Kollektivet (The Commune)
Curzon Film World
Kollektivet (The Commune) trailer via Zentropa
Total project grant (euros)
Call publication date
6 Oct 2014
2 Jul 2015
Result publication date
4 Nov 2015
UK release date
29 Jul 2016
Kollektivet (The Commune) is a Danish drama, directed by Thomas Vinterberg and set in 1970s Copenhagen, where a couple’s experiment in group living reveals faultlines in their own relationship
Trine Dyrholm was awarded the Silver Bear for Best Actress at the 2016 Berlin International Film Festival.
Danish production company Zentropa also received €60,000 for the development of the film through Creative Europe.
Louisa Dent, Managing Director of Curzon Artificial Eye, said:
"Creative Europe support makes a significant contribution to Curzon's ability to champion European film. It not only helps us take acquisition risks and mount ambitious releases of non-national European films, but also encourages collaboration with European partners such as sales agents and filmmakers."
Curzon has also received funding from Creative Europe to support the release of European films in the UK through the Automatic Distribution scheme.