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Jakob Gottschau

Director, producer. Born 1956.

Jakob Gottschau is part of the journalistic documentary tradition. He has dealt with political issues such as radical Islamism, immigration and the global environment.

Gottschau has directed several films about social media: 'Facebookistan' (2015) about Facebook's censorship policies and handling of personal data as well as 'Factory of Lies' (2018) in which the director explores the infamous Russian troll factory in Saint Petersburg.

Gottschau's films and documentary series have won international awards and been shown in more than 50 countries.
Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
Factory of Lies 2018 Direction, Producer, Cinematographer DK/Documentary
Kids on the Silk Road 2017 Executive producer Series (documentary)
Kids on the Silk Road 2 - Horse fever 2017 Creative producer DK/Documentary
Girl Against Gravity 2017 Creative producer DK/Documentary
Kids on the Silk Road 3 - Poonam's Fortune 2017 Creative producer DK/Documentary
Kids on the Silk Road 4 - Music in My Blood 2017 Creative producer DK/Documentary
Life is a Beach 2017 Creative producer DK/Documentary
Facebookistan 2015 Direction, Screenplay, Cinematographer, Producer DK/Documentary
Faridullah's Day Off 2013 Producer Series (documentary)
Faridullah's Day Off 2013 Producer DK/Documentary
Layla's Melody: Faith Hope Afghanistan 2013 Producer DK/Documentary
Asadagha's Heart 2013 Producer DK/Documentary
Machgan's Resolve 2013 Producer DK/Documentary
Wali's Friend 2013 Producer DK/Documentary
Turen Går Til Mars Del 1-3 2009 Direction
Bringing life to space 2009 Direction, Production DK/Documentary
Bringing life to space 2009 Direction, Cinematography, Producer DK/Documentary
Bringing life to space 2009 Direction, Cinematography, Producer DK/Documentary
Brining life to space 2009 Direction, Cinematography, Producer DK/Documentary
100 years of Warming 2009 Cinematography DK/Documentary
Climaniacs 2009 Serial producer Anthology
På sporet af den hellige krig 1:3 2008 Direction
På sporet af den hellige krig - Ideologen 2008 Direction, Production DK/Documentary
På sporet af den hellige krig - Krigerne 2008 Direction, Production DK/Documentary
På sporet af den hellige krig - Netværket 2008 Direction, Production DK/Documentary
Fremskridt på afveje 2006 Direction, Script, Production, Cinematography Anthology
En epidemi af røg 2006 Direction, Script, Production, Cinematography DK/Documentary
Hullet i himlen 2006 Direction, Script DK/Documentary
Den udødelige gift 2006 Direction, Script, Production DK/Documentary
Den sidste antibiotika 2006 Direction, Script, Production DK/Documentary
Bly for livet 2005 Direction, Production DK/Documentary
Byer af smog 2005 Direction, Script, Production, Cinematography DK/Documentary
En forudsigelig katastrofe 2005 Direction, Script, Cinematography DK/Documentary
Det onde støv 2005 Direction, Script, Production, Cinematography DK/Documentary
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
Ghent Flanders Int. Film Festival 2016-10-11 Facebookistan
Bergen International Film festival 2016-09-20 Facebookistan
Dokufest Prizren 2016-08-05 Facebookistan
Giffoni Film Festival 2016-07-15 Facebookistan
Warszawa, Against Gravity 2016-05-13 Facebookistan
ZagrebDox 2016-02-21 Facebookistan
Rotterdam, International Film Festival 2016-01-27 Facebookistan
CPH:DOX 2015-11-06 Facebookistan
New York International Children's Film Festival 2015-02-27 Tro Håb Afghanistan: Laylas melodi
Helsinki Doc Point Documentary Film Festival 2015-01-27 Tro Håb Afghanistan: Laylas melodi
Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animation 2014-10-27 Tro Håb Afghanistan: Faridullahs fridag
Seoul International Youth Film Festival 2014-08-21 Tro Håb Afghanistan: Faridullahs fridag
Giffoni Film Festival 2014-07-18 Tro Håb Afghanistan: Faridullahs fridag
Zlin Int. Film Festival for Children & Youth 2014-05-30 Tro Håb Afghanistan: Faridullahs fridag
TIFF Kids 2014-04-08 Tro Håb Afghanistan: Laylas melodi
Prague, One World Human Rights Film Festival 2014-03-03 Tro Håb Afghanistan: Faridullahs fridag
Amsterdam, IDFA 2013-11-20 Tro Håb Afghanistan: Laylas melodi
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.