Magazine article Screen International

Thykier, Foldager Plan Danish Football Feature with Barfoed

Magazine article Screen International

Thykier, Foldager Plan Danish Football Feature with Barfoed

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Kris Thykier's UK-based PeaPie Films is partnering with Meta Foldager's Meta Films to produce Denmark '92, about Denmark's unlikely victory at the 1992 UEFA European Football Championship.

Anders August, whose credits include Applause, Superclasico and A Funny Man, will write for director Kasper Barfoed (The Numbers Station).

The Danish team only qualified for the championship because of the breakup of Yugoslavia, and yet the underdogs went on to win the title against all odds.

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Denmark '92

Kris Thykier said: "Anders and Kasper are at the very top of their game and together we feel we have the right team to bring this unbelievable story to the big screen for the first time. We believe that this story has enormous potential not just in Scandinavia but around the world and look forward to a truly Danish collaboration with international commercial appeal. …

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