Board and organisation

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The Media Council for children and young people was established by the Ministry of Culture in 1997 and falls under the Danish Film Institute.

The main tasks of the Media Council are to classify films, to advise children and their parents on the use of computer games – and, in the role of national Awareness Centre, to provide information and disseminate knowledge and materials about children and young people’s use of digital media.

The Media Council was established by the Ministry of Culture in 1997 and falls under the Danish Film Institute.

Board members

The Council’s executive board consists of seven members appointed by the Minister of Culture:

Anne Mette Thorhauge
Chairperson and expert on children
Associate Professor, Department of Media, Cognition and Communication, University of Copenhagen

Jette Kofoed
Research representative
Associate Professor, Danish School of Education, Aarhus University

Stine Liv Johansen
Expert on children
Associate Professor, School of Communication and Culture, Aarhus University

Lars Gudmund Hansen
Expert on children
TV producer and teacher

Sune Lind Thomsen
Industry representative of Danish film distributors

Mette Raun Fjordside
Consumer representative
Head of Department, Policy and Strategy at the Danish Consumer Council

Emil Mark Nørholm
Industry representative of the Danish Cinema Exhibitors’ Association
Manager of Atlas Biograferne and Humle Bio

Staff members

Claus Hjorth
Head of Children & youth
Tel. + 45 2261 5381
clausnh@dfi.dk

Casper Hollerup
Manager
Tel. +45 2464 5253
casperh@dfi.dk

Diana Bjørn Milenkovic
Project Manager
Tel. +45 3374 3479
dianam@dfi.dk

Lisbeth Brunebjerg Holmegaard
Project Manager
Tel. +45 3374 3607
lisbethh@dfi.dk

Henrik Dahl
Project Officer
Tel. +45 3374 3406
henrikd@dfi.dk

Stine Nørgaard 
Film and Classification Coordinator
Tel. +45 3374 3601
medieraadet@dfi.dk