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Estephan Wagner

(1976 – )

Director, editor. Born 4/6 1974. Graduated from the National Film and Television School in London. Originally trained as an editor in Germany.

Wagner has been working as a documentary director for more than a decade. His debut feature documentary 'Last Dreams' (2013) made its premiere at CPH:DOX. His second feature documentary 'Les Sauteurs' (2016) won the Prize of the Ecumenical Jury at the Berlinale and was subsequently selected for festivals around the world. Wagner's films as a director have been selected for more than 130 festivals and won more than 32 awards.
Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
The Art of Repression 2019 Direction DK/Documentary
Those Who Jump 2016 Direction, Editor DK/Documentary
Life Is Sacred 2015 Editor DK/Documentary
Son 2014 Editor DK/Short fiction
Last Dreams 2013 Direction, Cinematographer DK/Documentary
Char... The No-Man's Island 2012 Pilot editor Documentary
Sven & visdommen 2011 Editing DK/Documentary
Hjemvendt 2011 Creative supervisor, Sound, Camera assistant DK/Documentary

Awards and nominations

Award Release year Festival Film
Eucemenical Award 2016 Berlinale 2016 Håbet bag hegnet
Human Rights Award 2016 Warszawa, Against Gravity 2016 Håbet bag hegnet
Honorable Mention 2016 Hamptons Film Festival 2016 Håbet bag hegnet
White Goose Award for Best Int. Documentary 2016 DMZ South Korea 2016 Håbet bag hegnet
Special Jury Mention 2016 München Documentary Festival 2016 Håbet bag hegnet
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
Helsinki Doc Point Documentary Film Festival 2017-01-23 Håbet bag hegnet
Amsterdam, IDFA 2016-11-16 Håbet bag hegnet
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2016-11-02 Håbet bag hegnet
Sao Paulo Int. Film Festival 2016-10-20 Håbet bag hegnet
London Film Festival 2016-10-07 Håbet bag hegnet
Hamptons Film Festival 2016-10-06 Håbet bag hegnet
DMZ South Korea 2016-09-22 Håbet bag hegnet
Malmö Nordisk Panorama 2016-09-16 Håbet bag hegnet
Melbourne Film Festival 2016-07-28 Håbet bag hegnet
SilverDocs AFI Documentary Festival 2016-06-22 Håbet bag hegnet
Tel Aviv Docaviv Int. Documentary Film Festival 2016-05-19 Håbet bag hegnet
Warszawa, Against Gravity 2016-05-13 Håbet bag hegnet
München Documentary Festival 2016-05-05 Håbet bag hegnet
Hong Kong International Film Festival 2016-03-21 Håbet bag hegnet
Berlinale 2016-02-11 Håbet bag hegnet
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.