Anders Morgenthaler

(1972 – )

Director. Born 1972. Graduated from the Kolding school of Design in 1998, and from the National Film School of Denmark in 2002.

Morgenthaler's graduation film 'Araki - The Killing of a Japanese Photographer' (2002) was selected for Berlin and won the Critics' Award at Poitiers, thus qualifying it for screening at Critics' Week in Cannes.

The animated feature film 'Princes'" (2006), Morgenthaler's feature debut, attracted international attention for its unique visual style and direct approach, was selected for Cannes' Directors' Fortnight as the opening film and won the Silver Méliès at Barcelona Sitges and the Gold Méliès in Lund.

In 2007 Morgenthaler finished his second feature film 'Echo', which competed in San Sebastian, London and AFI Los Angeles. 'The Apple & The Worm', Morgenthaler's third film, premiered to critical acclaim in 2009 and won the SIGNIS Jury Award at Buenos Aires IFF for Children and Youth in 2010. Anders Morgenthaler's third feature film 'I Am Here' (2014) is a live-action drama starring Kim Basinger. In 2019 he returned to animation with the childrens film 'The Street Party'.

In 2006 Morgenthaler and his producer Sarita Christensen founded the production company Copenhagen Bombay.
Title Year Function Category
Mugge & hans mærkelige hjerne 2022 Direction, Screenplay DK/Feature
Organiseret vildskab 2022 Drone operator DK/Documentary
Try Hard 2021 Direction, Main screenwriter Series (fiction)
70/30 2021 Animation consultant DK/Documentary
Monty and the Street Party 2019 Direction, Thorbjørn, Screenplay, Texture DK/Feature
Når solen skinner 2016 Executive producer DK/Feature
Anton90 2015 Executive producer TV series
I am Here 2014 Direction, Script DK/Feature
Free the Mind 2012 Drawings DK/Documentary
Carsten og Gitte fejrer fødselsdag 2011 Direction Game
Carsten og Gitte passer dyr 2011 Direction Game
Carsten og Gitte på arbejde 2011 Direction Game
Carsten og Gitte lejer hospital 2011 Direction Game
Carsten og Gitte vælter skoven 2011 Direction Game
Carsten og Gitte leger med maden 2011 Direction Game
The will 2011 Consultant DK/Documentary
Carsten & Gittes Vennevilla 2009 Direction
Æblet & Ormen 2009 Direction, Fugl, Screenplay, Character design DK/Feature
Carsten & Gitte's Movie Madness 2008 Direction, Voice, Director: concept, Director: Carsten & Gitte, Writer: Carsten & Gitte, Director: Bjarnes tænder DK/Short fiction
Ekko 2007 Direction, Script DK/Feature
Eat shit and die 2007 Direction, Script DK/Short fiction
Princess 2006 Direction, Script DK/Feature
Den lille pige med svovlstikkerne 2005 Anders Morgenthaler TV film
The Diver Inside Me 2003 Appearance, Cinematography DK/Documentary
Araki - The Killing of a Japanese Photographer 2002 Direction, Script DK/Short fiction
Tyr 2002 Direction, Script DK/Short fiction
Katjakaj & Bentebent 1 2001 Direction
Katjakaj & Bentebent 2 2001 Direction
Kissmeyer Basic 2001 Graphic design TV series