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Christian E. Christiansen

(1972 - )

Director. Born 14 December 1972. Christiansen graduated in production from the National Film School of Denmark in 2001 and worked as a producer on several Danish productions before making his directorial debut in 2006 with "Life Hits".

He was since directed several Danish feature films such as 'ID:A' (2011) and 'On the Edge' (2014). For television he has directed the second season of 'Dicte' (2014), first season of 'Below the Surface' (2017) and the miniseries 'Hope' (2018).

He was nominated for an Oscar for his short film "At Night" (2007), which he developed into his second feature film, "Crying for Love" (2008).

Christiansen¿s Hollywood debut, "The Roommate" (2011), was the first ever film directed by a Dane to go straight to number one on the American boxoffice charts. "Where the Devil Hides" (2014) is Christiansen's second Hollywood film.
Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
Gidseltagningen 2017 Direction TV series
The Devil's Hand 2014 Direction Feature
Lev stærkt 2014 Direction, Manuskript DK/Feature
Dicte 2 2014 Direction TV series
Tarok 2013 Teknisk instruktør DK/Feature
The roommate 2011 Direction Feature
ID:A 2011 Direction DK/Feature
Zoomerne 2009 Direction DK/Feature
Dig og mig 2008 Direction DK/Feature
Mikkel og guldkortet 2008 Direction TV series
Mikkel & guldkortet 2007 Direction
Om natten 2007 Direction DK/Short fiction
Råzone 2006 Direction, Idé DK/Feature
Nynne 2005 Production DK/Feature
Manden bag døren 2003 Line producer DK/Feature
Gabriels ord 2002 Hospital Orderly, Produktionsleder DK/Short fiction
Monsteret 2002 Producer DK/Short fiction
Leïla 2001 Nils' ven, Indspilningsleder-assistent DK/Feature
Gottlieb 2001 Producer DK/Short fiction
Postkort fra Mars 2001 Indspilningsleder DK/Short fiction
Ilddaab 1999 Producer DK/Short fiction
Olsen-bandens sidste stik 1998 Arkivarassistent, Produktionsassistent DK/Feature
Portland 1996 Runner DK/Feature
Sidste time 1995 Finn DK/Feature
Sort Hjerte 1995 Location manager DK/Short fiction
Juletestamentet 1995 Produktionsassistent TV series

Awards and nominations

Award Release year Festival Film
European Children´s Film Prize 2010 Chemnitz Schlingel Children's Film Festival 2010 Zoomerne
Childrens Jury - Prize 2010 Vienna International Children's Film Festival 2010 Zoomerne
Robert, Best Supporting Actress 2007 Danmarks Film Akademi Robert-uddeling 2007 Råzone
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
Lithuania Scanorama Film Forum 2014-11-06 Lev stærkt
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2014-10-29 Lev stærkt
Filmfestival Oostende 2014-09-12 Lev stærkt
Munich Fantasy FilmFest 2014-08-20 Lev stærkt
Haugesund, Den Norske Filmfestivalen 2014-08-16 Lev stærkt
Zlin Int. Film Festival for Children & Youth 2014-05-30 Lev stærkt
Berlinale 2014-02-06 Lev stærkt
Göteborg International Film Festival 2014-01-24 Lev stærkt
Rotterdam, International Film Festival 2014-01-22 Lev stærkt
Zlin Int. Film Festival for Children & Youth 2013-05-27 Råzone
Brussels Int. Filmfestival of Fantasy,Thriller & Science Fiction Films 2012-04-05 ID:A
Stuttgarter Kinderfilmtage 2011-11-17 Zoomerne
Ljubljana International Film Festival 2011-11-09 Zoomerne
Beijing International Film Festival 2011-04-23 Zoomerne
Augsburger Kinder Filmfest 2011-03-31 Zoomerne
Poznan Ale Kino! International Children's Film Festival 2010-12-06 Zoomerne
Vienna International Children's Film Festival 2010-11-13 Zoomerne
Chemnitz Schlingel Children's Film Festival 2010-09-27 Zoomerne
Kristiansand International Children's Film Festival 2010-04-27 Zoomerne
Malmö, BUFF 2010-03-16 Zoomerne
Montreal International Children's Film festival 2010-02-27 Zoomerne
Mumbai Int. Film Festival for Documentary, Short and Animation Films 2010-02-03 Om natten
Kolkata Film Festival 2009-11-10 Dig og mig
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2009-11-04 Dig og mig
Distributørvisning 2009-09-24 Zoomerne
Skip City International D-Cinema Festival 2009-07-10 Dig og mig
Göteborg International Film Festival 2009-01-23 Dig og mig
Leuven Short Film Festival 2008-11-29 Om natten
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2008-10-29 Om natten
Hong Kong, indpanda international short film festival 2008-07-17 Om natten
Danske Filmskole, Den 2008-06-02 Råzone
Copenhagen Night Film Festival 2008-03-28 Om natten
Antwerpen European Youth FF of Flanders 2008-02-02 Råzone
Los Angeles Scandinavian Film Festival ASFLA 2008-01-05 Råzone
Istanbul TURSAK Film Festival 2007-12-14 Råzone
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2007-11-30 Råzone
Lithuania Scanorama Film Forum 2007-11-08 Råzone
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2007-10-31 Råzone
Sarajevo Film Festival 2007-08-17 Råzone
Distributørvisning 2007-05-01 Nynne
Distributørvisning 2007-04-26 Nynne
Distributørvisning 2007-04-13 Nynne
Berlinale 2007-02-08 Råzone
Göteborg International Film Festival 2007-01-26 Råzone
Bratislava International Film Festival 2006-12-01 Nynne
BUSTER 2006-09-08 Råzone
Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival 2006-07-13 Nynne
Berlinale 2006-02-09 Nynne
Göteborg International Film Festival 2006-01-27 Nynne
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.