Nordisk Film Fonden

We support and empower film talents and encourage the great film story

Empowering film talents

Nordisk Film Fonden is a Danish foundation that is an independent part of Egmont Fonden. Our annual donation budget of 7,000,000 DKK covers four areas supporting and empowering talents within the film industry:

  • Store Isbjørn and Lille Isbjørn are travel scholarships for Danish film talents to develop artistic and technical skills while travelling abroad.
  • Isbjørn Project Scheme enforcing innovation and talent development. 
  • Isbjørn Signature are self-initiated projects such as The Polar Bear Author Camp and PictureThis_
  • Nordisk Film Fonden awards three awards in Denmark at ISBJØRNEN, one in Norway, one in Finland and one in Sweden.

Our purpose is to strengthen great storytelling & digital competences among talents in the film industry.