Magazine article Screen International

Madsen's Superclasico Enters Oscar Race for Denmark

Magazine article Screen International

Madsen's Superclasico Enters Oscar Race for Denmark

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Danish veteran director Ole Christian Madsen's Superclasico has been chosen as the Danish submission for the Foreign Language Oscar.

A member of the so called "golden cohort" at the Danish National Film School in the early 1990s, with Thomas Vinterberg and Per Fly, Ole Christian Madsen will fly the Danish colours in thw Best Foreign-Language Oscar race.

The local Oscar committee, chaired by producer Per Holst, chose to submit Madsen's new feature, Superclásico, as the Danish candidate, in favour of Martin Zandvliet's A Funny Man (Dirch) and Pernille Fischer Christensen's A Family (En Familie).

Produced by Lars Bredo Rahbek and Signe Leick Jensen for Nimbus Film, with support from the Danish Film Institute, Superclásico stars Anders W Berthelsen, Paprika Steen and Jamie Morton. It was launched domestically on March 17 to take 185,000 admissions. …

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