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Karin Westerlund

Born 1955, Sweden. Film director. Graduated in sculpture at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, 1986, and took part in the Whitney Programme in New York. Westerlund works and lives in Cairo and Copenhagen.

Known for her films "The Last Stranger" (1997), "If I Give You My Humbleness, Don't Take Away My Pride" (1998), selected for Un Certain Regard, Cannes; "Helgoland" (2000), honoured at Aspen, Melbourne and Sevilla festivals.

Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
God, Smell and Her 2008 Direction, Script, Cinematography, Editing Feature
Helgoland 2001 Direction, Script, Cinematography, Appearance DK/Documentary
If I Give You My Humbleness 1998 Direction
The Last Stranger 1998 Direction, Script, Cinematography, Editing, Sound DK/Documentary
If I Give You My Humbleness, Don't Take Away My Pride 1998 Direction DK/Short fiction
Lisanak hosanak insonto sanak 1992 Direction, Script, Cinematography DK/Experimental
Fin de Beckett 1991 Appearance DK/Experimental
No time 1984 Direction, Script, Cinematography, Editing DK/Experimental

Awards and nominations

Award Release year Festival Film
Best Documentary Short Film 2001 Melbourne Film Festival 2001 Helgoland
THE MAI ZETTERLING GRANT 2010 Göteborg International Film Festival 2010 Gud, lukt och henne
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
Göteborg International Film Festival 2010-01-29 Gud, lukt och henne
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2009-11-27 Gud, lukt och henne
Prague, One World Human Rights Film Festival 2006-03-02 Helgoland
Locarno, Festival internazionale del film 2003-08-06 Helgoland
Jeonju International Film Festival 2003-04-25 Helgoland
Sheffield Doc/Fest 2001-10-22 Helgoland
Edinburgh International Film Festival 2001-08-05 Helgoland
Jerusalem Int. Film Festival 2001-07-18 Helgoland
Göteborg International Film Festival 2001-01-26 Helgoland
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.