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Jesper Jargil

(1945 – )

Born 1945. Jesper Jargil is a veteran director, scriptwriter, cameraman and producer who has won numerous international awards, including the Lion d'Or at Cannes.



Documentary films (a selection): »Per Kirkeby Vinterbillede"/"Per Kirkeby Winter's Tale" won the Danish Film Academy Award for best documentary in 1996 and the Jury's Special Prize at the Biennale Int. du Film sur l'Art in Paris in 1995. Jargil's trilogy on von Trier consists of "De Ydmygede"/"The Humiliated" (1998), about the production of Lars von Trier's Dogme film "Idioterne"/"The Idiots", "De udstillede"/"The Exhibited" (2000), about Lars von Trier's media happening "Psychomobile #1 The World Clock" and "De lutrede"/"The Purified" (2002) about the four Danish directors who formed the Dogma 95 brotherhood.

Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
Mit Danmark - film nr. 3 2006 Cinematography DK/Documentary
Mit Danmark - film nr. 10 2006 Cinematography DK/Documentary
Skitser til et portræt af en maler 2005 Direction, Cinematography, Stills DK/Documentary
The Purified 2002 Direction, Script, Stills, Cinematographer DK/Documentary
D-Dag 2001 Cinematography TV film
The Exhibited 2000 Direction, Script, Cinematography DK/Documentary
The Humiliated 1998 Direction, Script, Sig selv, Cinematography DK/Documentary
The idiots 1998 Camera assistant DK/Feature
Per Kirkeby - Vinterbillede 1996 Direction, Script, Cinematography, Stills DK/Documentary
The naked trees 1991 Trailer DK/Feature
Peter von Scholten 1987 Trailer DK/Feature
Friends Forever 1987 Trailer DK/Feature
Take It Easy 1986 Trailer DK/Feature
Angels in love 1985 Trailer DK/Feature
Diary of a teenager 1969 Appearance DK/Feature
Strike first Freddy 1965 Assistant DK/Feature

Awards and nominations

Award Release year Festival Film
National Grand Prix 2002 Odense Internationale Film Festival 2002 De lutrede
Best Set Design 2002 Ghent Flanders Int. Film Festival 2002 De lutrede
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
Amsterdam, IDFA 2013-11-20 De ydmygede
Guadalajara Film Festival 2013-03-01 De lutrede
Sevilla Festival de Cine 2008-11-07 De lutrede
Bilbao Int. Festival of Documentary and Short Film 2003-11-24 De lutrede
Los Angeles, AFI Int. Festival 2003-11-06 De lutrede
Valladolid International Film Festival 2003-10-24 De lutrede
Krakow Film Festival 2003-05-28 De lutrede
Nyon, Visions du Réel 2003-04-26 De lutrede
Jeonju International Film Festival 2003-04-25 De lutrede
Toronto, Hot Docs Int. Documentary Festival 2003-04-25 De lutrede
Hong Kong International Film Festival 2003-04-08 De lutrede
Moscow - Royal Danish Embassy 2003-04-05 De lutrede
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2002-11-23 De lutrede
Amsterdam, IDFA 2002-11-21 De lutrede
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2002-10-31 De lutrede
Sheffield Doc/Fest 2002-10-21 De lutrede
Odense Internationale Film Festival 2002-08-12 De lutrede
Göteborg International Film Festival 2002-01-25 De ydmygede
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2001-11-01 De udstillede
Doc Aviv int. Film Festival 2001-03-24 De udstillede
Amsterdam, IDFA 2000-11-22 De udstillede
Oslo International Film Festival 2000-11-16 De udstillede
Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animation 2000-10-17 De udstillede
Sheffield Doc/Fest 2000-10-16 De udstillede
Ghent Flanders Int. Film Festival 2000-10-10 De ydmygede
Rio de Janeiro Film Festival 2000-10-05 De ydmygede
Odense Internationale Film Festival 2000-08-14 De udstillede
Edinburgh International Film Festival 2000-08-13 De udstillede
Nyon, Visions du Réel 2000-05-01 De udstillede
Toronto, Hot Docs Int. Documentary Festival 2000-05-01 De udstillede
Hong Kong International Film Festival 2000-04-12 De ydmygede
Mumbai Film Festival 2000-02-03 De ydmygede
Göteborg International Film Festival 2000-01-28 De udstillede
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 1999-12-06 De ydmygede
Oslo International Film Festival 1999-11-19 De ydmygede
Hamptons Film Festival 1999-10-20 De ydmygede
Toronto International Film Festival 1999-09-09 De ydmygede
Odense Internationale Film Festival 1999-08-16 De ydmygede
Göteborg International Film Festival 1999-01-29 De ydmygede
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.