The new Danish film Under Sandet (Land of Mine) has attracted international attention, becoming one of the highlights of the Toronto International Film Festival where the film received its world premiere last week. The film, which took audiences and international film critics by storm during the festival, playing to capacity audiences in the cinema.
It received overwhelmingly enthusiastic reviews, so much so that interest in buying the film has been phenomenal. Sony Pictures Classics has bought distribution rights for the American and Latin American markets. This is all several months before the film is released in Denmark, signalling a very positive outcome for Land of Mine.