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Heidi Maria Faisst

(1972 – )

Born 1972, Denmark. Graduate in direction at the National Film School of Denmark, 2003.



"Pagten2/"The Pact", her graduation film, was selected for Cinéfondation, Cannes. Also writer-director of the short films "Liv"/"Twinkle Twinkle Little Star" (2006), winner of Best Short Fiction at the Danish Robert Awards, and "Frederikke" (2008). Wrote and directed "Velsignelsen"/"The Blessing" (2008), double winner at Göteborg Film Festival. "Frit fald"/"Rebounce" (2011), selected for Berlinale's Generation 14Plus, is Heidi Maria Faisst's second feature film.

Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
Norskov 2 2017 Direction TV series
Arvingerne 3 2017 Direction, Screenplay TV series
Swinger 2016 Script consultant DK/Feature
Arvingerne 2 2015 Direction, Screenplay TV series
Arvingerne 1 2014 Direction TV series
Rebounce 2011 Direction, Script DK/Feature
The blessing 2009 Direction, Screenplay DK/Feature
Frederikke 2007 Direction, Script DK/Short fiction
Twinkle twinkle little star 2006 Direction, Script DK/Short fiction
The Pact 2003 Direction, Script DK/Short fiction

Awards and nominations

Award Release year Festival Film
FIPRESCI Jury Prize 2009 Göteborg International Film Festival 2009 Velsignelsen
Church of Sweden Film Prize 2009 Göteborg International Film Festival 2009 Velsignelsen
Speciel Mention 2006 Odense Internationale Film Festival 2006 Liv
SF Nordic Talent Award 2006 Aarhus, Nordisk Panorama 2006 Liv
Audience Award for Best Short 2008 Sydney Film Festival 2008 Frederikke
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
Malmö, BUFF 2012-03-13 Frit fald
Torun, Camerimage 2011-11-26 Frit fald
Oulu Int. Children's Film Festival 2011-11-21 Frit fald
Lithuania Scanorama Film Forum 2011-11-10 Frit fald
Valladolid International Film Festival 2011-10-22 Frit fald
Ghent Flanders Int. Film Festival 2011-10-11 Frit fald
Helsinki Film Festival - Love & Anarchy 2011-09-15 Frit fald
Seoul International Youth Film Festival 2011-07-07 Frit fald
Kristiansand International Children's Film Festival 2011-05-03 Frit fald
Berlinale 2011-02-10 Frit fald
Göteborg International Film Festival 2011-01-28 Frit fald
Lithuania Scanorama Film Forum 2010-11-11 Velsignelsen
Odense Internationale Film Festival 2010-08-23 Liv
Göteborg International Film Festival 2010-01-29 Velsignelsen
Mannheim-Heidelberg, Int. Film Festival 2009-11-05 Velsignelsen
Mumbai Film Festival 2009-10-29 Velsignelsen
Reykjavik Film Festival 2009-09-17 Velsignelsen
München International Film Festival 2009-06-26 Velsignelsen
Shanghai International Film Festival 2009-06-13 Velsignelsen
Buenos Aires Festival de Cine Independiente 2009-03-25 Velsignelsen
Trondheim Kosmorama International Film Festival 2009-03-05 Velsignelsen
Göteborg International Film Festival 2009-01-23 Velsignelsen
Rotterdam, International Film Festival 2009-01-21 Velsignelsen
Athens Olympia Int. Film Festival For Children and Young People 2008-11-29 Frederikke
Malmö Nordisk Panorama 2008-09-26 Frederikke
Sydney Film Festival 2008-06-04 Frederikke
Kristiansand International Children's Film Festival 2008-04-22 Frederikke
Malmö, BUFF 2008-03-11 Frederikke
Kristiansand International Children's Film Festival 2007-04-24 Liv
Buenos Aires Festival de Cine Independiente 2007-04-02 Liv
Malmö, BUFF 2007-03-13 Liv
Göteborg International Film Festival 2007-01-26 Liv
Palm Springs International Film Festival 2007-01-04 Liv
Bergen International Film festival 2006-10-20 Liv
Ghent Flanders Int. Film Festival 2006-10-11 Liv
Aarhus, Nordisk Panorama 2006-09-22 Liv
Odense Internationale Film Festival 2006-08-15 Liv
Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 2006-06-30 Liv
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.