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Karsten Kiilerich

(1955 – )

Director. Born 21/1 1955, Denmark. One of the founders of A. Film, the largest animation studio in Denmark. Director of a number of animation series for television, and sequence director for films, at home and abroad.

Co-writer on "Help! I'm a Fish" (2000), a box-office hit in Denmark and awarded in Chicago. Received an Academy Award nomination in 1999 for his short film "When Life Departs".

"The Ugly Duckling and Me" (2006), Kiilerich's feature film debut, received a Special Mention at Stockholm Film Festival Junior in 2007. Among other he has since directed the features 'The Little Vampire' (2017) and 'Hodja' (2018).

Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
Up and Away 2018 Direction, Screenplay DK/Feature
Luis and The Aliens 2018 Voice director, Creative producer Feature
The Little Vampire 2017 Direction DK/Feature
The Incredible Story of the Giant Pear 2017 Consultant, Animation consultant DK/Feature
Albert 2015 Direction, Voice, Screenplay DK/Feature
Things you Think - What do you think about friendship? 2013 Direction DK/Documentary
Tale of a String 2013 Direction DK/Short fiction
Things you Think - What do think of your dreams? 2013 Direction DK/Documentary
Things you Think - What do you think about being old and Young? 2013 Direction DK/Documentary
Things you Think - What do you think about the meaning of Life? 2013 Direction DK/Documentary
Albert Åberg 3 2013 Direction TV series
Albert Åberg 1 2012 Direction TV series
Albert Åberg 2 2012 Direction TV series
Journey to Saturn 2008 Tysk bonde, Creative producer DK/Feature
The ugly duckling and me 2006 Direction, Script DK/Feature
Et andet sted 2006 Assistant editor DK/Short fiction
Terkel i knibe 2004 Storyline DK/Feature
Help! I'm a fish 2000 Screenplay, Story DK/Feature
Rasmus Klump og hans venner på de 7 have 1998 Direction
Rasmus Klump og hans venner på udflugt 1998 Direction
Rasmus Klump og hans venner på nye eventyr 1996 Direction
Rasmus Klump og hans venner rejser jorden rundt 1996 Direction
Rasmus Klump bygger skib 1996 Direction, Script DK/Short fiction
Rasmus Klump sejler Jorden rundt 1996 Direction, Script DK/Short fiction
Rasmus Klump i luften 1996 Direction DK/Short fiction
Den herreløse pakke 1996 Direction DK/Short fiction
Rasmus Klump på Nordpolen 1996 Direction DK/Short fiction
Dinosaurus-ægget 1996 Direction DK/Short fiction
Rasmus Klump og Futkarl 1996 Direction DK/Short fiction
Rasmus Klump ved verdens ende 1996 Direction DK/Short fiction
Rasmus Klump i Kina 1996 Direction DK/Short fiction
Det flyvende badekar 1996 Direction DK/Short fiction
Rasmus Klump møder Ursula 1996 Direction DK/Short fiction
Rasmus Klump på skovtur 1996 Direction DK/Short fiction
Rasmus Klump bygger hus 1996 Direction DK/Short fiction
Rasmus Klump i helikopter 1996 Direction DK/Short fiction
Når livet går sin vej 1996 Direction DK/Short fiction
Jungle Jack 1993 Voice, Director of animation DK/Feature
War of the birds 1990 Animation DK/Feature
Valhalla 1986 Director of animation, Dialogue director DK/Feature

Awards and nominations

Award Release year Festival Film
Special Mention 2007 Stockholm Film Festival Junior 2007 Den grimme ælling og mig
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
Chicago Int. Children's Film Festival 2018-11-01 Hodja fra Pjort
Kristiansand International Children's Film Festival 2018-04-24 Hodja fra Pjort
Oulu Int. Children's Film Festival 2015-11-16 Albert
Sevilla Festival de Cine 2015-11-06 Albert
Chicago Int. Children's Film Festival 2015-10-23 Albert
Amsterdam Cinekid 2015-10-15 Albert
Seoul International Youth Film Festival 2015-08-05 Albert
Stuttgart International Animation Film Festival 2015-05-05 Albert
Thessaloniki International Film Festival 2014-10-31 Historien om en snor
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2014-10-29 Historien om en snor
Chicago Int. Children's Film Festival 2014-10-24 Historien om en snor
Seoul International Youth Film Festival 2014-08-21 Historien om en snor
Tel Aviv International Children's Film Festival 2007-10-10 Den grimme ælling og mig
Discovery - Scotland's Int. Film Fest for Children & Young People 2007-10-09 Den grimme ælling og mig
Rio de Janeiro Brazilian Int. Children´s Film Festival 2007-09-07 Den grimme ælling og mig
Sarajevo Film Festival 2007-08-17 Den grimme ælling og mig
Melbourne Film Festival 2007-07-25 Den grimme ælling og mig
Giffoni Film Festival 2007-07-12 Den grimme ælling og mig
Taipei Film Festival 2007-06-22 Når livet går sin vej
Annecy, Festival Int. du Film d'Animation 2007-06-11 Den grimme ælling og mig
Kristiansand International Children's Film Festival 2007-04-24 Den grimme ælling og mig
Stockholm Film Festival Junior 2007-04-15 Den grimme ælling og mig
Malmö, BUFF 2007-03-13 Den grimme ælling og mig
New York International Children's Film Festival 2007-03-02 Den grimme ælling og mig
Moscow - Royal Danish Embassy 2007-02-16 Når livet går sin vej
Dubai International Film Festival 2006-12-10 Den grimme ælling og mig
Toronto International Film Festival 2006-09-07 Den grimme ælling og mig
Odense Internationale Film Festival 2001-08-13 Run of the mill
Hong Kong International Film Festival 2001-04-06 Run of the mill
Göteborg International Film Festival 2001-01-26 Run of the mill
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2000-12-03 Når livet går sin vej
Busan International Film Festival 2000-10-06 Run of the mill
Annecy, Festival Int. du Film d'Animation 2000-06-03 Run of the mill
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.