Daniel Joseph Borgman

(1981 – )

Director. Born 1981 in Dunedin, New Zealand. Daniel Joseph Borgman graduated in Film Science from Otago University, New Zealand. He then moved to Copenhagen where he worked as a visual effects artist and film colourist on numerous feature film projects. He graduated as a director from the alternative film school Super16 in 2012.

Borgman's short films 'Lars and Peter' (2009) and 'Berik' (2010) were both selected for Cannes, the latter film winning the Grand Prix de la Semaine de la Critique.

Borgman's first feature film, the Danish-New Zealand co-production 'The Weight of Elephants' (2013), and his second feature 'Loving Pia' (2017) were selected for The Berlinale. His third feature 'Resin' (2019) was selected for Toronto Film Festival.
Title Year Function Category
All that Remains to be Seen 2022 Script consultant DK/Documentary
Resin 2019 Direction, VFX artist, Cinematographer: Additional shoot DK/Feature
The Orphanage (Parwareshgah) 2019 Script consultant DK/Feature
At elske Pia 2017 Direction, Screenplay, Cinematographer, Casting, Editor, Sound engineer DK/Feature
The Doghouse 2014 Assistant director Interactive projects
The Weight of Elephants 2013 Direction, Screenplay DK/Feature
How to Say Goodbye 2012 Direction, Screenplay DK/Short fiction
Brainy 2011 Direction, Script, Grading DK/Short fiction
Berik 2010 Direction, Script DK/Short fiction
Sky 2010 Colourist DK/Short fiction
Kvinden der drømte om en mand 2010 Grading DK/Feature
Freedom on parole 2010 Grading DK/Feature
Lars og Peter 2009 Direction, Script DK/Short fiction
Behaviour 2009 Direction, Script DK/Short fiction
The Coach 2009 Grading DK/Short fiction
Winnie & Karina 2009 Colourist DK/Feature
When heaven falls 2009 Digital grading DK/Feature
Det røde kapel 2009 Grading DK/Documentary
What no one knows 2008 Compositing DK/Feature
Flame & Citron 2008 Conforming DK/Feature
Manden og mågen 2007 Direction, Screenplay, Compositing DK/Short fiction
The Cliffwood 2007 Compositing DK/Documentary
Ung mand falder 2007 Compositing DK/Short fiction
Terapi 2006 Visual effects, Colorist DK/Short fiction