About Copenhagen Masterclasses

About Copenhagen Masterclasses

About Copenhagen Masterclasses

The purpose of Copenhagen Masterclasses is to inspire the most talented TV-series writers, instructors, and producers in Scandinavia by providing them with a unique opportunity to learn from some of the world's greatest creators. 

Copenhagen Masterclasses is held at the National Film School of Denmark on Wednesday, August 28th 2024.

Copenhagen Masterclasses is an exclusive event organized by Copenhagen TV Festival and the Danish Producers' Association in collaboration with Vision Denmark and The National Film School of Denmark.

Please note that Copenhagen Masterclasses is a separate event from Copenhagen TV Festival. A ticket to Copenhagen TV Festival does not grant access to Copenhagen Masterclasses. To attend Copenhagen Masterclasses, a separate ticket is required and can be purchased through our ticket shop.



Copenhagen Masterclasses are organized and developed by Copenhagen TV Festival and the Danish Producers' Association in collaboration with Vision Denmark, The National Film School of Denmark, and the following Committee.

Copenhagen Masterclasses Committee

Mette Sig, Festival Director
Camilla Pedersen, Festival Editor
Caroline Gjerulff, Film Consultant at Vision Denmark

Program advisors

Maja Jul Larsen 
Babak Vakili 
Mette Heeno 
Nikolaj Feifer 
Kasper Colding
Christian Torpe

Previous Masters at Copenhagen Masterclasses

Jesse Armstrong, Creator of Succession

Michelle and Robert King, Creators of 'The Good Fight' and 'The Good Wife'

Hwang Dong-hyuk, Creator and Director of 'Squidgame'

Steven Canals, Co-Creator, executive producer, director and writer of 'Pose'

Adam Price, Creator and executive producer of 'Borgen'

Craig Zobel, Director of 'Mare of Easttown'

Øystein Karlsen, Creator of 'Exit'

Derek Cianfrance, Director and writer of 'I Know This Much Is True' 

Anna Winger, Co-Creator of 'Unorthodox'

Sara Johnsen og Pål Sletaune, Co-Creators of '22. juli - Dagen der ændrede Norge'

Pamela Adlon, Creator of ‘Better Things’

Achim Von Borries and Henk Handloegten, Creators of ‘Babylon Berlin’

Bruce Miller, Writer and producer of 'The Handmaid's Tale'

Nic Pizolatto, Creator of 'True Detective

Jane Campion, Creator of 'Top of the Lake'

Howard Gordon, Creator of 'Homeland'

Sarah Treme, Creator of 'The Affair'

Daniel Zelman, Creator of 'Bloodline'