Copenhagen Bombay

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Copenhagen Bombay
Industry Entertainment
Founded 2006
Headquarters Copenhagen, Denmark
Key people Sarita Christensen
(CEO)
Products Motion pictures, television programs
Website copenhagenbombay.com

Copenhagen Bombay is a Danish production company, animation studio and distribution company, specializing in entertainment for children and teen agers. It produces films, television, books, games, online universes and other media.

History[edit]

The company was founded in 2006 by director Anders Morgenthaler and producer Sarita Christensen. Christensen came from a position in Zentropa where she had produced Morgenthaler's film Princess.[1]

Notable productions[edit]

Esben Toft Jacobsen's animated feature The Great Bear was selected for the Generation Kplus programme at the 2011 Berlin International Film Festival,[2] where it attracted considerable international attention and was sold to a wide range of countries.[3] The documentary The Testament won a Bodil Award for Best Danish Documentary at the 65th Bodil Awards.[4]

Filmography[edit]

Production[edit]

  • Vesterbro (2007)
  • Eat Shit and Die (2008)
  • Carsten & Gittes filmballade (2008)
  • De vilde hjerter (2008)
  • Æblet & ormen (2009)
  • Fup & Svindel (2009)
  • Hvad vil du vide? (2010)
  • Tigre og tatoveringer (2010)
  • Hjemve (2011)
  • Pandaerne (2011)
  • The Great Bear (2011)
  • Restaurangutang (2011)
  • Testamentet (2011)

Distribution[edit]

  • Æblet & ormen (2009)
  • Tigre og tatoveringer (2010) )

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sarita Christensen bryder med Zentropa" (in Danish). Ekko. Retrieved 2013-03-25. 
  2. ^ "The Great Bear to Berlin". Danish Film Institute. Retrieved 2013-03-26. 
  3. ^ "Kæmpebjørn åbner døre for dansk filmselskab" (in Danish). Berlingske. Retrieved 2013-03-25. 
  4. ^ "'Melancholia' Wins Denmark's Bodil Award for Best Film". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2012-03-07. 

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