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Kristian Levring

(1957 - )

Dierctor, born 1957, Denmark. Levring was brought up in France and Switzerland. Graduated in editing from the National Film School of Denmark, 1988. Alongside a very successful career directing commercials, Levring was among the co-founders of the highly acclaimed movement Dogme 95.

Levring's directorial debut came in 1986 with the science fiction film "A Shot from the Dark". Levring's Dogme film, the English-language desert drama "The King is Alive" (2000) starring Jennifer Jason Leigh, Janet McTeer and Romane Bohringer, was selected for Un Certain Regard, Cannes. Furthermore, the film took home an award at the Film Camera Festival in Bitola, and in Tokyo, Leigh was chosen as Best Actress. Two years later, the critically acclaimed UK production "The Intended", starring McTeer, premiered in Toronto.

Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
The Salvation 2014 Direction, Manuskript DK/Feature
Antichrist 2009 Manuskonsulent DK/Feature
Den du frygter 2008 Direction, Manuskript DK/Feature
Tilbageblik på 'The King Is Alive' 2005 Appearance DK/Documentary
Det danske dogmeri 2005 Appearance DK/Documentary
Doxa 2005 Manuskript Feature
The Intended 2002 Direction Feature
De lutrede 2002 Appearance DK/Documentary
D-Dag 2001 Direction TV film
The King Is Alive 2000 Direction DK/Feature
Drengene fra Sankt Petri 1991 Trailer DK/Feature
En verden til forskel 1989 Production DK/Feature
Et skud fra hjertet 1986 Direction, Idé DK/Feature
Det legende menneske 1986 Editing DK/Documentary
I hvilket vand 1985 Instruktørassistent DK/Short fiction
Havet 1984 Editing DK/Short fiction
Per Nørgård - et arbejdsportræt 1984 Editing DK/Documentary
Min farmors hus 1984 Trailer DK/Feature
Udenrigskorrespondenten 1983 Editing DK/Feature
66 scener fra Amerika 1982 Editing DK/Documentary
Thorvald og Linda 1982 Produktionsassistent DK/Feature
Step on Silence 1981 Editing DK/Documentary
Kaptajn Klyde og hans venner vender tilbage 1980 Klippeassistent DK/Feature

Awards and nominations

Award Release year Festival Film
Student's Award 2001 Bitola International Cinematographers Film Festival Manaki Brothers 2001 King Is Alive
Robert, Best Cinematographer 2002 Danmarks Film Akademi Robert-uddeling 2002 King Is Alive
Best Screenplay 2008 Buenos Aires, Mar Del Plata Int. FF 2008 du frygter
Best Actor 2008 Buenos Aires, Mar Del Plata Int. FF 2008 du frygter
Best Male Actor 2009 Santo Domingo International Film Festival 2009 du frygter
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
Reykjavik Film Festival 2018-09-27 Salvation
Istanbul Int. Film Festival 2015-04-04 Salvation
Dublin International Film Festival 2015-03-19 Salvation
Courmayeur Film Noir in Festival 2014-12-09 Salvation
Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival 2014-11-06 Salvation
Chicago International Film Festival 2014-10-09 Salvation
Haifa International Film Festival 2014-10-09 Salvation
Chicago International Film Festival 2014-10-09 Salvation
London Film Festival 2014-10-08 Salvation
Haugesund, Den Norske Filmfestivalen 2014-08-16 Salvation
Cinemateket 2014-07-11 Salvation
Cannes, Festival de 2014-05-14 Salvation
Cinémathèque royale de Belgique 2012-05-01 King Is Alive
Moscow - Royal Danish Embassy 2010-04-22 du frygter
Lithuania Scanorama Film Forum 2009-11-05 du frygter
Distributørvisning 2009-11-01 du frygter
Santo Domingo International Film Festival 2009-09-24 du frygter
Cinemateket 2009-08-20 du frygter
Haugesund, Den Norske Filmfestivalen 2009-08-20 du frygter
Sarajevo Film Festival 2009-08-12 du frygter
Neuchatel International Fantastic Film Festival 2009-06-30 du frygter
Edinburgh International Film Festival 2009-06-17 du frygter
Buenos Aires Danish Film Festival 2009-06-16 du frygter
Transilvania International Film Festival 2009-05-29 du frygter
New York Tribeca Film Festival 2009-04-22 du frygter
CPH PIX 2009-04-16 du frygter
Amsterdam Imagine Film Festival 2009-04-15 du frygter
Istanbul Int. Film Festival 2009-04-04 du frygter
Wisconsin Film Festival 2009-04-02 du frygter
Lecce European Cinema Festival Italy 2009-03-31 du frygter
Prague Febiofest, Int. Film, TV and Video Festival 2009-03-26 du frygter
Chicago EU-Filmfestival 2009-03-06 du frygter
Trondheim Kosmorama International Film Festival 2009-03-05 du frygter
Adelaide International Film Festival 2009-02-19 du frygter
Göteborg International Film Festival 2009-01-23 du frygter
Distributørvisning 2008-12-04 du frygter
Havana International FF of New Latin Cinema 2008-12-02 du frygter
Buenos Aires, Mar Del Plata Int. FF 2008-11-06 du frygter
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2008-10-29 du frygter
Warsaw International Film Festival 2008-10-10 du frygter
Ghent Flanders Int. Film Festival 2008-10-07 du frygter
Hamburg FilmFest GmbH 2008-09-25 du frygter
Distributørvisning 2008-09-24 du frygter
San Sebastian International Film Festival 2008-09-18 du frygter
Toronto International Film Festival 2008-09-04 du frygter
Taipei Film Festival 2007-06-22 King Is Alive
Torun, Camerimage 2006-11-25 King Is Alive
Budapest Danish Film Week 2006-06-01 King Is Alive
London Dogme Film Festival 2005-04-01 King Is Alive
Reykjavik Danish Wave 2004-10-01 King Is Alive
Zürich Film Club Xenix 2004-03-04 King Is Alive
Lithuania Scanorama Film Forum 2003-11-10 King Is Alive
St. Petersburg, Danish Wave 2003-10-17 King Is Alive
Stockholm Cinemateket, Svenska Filminstitutet 2002-09-01 King Is Alive
Litomerice Film Festival 2002-08-29 King Is Alive
Torshavn Scandinavian Film Society 2002-04-02 King Is Alive
Kautokeino Nordic & Sami Film Festival 2002-03-20 King Is Alive
Moscow Dogme Week 2001-11-28 King Is Alive
Bitola International Cinematographers Film Festival Manaki Brothers 2001-09-26 King Is Alive
Espoo Ciné International Film Festival 2001-08-21 King Is Alive
Cape Town Film Festival 2001-06-28 King Is Alive
Kerala International Film Festival 2001-03-30 King Is Alive
Sofia Music & Film Fest 2001-03-15 King Is Alive
New York Scandinavian House 2001-01-09 King Is Alive
Viareggio Europa Cinema & TV Festival 2000-11-28 King Is Alive
Oslo International Film Festival 2000-11-16 King Is Alive
Stockholm International Film Festival 2000-11-09 King Is Alive
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2000-11-02 King Is Alive
Ghent Danish Focus 2000-10-10 King Is Alive
Warsaw International Film Festival 2000-10-05 King Is Alive
Windhoek EU Film Festival 2000-09-23 King Is Alive
Toronto International Film Festival 2000-09-07 King Is Alive
Cannes, Festival de 2000-05-10 King Is Alive
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.