Queen Margrethe II wins Robert Award for her work in Ehrengard – The Art of Seduction

5 February 2024

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On February 3, the annual Danish Robert Awards took place which honors the best in film and TV during the past year. SF Studios’ Netflix production Ehrengard – The Art of Seduction won for Queen Margrethe II’s costume design. Producer Marcella Dichmann was there to accept the award on behalf of The Queen.

Ehrengard: The Art of Seduction is based on the book Ehrengard by Karen Blixen and a script written by Anders August.  Academy Award, Gloden Globe and two-time Palme d'Or winner Bille August has directed it. 

The film features set design and costumes by Queen Margrethe II. Since 1970, The Queen has been actively engaged in a number of artistic modes of expression: painting, church textiles, watercolors, prints, book illustrations, découpage works, scenography and embroidery. She is an honorary member of the Association of Danish Scenographers for her many years of work as a set designer in Danish film, television and theater.

The film premiered on September 14, 2023, on Netflix.

Read more about the film here.