Danish anchorman to host EFA Awards

Honorees include Judi Dench, Dogme creators

COLOGNE, Germany -- Danish star anchorman Mikael Bertelsen will host the 2008 European Film Awards in front of a crowd that will include Danish royalty and the creme de la creme of European cinema.

The EFAs will be held Dec. 6 in Copenhagen and broadcast in more than 40 countries, including live coverage on Danish public broadcaster DR2.

This year's guest list includes Oscar winner Judi Dench, who will receive an EFA lifetime achievement award, and Danish directors Soren Kragh-Jacobsen, Kristian Levring, Lars von Trier and Thomas Vinterberg, who will be honored with a joint European achievement in world cinema prize for inventing the Dogme filmmaking movement.
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