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.
Title Year Function Category
Gidseltagningen II 2019 Direction TV series
Finding Home 2018 Direction TV series
Gidseltagningen 2017 Direction TV series
On the Edge 2014 Direction, Screenplay DK/Feature
The Devil's Hand 2014 Direction Feature
Dicte 2 2014 Direction TV series
Catch the Dream 2013 Technical director DK/Feature
The Roommate 2011 Direction Feature
ID:A 2011 Direction DK/Feature
Zoomerne 2009 Direction, Script DK/Feature
Crying for Love 2008 Direction DK/Feature
Mikkel og guldkortet 2008 Direction TV series
At Night 2007 Direction, Script DK/Short fiction
Råzone 2006 Direction, Script, Idea DK/Feature
Nynne 2005 Production DK/Feature
Manden bag døren 2003 Line producer DK/Feature
Gabriels Word 2002 Hospital Orderly, Production manager DK/Short fiction
Monsteret 2002 Producer DK/Short fiction
Leïla 2001 Nils' ven, Unit manager assistant DK/Feature
Gottlieb 2001 Producer DK/Short fiction
Postkort fra Mars 2001 Unit manager DK/Short fiction
Ilddaab 1999 Producer DK/Short fiction
Olsen-bandens sidste stik 1998 Arkivarassistent, Production assistant DK/Feature
Portland 1996 Runner DK/Feature
Final Hour 1995 Finn DK/Feature
Sort Hjerte 1995 Location manager DK/Short fiction
Juletestamentet 1995 Production assistant TV series
Christian E. Christiansen in trade directory