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Jeppe Rønde

Director. Born 1973. Jeppe Rønde holds a BA in Film Studies and Art History from the University of Copenhagen.



Rønde's first feature documentary, "Jerusalem, My Love" (2004), about the city’s uncompromising religious character and the director’s own quest for religion, debuted in IDFA’s First Appearance Competition.



"The Swenkas" (2005), a portrait of a small group of men in post-apartheid South Africa who dress up in flashy suits to inspire others, was nominated for IDFA’s Joris Ivens Award and won a Special Jury Prize at Toronto Hot Docs.



"Bridgend" (2015), Rønde’s feature fiction debut, had its world premiere in the Tiger Competition at Rotterdam and the Ingmar Bergman International Debut competition at Göteborg Film Festival.

Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
The John Dalli Mystery 2017 Direction DK/Documentary
Bridgend 2015 Direction, Screenplay DK/Feature
Girl in the Water 2011 Direction DK/Short fiction
Quatraro Mysteriet 2009 Direction, Cinematographer Series (documentary)
Christopher elsker fly 2007 Consultant DK/Documentary
The Swenkas 2005 Direction, Text, First assistant camera, Music producer DK/Documentary
Jerusalem My Love 2004 Direction, Cinematography, Stills, Music DK/Documentary
Søn 2001 Direction, Script, Cinematography, Music, Sound DK/Documentary

Awards and nominations

Award Release year Festival Film
Special Mention, Debut Award 2015 Göteborg International Film Festival 2015 Bridgend
Prix AQCC - Critics Award 2015 Montreal Fantasia Int Film Festival 2015 Bridgend
Audience Award 2004 Reykjavik Nordisk Panorama 2004 Jerusalem, min elskede
Special Mention 2004 Reykjavik Nordisk Panorama 2004 Jerusalem, min elskede
Golden Dove 2004 Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animation 2004 Jerusalem, min elskede
Special Mention 2004 CPH:DOX 2004 Jerusalem, min elskede
Nominated for the Joris Ivens Award 2004 Amsterdam, IDFA 2004 The Swenkas
Special Jury Prize for Direction Int. Documentary 2005 Toronto, Hot Docs Int. Documentary Festival 2005 The Swenkas
Special Mention 2005 Odense Internationale Film Festival 2005 The Swenkas
Gold Dok Best Cinematography 2005 CPH:DOX 2005 The Swenkas
Gold Dok of the Year 2005 CPH:DOX 2005 The Swenkas
Best Actress 2015 New York Tribeca Film Festival 2015 Bridgend
Best Cinematography 2015 New York Tribeca Film Festival 2015 Bridgend
Best Editor 2015 New York Tribeca Film Festival 2015 Bridgend
Best Cinematography 2015 Cracow Netia Off Camera International Film Festival 2015 Bridgend
Special Mention - Cinematography 2015 Mannheim-Heidelberg, Int. Film Festival 2015 Bridgend
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
Neuchatel International Fantastic Film Festival 2019-07-05 Bridgend
Les Arcs European Film Festival 2015-12-12 Bridgend
Lithuania Scanorama Film Forum 2015-11-05 Bridgend
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2015-11-04 Bridgend
Sao Paulo Int. Film Festival 2015-10-22 Bridgend
Mannheim-Heidelberg, Int. Film Festival 2015-10-09 Bridgend
Haifa International Film Festival 2015-09-26 Bridgend
Bergen International Film festival 2015-09-23 Bridgend
Montreal Fantasia Int Film Festival 2015-07-14 Bridgend
Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 2015-07-03 Bridgend
Neuchatel International Fantastic Film Festival 2015-07-03 Bridgend
Cannes, Festival de 2015-05-13 Bridgend
Cracow Netia Off Camera International Film Festival 2015-05-01 Bridgend
New York Tribeca Film Festival 2015-04-15 Bridgend
Göteborg International Film Festival 2015-01-23 Bridgend
Rotterdam, International Film Festival 2015-01-21 Bridgend
Helsinki Doc Point Documentary Film Festival 2014-01-28 The Swenkas
Helsinki Doc Point Documentary Film Festival 2007-01-24 The Swenkas
Dokufest Prizren 2006-08-08 The Swenkas
Warszawa, Against Gravity 2006-05-12 The Swenkas
Nyon, Visions du Réel 2006-04-17 The Swenkas
CPH:DOX 2005-11-04 The Swenkas
Rio de Janeiro Film Festival 2005-09-22 The Swenkas
Odense Internationale Film Festival 2005-08-11 The Swenkas
Melbourne Film Festival 2005-07-20 The Swenkas
Cape Town, Encounters South African Int. Documentary Film Festival 2005-07-15 The Swenkas
Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 2005-07-01 The Swenkas
SilverDocs AFI Documentary Festival 2005-06-14 The Swenkas
München Documentary Festival 2005-05-06 The Swenkas
Toronto, Hot Docs Int. Documentary Festival 2005-04-22 The Swenkas
New York Tribeca Film Festival 2005-04-21 The Swenkas
Thessaloniki Documentary Festival 2005-04-01 The Swenkas
ZagrebDox 2005-02-22 Jerusalem, min elskede
Göteborg International Film Festival 2005-01-28 The Swenkas
Amsterdam, IDFA 2004-11-18 The Swenkas
CPH:DOX 2004-11-05 Jerusalem, min elskede
Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival 2004-10-26 Jerusalem, min elskede
Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animation 2004-10-19 Jerusalem, min elskede
Bergen International Film festival 2004-10-14 Jerusalem, min elskede
Reykjavik Nordisk Panorama 2004-09-22 Jerusalem, min elskede
Odense Internationale Film Festival 2004-08-09 Jerusalem, min elskede
Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 2004-07-02 Jerusalem, min elskede
Göteborg International Film Festival 2004-01-23 Jerusalem, min elskede
Amsterdam, IDFA 2003-11-20 Jerusalem, min elskede
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.