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Frederik Louis Hviid

(1988 – )

Director. Born 25/6 1988. Graduated as director from the alternative Danish film school Super16 in 2016 and was also a student at the European Film College 2010-11.

During his years at Super16 Hviid directed the short films 'Adil's War' (2014), 'King' (2015) and 'Halfman' (2016). The latter won the Young Directors Award for Best Short Film at the Cannes Festival in 2017.

Hviid made his feature film debut with 'Shorta' (2020), which he co-wrote and co-directed with Anders Ølholm. World premiere in Venice International Film Critics' Week.

He also served as an episode director on 'Follow the Money' season three.
Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
Shorta 2020 Direction, Screenplay DK/Feature
Herrens veje 2 2018 Assistant director TV series
Herrens veje 1 2017 Assistant director TV series
Halvmand 2016 Direction DK/Short fiction
The Commune 2016 Behind the scenes shooting DK/Feature
King 2015 Direction, Script DK/Short fiction
Adil's War 2014 Direction, Screenplay DK/Short fiction
Someone You Love 2014 Behind the scenes shooting DK/Feature
The Absent One 2014 Behind the scenes shooting DK/Feature
Palma 2013 Direction, Screenplay DK/Short fiction
The Weight of Elephants 2013 Runner DK/Feature
A Touch of Magic 2012 Production manager DK/Short fiction

Awards and nominations

Award Release year Festival Film
Cineuropa Award 2020 Les Arcs European Film Festival POSTPONED - ONLINE! 2020 Shorta
Best Director 2020 Thessaloniki International Film Festival 2020 Shorta
FIPRESCI AWARD 2020 Thessaloniki International Film Festival 2020 Shorta
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
Rotterdam, International Film Festival 2021-01-27 Shorta
Les Arcs European Film Festival 2021-01-20 Shorta
Cairo International Film Festival 2020-11-19 Shorta
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2020-11-13 Shorta
Stockholm International Film Festival 2020-11-11 Shorta
Thessaloniki International Film Festival 2020-11-05 Shorta
Lithuania Scanorama Film Forum 2020-11-05 Shorta
Busan International Film Festival 2020-10-20 Shorta
Warsaw International Film Festival 2020-10-09 Shorta
SITGES Festival Internacional de Cinema Fantàstic of Catalonia 2020-10-08 Shorta
Bergen International Film festival 2020-10-07 Shorta
Zürich Film Festival 2020-09-24 Shorta
Helsinki Film Festival - Love & Anarchy 2020-09-17 Shorta
Venice International Week of Film Critics 2020-09-02 Shorta
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.

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