Asta Film develops and produce high-end art-house features and series with emerging and established talents, based in Denmark with partners in Northern Europe.
Asta Film was established in 2002 by Per Holst. In 2017 Morten Holst and Pelle Folmer joined the company as co-owners and producers.
Asta Film is managed by Per Holst, Pelle Folmer and Morten Holst.
Per HolstManaging Director and Producer
Per Holst is an iconic and well-established Producer in Denmark, Scandinavia and throughout the rest of Europe and US. He has made numerous features and established aspiring talents and well-known worldwide creatives. Per Holst is a three-time Academy Award Nominee (with “Pelle the conqueror”, “Evil” and “All things fair”) one-time Academy Award winner for best foreign film, as well as Award winner of Cannes Palme d’or, The Berlinale and Rome International film festival.
Morten HolstCreative Producer, co-owner and actor
Morten Holst is an educated actor from the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in 2002 and The Danish National Academy of Music and Arts in 2013.
Pelle FolmerProducer and co-owner
Pelle Folmer established as independent Producer of feature films, documentaries, and award-winning shorts since 2009, building on top of a film and media career in production and post-production, initiated in 1990. Award winner at Nordic Panorama, Mo&Frise and BUFF international film festival.