Creativity, protest, training: Three modes of independent filmmaking in Denmark

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Abstract

Generally unsubsidized filmmakers from Denmark know and appropriate the concept ‘indiefilm’, but the filmmakers relate to the notion in different ways. Some never really uses the concept, some passively acknowledge its existence, while others actively use it to gain a voice. Based on 38 interviews with directors, producers, actors and institutional representatives about the Danish independent film scene this article frames three modes of thought among the independent filmmakers: creative freedom, system protest, and training camps.
Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal of Scandinavian Cinema
Volume6
Issue number1
Pages (from-to)53-61
Number of pages9
ISSN2042-7891
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2016

Keywords

  • independent film
  • creativity
  • digital innovation
  • film as protest
  • film production
  • Danish film culture

Projects

Is there such a thing as Danish independent film?

Hansen, K. T.

01/02/201331/01/2016

Project: Research

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