
37.
Skønheden og udyret (1983)
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When Mette and her father are left alone over the Christmas holidays to paint the new nursery the father ends up alone most of the time... (90 mins.)
Director: Nils Malmros
 
38.
The Element of Crime (1984)
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A cop in a dystopian Europe investigates a serial killings suspect using controversial methods written by his now disgraced former mentor. (104 mins.)
Director: Lars Von Trier
 
39.
The Dark Side of the Moon (1986)
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(90 mins.)
Director: Erik Clausen
 
40.
Flamberede hjerter (1986)
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Henriette is a fiercely independent nurse with the knack of solving all her friends problems, without being able to cope with her own... (114 mins.)
Director: Helle Ryslinge
 
41.
Pelle the Conqueror (1987)
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The end of the 19th century. A boat filled with Swedish emigrants comes to the Danish island of Bornholm... (157 mins.)
Director: Bille August
 
42.
Skyggen af Emma (1988)
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Emma (Line Kruse) is an eleven year-old only child from a wealthy Danish family. Emma's parents seem... (99 mins.)
 
43.
Memories of a Marriage (1989)
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Karl Åge and Regitze host a summer garden party for close friends, their son, and his family. Karl Åge is quiet... (102 mins.)
Director: Kaspar Rostrup
 
44.
Dance of the Polar Bears (1990)
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(89 mins.)
Director: Birger Larsen
 
45.
Europa (1991)
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Just after W.W.II, an American takes a railway job in Germany, but finds his position politically sensitive with various people trying to use him. (112 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
 
46.
Kærlighedens smerte (1992)
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A young woman who falls in love with her teacher is hit by heartache and challenges she is not prepared for and struggles to escape her dark frame of mind. (115 mins.)
Director: Nils Malmros
 
47.
De frigjorte (1993)
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The early 1990's: 300,000 Danes are out of work. Viggo, a machinist with two grown children, is silent about feelings... (97 mins.)
Director: Erik Clausen
 
48.
The Kingdom (1994 Mini-Series)
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The Kingdom is the most technologically advanced hospital in Denmark, a gleaming bastion of medical science... (286 mins.)
 
49.
The Beast Within (1995)
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Through the adults surrounding him, eight year-old Frederik is confronted with animalistic desires, abandonment... (79 mins.)
Director: Carsten Rudolf
 
50.
Breaking the Waves (1996)
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Oilman Jan is paralyzed in an accident. His wife, who prayed for his return, feels guilty; even more, when Jan urges her to have sex with another. (159 mins.)
Director: Lars Von Trier
 
51.
Let's Get Lost (1997)
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Three friends, Steffen, Thomas and Mogens spend a lot of time together in Julies apartment while they... (96 mins.)
Director: Jonas Elmer
 
52.
The Celebration (1998)
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At Helge's 60th birthday party, some unpleasant family truths are revealed. (105 mins.)
 
53.
The One and Only (1999)
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When handyman Niller comes to install Sus' new kitchen one day, their immediate crush is a sweet escape from both of their problematic relationships. (106 mins.)
Director: Susanne Bier
 
54.
The Bench (2000)
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Kaj is an alcoholic living on the money the Danish state is providing him. Him and his friends spend their time drinking beer at a public bench. One day Kaj's life turns upside down when a young lady and her child moves in next to him. (93 mins.)
Director: Per Fly
 
55.
Kira's Reason: A Love Story (2001)
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Kira and Mads try to work out their marriage, after Kira has been two years in a mental institution, but is she really ready for the real world? (93 mins.)
 
56.
Open Hearts (2002)
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A Dogme film about an engaged couple that is torn apart after the man is paralyzed in an accident, and the woman falls in love with the husband of the woman who caused the accident. (113 mins.)
Director: Susanne Bier
 
57.
Dogville (2003)
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A woman on the run from the mob is reluctantly accepted in a small Colorado town. In exchange, she agrees to work for them. As a search visits town, she finds out that their support has a price. Yet her dangerous secret is never far away... (178 mins.)
Director: Lars Von Trier
 
58.
King's Game (2004)
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Three weeks before general elections, the leader of one of the country's largest parties, the Center Party... (107 mins.)
Director: Nikolaj Arcel
 
59.
Drabet (2005)
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A college professor abandons his family and his career in order to champion his mistress, a student radical accused of killing a policeman. (100 mins.)
Director: Per Fly
 
60.
A Soap (2006)
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A tragicomedy focused on the relationship between the owner of a beauty clinic and a transsexual. (104 mins.)
 
61.
The Art of Crying (2006)
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Follows a precocious, eleven-year-old Allan, who tries desperately to keep his dysfunctional, rural... (106 mins.)
 
62.
Terribly Happy (2008)
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A thriller about a Copenhagen cop who moves to a small town after having a nervous breakdown. (99 mins.)
 
63.
Antichrist (2009)
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A grieving couple retreat to their cabin in the woods, hoping to repair their broken hearts and troubled marriage. But nature takes its course and things go from bad to worse. (108 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
 
64.
R (2010)
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The R of the title stands for the young protagonist, Rune, fearlessly played by Pilou Asbæk. Imprisoned for violent assault... (99 mins.)
 
65.
Melancholia (2011)
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Two sisters find their already strained relationship challenged as a mysterious new planet threatens to collide with Earth. (130 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
 
66.
A Hijacking (2012)
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The crew of a Danish cargo ship is hijacked by Somali pirates who proceed to engage in escalating negotiations with authorities in Copenhagen. (103 mins.)
Director: Tobias Lindholm
 
67.
The Hunt (2012)
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A teacher lives a lonely life, all the while struggling over his son's custody. His life slowly gets better as he finds love and receives good news from his son, but his new luck is about to be brutally shattered by an innocent little lie. (115 mins.)
 
68.
Silent Heart (2014)
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Three generations of a family coming together over a weekend. A sick mother's wish to die before her disease worsens gets harder to handle as old conflicts come to the surface. (97 mins.)
Director: Bille August