|A Royal Affair|
|Writer||Rasmus Heisterberg, Nikolaj Arcel|
|Starring||Alicia Vikander, Mads Mikkelsen, Mikkel Boe Følsgaard|
|85th Academy Awards|
A Royal Affair is a 2012 historical drama film directed by Nikolaj Arcel, starring Mads Mikkelsen, Alicia Vikander and Mikkel Følsgaard. The film competed in competition at the 62nd Berlin International Film Festival and has been nominated for the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar at the 85th Academy Awards. It was also nominated for the Best Foreign Language Film award at the 70th Golden Globe Awards.
A young queen, who is married to an insane king, falls secretly in love with her physician - and together they start a revolution that changes a nation forever.