November 8-11, 2017
FDCP, in partnership with The Danish Embassy, will be holding the Danish Film Festival this coming November 8-11, 2017.
Danish Reception Night and Screening of “A Royal Affair”
November 10, 2017, 5:30PM
Cinematheque Center Manila
A ROYAL AFFAIR / EN KONGELIG AFFÆRE (2012)
Director: Nikolaj Arcel
Total Running Time: 128 mins.
Rating: R 13
A story about the dramatic love affair and political aspirations of Queen Caroline Mathilda and Johann Struensee, physician to the deranged King Christian VII of Denmark. Caroline and Johann dream of a better world for the populace, and through Johann’s influence on the King’s governance, the power of the aristocracy is diminished and reforms introduced. But it is only a matter of time before the courtiers regain a hold on their King.