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Lise Saxtrup

Producer. Holds an MA in Cultural Geography from the University of Copenhagen supplementet with courses from the Danish School of Media and Jounalism and the alternative film school Super16.

Saxtrup has produced a long line of documentaries, including 'Dance for Me' (2012) and 'Dreaming of Denmark' (2015), which both received a number of international awards. 'Cosmic Top Secret' (2017), a documentary adventure game created by Trine Laier, has won several gaming awards, including at A MAZE in Berlin and IndieCade in Los Angeles, and was honoured with IDFA's DocLab Award for Digital Storytelling.

The children's short 'My Faith – Jehova's Witness' (2018) directed by Cathrine Marchen Asmussen is selected for IDFA Competition for Kids & Docs.
Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
Cosmic Top Secret 2018 Producer, Cinematographer Game
My Faith 2018 Producer Series (documentary)
The Originals 2018 Producer DK/Documentary
My Faith 2018 Producer DK/Documentary
My Faith 2018 Producer DK/Documentary
My Faith – Jehova's Witness 2018 Producer DK/Documentary
My Faith 2018 Producer DK/Documentary
Life according to Anton 2016 Producer DK/Documentary
Dreaming of Denmark 2015 Producer DK/Documentary
Shadow Boxer 2014 Producer DK/Documentary
Jonathan Richter - Ramt af lynet 2013 Production DK/Documentary
My love - the story about Poul & Mai 2012 Producer DK/Documentary
Dance for me 2012 Producer DK/Documentary
The Naked of Saint Petersburg 2010 Producer DK/Documentary
Me and My Nose 2009 Producer DK/Documentary
Romeo & Julius 2009 Producer DK/Documentary
Roskilde 2008 Producer's assistant DK/Documentary
De smås krig 2007 Production, Producer DK/Documentary
Toxic Ground 2006 Producer DK/Documentary
American Losers 2006 Producer DK/Documentary
The prize of the Pole 2006 Producer's assistant: pre-production DK/Documentary
Vildt 2004 Producer DK/Short fiction
Jerusalem My Love 2004 Production DK/Documentary
Glimt af mørke 2004 Assisting producer DK/Short fiction
Cool Girl 2003 Producer, Screenplay DK/Short fiction
Små mænd med store problemer 2003 Producer DK/Short fiction
Larger than life 2003 Producer's assistant DK/Documentary
Frihedsmaskinen 2002 Producer DK/Documentary

Awards and nominations

Award Release year Festival Film
IDFA DocLab Award for Best Digital Storytelling 2017 Amsterdam, IDFA 2017 Yderst hemmeligt
Amnesty Award 2016 Giffoni Film Festival 2016 Drømmen om Danmark
2nd Prize, Best Documentary 2016 Giffoni Film Festival 2016 Drømmen om Danmark
Best Feature Lenght Documentary 2017 Chicago Int. Children's Film Festival 2017 Drømmen om Danmark
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
CPH:DOX 2018-03-15 De originale
Amsterdam, IDFA 2017-11-15 Yderst hemmeligt
Chicago Int. Children's Film Festival 2017-10-27 Drømmen om Danmark
Malmö, BUFF 2017-03-20 Drømmen om Danmark
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2016-11-02 Drømmen om Danmark
Helsinki Film Festival - Love & Anarchy 2016-09-15 Drømmen om Danmark
Giffoni Film Festival 2016-07-15 Drømmen om Danmark
Thessaloniki Documentary Festival 2016-03-18 Drømmen om Danmark
CPH:DOX 2015-11-06 Drømmen om Danmark
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2013-10-30 Dans for mig
Durham, Full Frame 2013-04-04 Dans for mig
Auckland, Documentary Edge Festival 2013-04-01 Dans for mig
Amsterdam, IDFA 2012-11-14 Dans for mig
CPH:DOX 2012-11-01 Dans for 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.