Barbara Topsøe-Rothenborg

(1979 – )

Director, screenwriter. Born in 1979, Denmark.

Started her career in film and television at the age of six with the title role in the children's television series, 'Nana'. Over the next years, she starred in nine films, produced documentary programs and created her own variety show 'Barbara's Galaxy'.

She started directing at age 19 and was commissioned to direct short films for Danish television. In 2001, she moved to Hollywood, where she started a career as a 1st AD and has since worked as a writer, director and producer of commercials and short films. She made her feature film debut with 'The First Time' (2010). Her sophomore feature was 'One-Two-Three Now!' (2016), followed by 'The Food Club' (2020).
Filmography Music
Title Year Function Category
Bytte bytte baby 2023 Direction DK/Feature
Hvide Sande 2021 Direction Series (fiction)
The Food Club 2020 Direction, Story, Additional writing, Executive producer DK/Feature
One-Two-Three Now! 2016 Direction DK/Feature
Mit 50/50 liv 2016 Direction TV series
Crumbs - All at Stake 2014 Direction DK/Feature
Catch the Dream 2013 Unit manager DK/Feature
Sjit happens 2012 Direction, Casting TV series
This life 2012 Unit manager DK/Feature
Love at First Hiccup 2009 Direction, Script Feature
The Duality of Love 2008 Direction, Script DK/Short fiction
Brothers & fathers 2007 Direction, Script, Producer Short fiction
Timothy's fable 2007 Direction, Script, Producer Short fiction
The curse of the pillow tag 2006 Direction, Script, Producer Short fiction
Klinkevals - Juliane 1999 Amalie TV series
The monkeys and the secret weapon 1995 Maja DK/Feature
The Troll Movie, Viktor and Viktoria 1993 Appearance DK/Feature
Crumb at a Gallop 1992 Yrsa DK/Feature
The Crumbs 1991 Yrsa DK/Feature
War of the birds 1990 Olivia som stor DK/Feature
Nana 1988 Nana TV series
Dage med oldefar 1988 Appearance DK/Documentary
Music Year Film Function
Trollerollerolleskovv 1993 Viktor og Viktoria Singing
Barbara Topsøe-Rothenborg in trade directory