Audience Prefer Local Films in Danish Winter Holidays

the reunion 2

Attendance was at record numbers over the winter holiday in Denmark. So much so, that the two biggest blockbusters were Danish and the domestic market share was 51%. According to FAFID, the Danish association of film distributors, a total of 1 245 123 tickets were sold over the winter holiday, the highest number in the last 8 years. 

The two top blockbusters were Mikkel Serup and Nordisk Film’s comedy The Reunion 2 – The Funeral, and Giacomo Campeotto and Asa Film Production’s family film Father of Four – Uncle Sofus ReturnsThe Reunion 2 sold 413,000 tickets over the winter holiday for current total admissions of 443,000. The first film in Nordisk Film’s “Reunion” series, premiering in 2011, sold 517,000 tickets.

Check out the DFI for more information and statistics!

The Reunion 2: DFI Factsheet | IMDB

Father of Four – Uncle Sofus Returns: DFI Factsheet

Emma Vestrheim

Emma Vestrheim is the editor-in-chief of Cinema Scandinavia. Originally from Australia, she is now based in Bergen, Norway, and attends major Nordic film festivals to conduct interviews and review new films.