Ditte Milsted

/B. 1982

Producer. Born 12/12 1982. Graduated as a producer from the National Film School of Denmark in 2011. Has a EAVE Producers Workshop degree from 2015. Holds a BA in film and media studies from the University of Copenhagen in 2007.

In 2011 Milsted established the Profile Pictures production company together with producers Jacob Jarek and Thor Sigurjonsson.

Milsted's first feature film as producer was "When Animals Dream" (2014), which premiered at the Cannes Festival. Milsted was co-producer on the Icelandic feature film "Rams" (2015), which received a number of awards, including the main prize of Un certain regard at the Cannes Festival.

In 2017 Milsted is selected to participate in Producers on the Move, the European networking platform for young producers that takes place every year during the Cannes Festival.


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Film Year Function Category
Under the Tree 2018 Feature
3 Things 2017 Executive producer DK/Feature
Darkland 2017 DK/Feature
In the Blood 2016 Executive producer DK/Feature
No Regrets 2016 Producer DK/Documentary
Lukas & The Aspies 2015 Line producer DK/Short fiction
Riders 2015 Producer DK/Short fiction
Rams 2015 Co-producer Feature
When Animals Dream 2014 Producer DK/Feature
París Nordursins 2014 Co-producer Feature
Sex, Drugs & Taxation 2013 Associate producer DK/Feature
Weekend Dad 2013 Producer DK/Short fiction
Tabu 2012 Production DK/Short fiction
My brother Karim 2011 Producer DK/Short fiction
Wig Studio 2011 Producer DK/Documentary
Grandma and Bob 2007 Direction DK/Documentary
Daddy-O 2006 Continuity DK/Short fiction
Les amours perdus 2005 Continuity DK/Short fiction
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Awards and nominations

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Award Release year Festivals Film
Best Director:
Jonas Alexander Arnby
2014 Athens International Film Festival 2014 When Animals Dream
Robert, Best Short Fiction Film (long) 2014 Danmarks Film Akademi Robert-uddeling 2014 Weekend Dad
Best Short Film 2013 Giffoni Film Festival 2013 Weekend Dad
Best Short Fiction 2013 Rimouski Carrousel Int. Youth F.F. 2013 Weekend Dad

Festival screenings

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Festivals Festival date Film
Kristiansand filmfestival UNG 14-04-2015 When Animals Dream
Malmö, BUFF 09-03-2015 When Animals Dream
Malaga International Fantastic Film Festival 20-11-2014 When Animals Dream
Torun, Camerimage 15-11-2014 When Animals Dream
Razor Reel Fantastic Film Festival 06-11-2014 When Animals Dream
Stockholm International Film Festival 05-11-2014 When Animals Dream
Kiev Molodist Int. Film Festival 25-10-2014 When Animals Dream
Morelia International Film Festival 17-10-2014 When Animals Dream
Sao Paulo Int. Film Festival 16-10-2014 When Animals Dream
Open St. Petersburg Student Film Festival “Beginning” 10-10-2014 When Animals Dream
London Film Festival 08-10-2014 When Animals Dream
SITGES Festival Internacional de Cinema Fantàstic of Catalonia 03-10-2014 When Animals Dream
Bergen International Film festival 24-09-2014 When Animals Dream
Malmö Nordisk Panorama 19-09-2014 Weekend Dad
Austin Fantastic Fest 18-09-2014 When Animals Dream
Helsinki Film Festival 18-09-2014 When Animals Dream
Athens International Film Festival 17-09-2014 When Animals Dream
Kulturmøde Mors 21-08-2014 Weekend Dad
Melbourne Film Festival 31-07-2014 When Animals Dream
Montreal Fantasia Int Film Festival 17-07-2014 When Animals Dream
Wellington - New Zealand Film Festival 17-07-2014 When Animals Dream
Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival 17-07-2014 When Animals Dream
VOICES Festival, Vologda 04-07-2014 When Animals Dream
München International Film Festival 27-06-2014 When Animals Dream
Slatina, Dreamfest 18-06-2014 Weekend Dad
Sydney Film Festival 04-06-2014 When Animals Dream
Hamburg Kinderfilmfestival 03-06-2014 Weekend Dad
Semaine de la Critique, Cannes 15-05-2014 When Animals Dream
Cannes, Festival de 14-05-2014 When Animals Dream
Halifax, ViewFinders: International FF for Youth 06-04-2014 Weekend Dad
Saguenay International Short Film Festival 12-03-2014 Weekend Dad
Danmarks Film Akademi 26-01-2014 Weekend Dad
Thessaloniki International Film Festival 01-11-2013 Weekend Dad
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 30-10-2013 Weekend Dad
Zagreb Film Festival 20-10-2013 Weekend Dad
Rimouski Carrousel Int. Youth F.F. 22-09-2013 Weekend Dad
BUSTER 05-09-2013 Weekend Dad
Giffoni Film Festival 19-07-2013 Weekend Dad
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Registration of festival participation and awards

The Danish Film Institute registers international festival participation and awards for Danish films, though primarily for films whose festival distribution is handled by the Danish Film Institute, and primarily in connection with festivals prioritised by the Danish Film Institute. Festival participation and awards regarding Danish films that are not handled through the Danish Film Institute's festival distribution will only be registered in connection with "launch" festivals, according to the Danish Film Institute's list of priority festivals. See the list of priority festivals.

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