Zentropa has invited a new partner into Filmbyen,
Zentropa will produce Grasten'snext three films, one of which is a fourth sequel to the popular
A new studio is being built that Grasten will rent thereby increasing Zentropa'sstudio capacity by 50%.
"Grasten's industrialapproach to filmmaking is familiar to the way we make films at Zentropa. Evenif they look differently from the outside and often find themselves to be intotally different genres," said Zentropa's Aalbæk Jensen. "At Zentropa welike the entrepreneurship behind the idea of making films without governmentsupport."
Grasten produces at least one family comedy a yearoften to commercial success but seldom with the blessing of the critics. Latelyhe has experimented with making movies without money from the Danish FilmInstitute which is usually considered neigh on impossible. Veninder and Bølle Bob og Smukke Sally do not have international translationsbut translates into Girlfriends and