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Linda Wendel

(1955 – )

Director. Born 1955, Denmark. Graduate of the National Film School of Denmark, 1984.


Feature film debut "Ballerup Boulevard" (1986), followed by "Lykken er en underlig fisk"/"Happiness is a Curious Catch" (1989). "Viktor & Viktoria" (1993) won Best Fictional Film at Montevideo International Film Festival.


"Baby" (2003), based on a novel by Kirsten Thorup, was a winner of Best Female Director at Mexico International Contemporary Film Festival. "One Shot" (2008), Wendel's seventh feature film, won the Russian Film Critics' Award at Moscow International Film Festival, and was also selected for Montreal. "Julie" (2011) is a contemporary version of August Strindberg's "Miss Julie".

Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
Hjemme i verden 2017 Producer DK/Documentary
Født til filmen 2015 Direction, Appearance, Screenplay, Producer DK/Documentary
Comeback 2015 Consultant DK/Feature
Niels Skousen - 40 år i dansk rock 2012 Direction DK/Documentary
Julie 2011 Direction, Script, Producer DK/Feature
One shot 2008 Direction, Script, Executive producer DK/Feature
Han, hun og Strindberg 2006 Direction, Script, Executive producer DK/Feature
Baby 2003 Direction, Script, Executive producer DK/Feature
Naja fra Narjana 1999 Direction TV series
Mimi and the movers 1998 Direction, Script DK/Feature
Sofies have 1995 Direction, Script, Cinematography, Producer DK/Short fiction
The Troll Movie, Viktor and Viktoria 1993 Direction, Script DK/Feature
Happiness is a curious catch 1989 Direction, Script DK/Feature
Da Lotte blev usynlig 1988 Direction, Screenplay TV series
Ballerup Boulevard 1986 Direction, Script DK/Feature
In a Straight Line 1984 Direction, Script DK/Short fiction
Land of Plenty 1983 Continuity assistant DK/Feature

Awards and nominations

Award Release year Festival Film
Critic's Prize 2008 Moscow Int. Film Festival 2008 One shot
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
Transilvania International Film Festival 2009-05-29 One shot
Mannheim-Heidelberg, Int. Film Festival 2008-11-06 One shot
Warsaw International Film Festival 2008-10-10 One shot
Moscow Int. Film Festival 2008-06-18 One shot
Göteborg International Film Festival 2008-01-25 One shot
Taipei Film Festival 2007-06-22 Baby
Mannheim-Heidelberg, Int. Film Festival 2006-11-16 Han, hun og Strindberg
Göteborg International Film Festival 2004-01-23 Baby
Mannheim-Heidelberg, Int. Film Festival 2003-11-20 Baby
Haugesund, Den Norske Filmfestivalen 2003-08-17 Baby
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.