Danish Tv

On the EU, Britain Should Take Some Danish Lessons

Giles Goodall | Posted 24.06.2014 | UK Politics
Giles Goodall

The British and Danish debates about Europe have much in common - concerns about migration (read 'benefit tourism'), a sense of threatened national identity, and the division of national and EU powers (to opt in or to opt out, that is the question) - but the tone and direction differ enormously.

Could Norway's Boring TV Be Your Next Audiovisual Addiction?

The Conversation UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
The Conversation UK

In 2009 the state broadcasting company NRK celebrated the centenary of one of the engineering wonders of the world, the East-West railway from Oslo to Bergen, in a characteristically Norwegian fashion. The famous journey was filmed and broadcasted not framed in grandeur or excitement, but in real time, slowly chugging, warts and all, over six hours, from beginning to end.

VIDEO: Things Being Destroyed At 2,500 FPS

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 20.05.2013 | UK Tech

Courtesy of Danish TV show Dumt & Farligt and Boing Boing comes this wonderfully simple video. Things being destroyed. At 2,500 frames per second. ...

Danish TV Uses Assassin's Creed Screenshot To Illustrate Syrian Crisis

Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.05.2013 | UK Tech

A Danish news channel has apologised after it used an image from Assassin's Creed in the belief it was a photograph of Damascus. TV2 used a screens...

Borgen Is Brillant. Why Can't Britain Seem to Make Decent Political Dramas Anymore?

Dr Matthew Ashton | Posted 08.03.2013 | Home
Dr Matthew Ashton

There's very little serious drama looking at the people who run our country, the decisions they make that affect us all, and the general state of the nation.

Is the Success of Danish Drama Down to More Than Nice Jumpers?

Peter Skelton | Posted 02.04.2012 | UK Entertainment
Peter Skelton

You cannot half watch a Danish subtitled drama while tweeting, if you do you may well miss that vital clue or coalition negotiation. They force the viewer to put down their phone, switch off their laptop, slip on a nice knitted jumper and convince themselves that if they concentrate hard enough they really can understand Danish.