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Pitching at Hot Docs Forum 2016

Emil Langballe & Lukasz Konopa

Emil Langballe (DK) and Lukasz Konopa (PL), a CPH: LAB team from the 2014/15 edition, are going two Toronto. Their feature length lab film with the working title ‘The Accidental King’ is selected for pitching to this year’s Hot Docs  Forum!

The team started shooting in Denmark and Ghana in the fall of 2015 with expected release autumn 2017. In addition to seed money from CPH: LAB, they already having financing in place from Danish Film Institute, Ministry of Education, Danish broadcaster DR 2 and Association of Danish Film Directors. A Polish co-producer also secured.

In Toronto Lukasz and Emil will be accompanied by Danish main producer Mathilde White Lippmann from Made in Copenhagen  and DR 2’s chief editor Mette Hoffmann Meyer, looking for additional financing, sales agents and international distribution.

We wish themself the best of luck – Such an amazing project!