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Camilla Hjelm Knudsen

(1974 – )

Cinematographer. Born 1974, Denmark. Camilla Hjelm Knudsen graduated as cinematographer from the National Film School of Denmark in 2003. Earlier, in 1997, she finished a course at Fatamorgana, the Danish School of Art Photography, and in 1998 at the International Center of Photography in New York, where she received the ICP prize for best documentary photography.



Hjelm Knudsen debuted as director (with Martin Zandvliet) with the documentary "Angels of Brooklyn" (2002), which she also shot. She has filmed a number of short films, documentaries and TV series. In feature film, she has stood behind the camera on films by directors such as Daniel Espinosa, Annette K. Olesen and Martin Zandvliet.



In 2016 she received the national Robert award and a European Film Award for her cinematography on Martin Zandvliet's Oscar-nominated "Land of Mine" (2015).

Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
Forget Me Not 2019 Cinematographer DK/Documentary
Land of Mine 2015 Director of Photography DK/Feature
Here and now 2014 Cinematographer DK/Short fiction
Slottet 2014 Cinematographer DK/Documentary
At Night I Fly 2011 Cinematographer Documentary
Kunsten at overleve som barn 2010 Cinematographer TV documentary
Maybe Innocent 2009 Cinematography DK/Documentary
Et hul i himlen - når mor og far er i fængsel 2008 Cinematography DK/Documentary
Lille soldat 2008 Cinematography DK/Feature
Cathrine 2008 Cinematography DK/Short fiction
Roskilde 2008 Cinematographer DK/Documentary
Outside love 2007 Cinematography DK/Feature
45 cm - Or Love as a Symbolic Communication Medium 2007 Cinematography DK/Short fiction
Frederikke 2007 Cinematography DK/Short fiction
Menneskenes land - min film om Grønland 2006 Cinematography DK/Documentary
Jeg som regel 2006 Cinematography DK/Short fiction
The prize of the Pole 2006 Cinematography DK/Documentary
Percy, Buffalo Bill och jag 2005 Cinematography Feature
Min morfars morder - en film om tilgivelse 2004 Stills DK/Documentary
Magten over kærligheden 2004 Cinematographer DK/Documentary
The Fighter 2003 Cinematography DK/Short fiction
Det går nok over 2003 Cinematography DK/Documentary
Underneath the Skin 2003 Cinematography DK/Documentary
Between Us 2003 Best boy DK/Short fiction
Frunk 2003 Assistant lighting technician DK/Short fiction
Angels of Brooklyn 2002 Direction, Cinematography, Stills DK/Documentary
4/4 all that she does 2001 Cinematography DK/Documentary
The Beast Within 1995 Production assistant: 2. unit DK/Feature

As Camilla Hjelm

Title Year Function Category
Arvingerne 2 2015 Cinematographer TV series
Here and now 2014 Still photographer DK/Short fiction
Lovebirds 2014 Cinematographer DK/Documentary
Me and my family - Martha 2013 Cinematographer DK/Documentary
Tomgang 2013 Colourist TV series
The protectors 2008 Cinematography TV series
Maj & Charlie 2008 Cinematography TV series
The Babylon disease 2004 Cinematography Feature

Awards and nominations

Award Release year Festival Film
Best Cinematography 2009 Valladolid International Film Festival 2009 Lille soldat
Det Danske Filminstitut registrerer international festivaldeltagelse og priser til danske film, dog primært de titler, som Filminstituttet varetager i sin festivaldistribution, og primært i forbindelse med de festivaler, som Filminstituttet har prioriteret at samarbejde med. Registreringen af festivaldeltagelse og priser til danske film, der ikke er i festivaldistribution, foretages kun for "launch"-festivaler ifølge Filminstituttets prioriterede festivalliste. Se listen over prioriterede festivaler.

Festivals

Festival Festival date Film
Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival 2003-10-23 Angels of Brooklyn
Nyon, Visions du Réel 2003-04-26 Angels of Brooklyn
Toronto, Hot Docs Int. Documentary Festival 2003-04-25 Angels of Brooklyn
Det Danske Filminstitut registrerer international festivaldeltagelse og priser til danske film, dog primært de titler, som Filminstituttet varetager i sin festivaldistribution, og primært i forbindelse med de festivaler, som Filminstituttet har prioriteret at samarbejde med. Registreringen af festivaldeltagelse og priser til danske film, der ikke er i festivaldistribution, foretages kun for "launch"-festivaler ifølge Filminstituttets prioriterede festivalliste. Se listen over prioriterede festivaler.