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Maya Ilsøe

(1975 – )

Screenwriter. Born 1/5 1975. Graduated as screenwriter from the National Film School of Denmark in 2003.


Ilsøe was the main screenwriter on the Christmas series "Absalons Hemmelighed" (2006) and "Pagten" (2009). She was also the main screenwriter on all seasons of tv-series "Arvingerne" (2014) for which she won a Robert Award for Best Danish Television series in 2015 and 2016.


In 2007 Ilsøe was awarded the Cosmopolitan Magazine's Talent Award which is part of the international tribute award Fun Fearless Female Award for "her ability to inspire as a role model."

Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
Arvingerne 3 2017 Main screenwriter TV series
Arvingerne 2 2015 Main screenwriter TV series
Arvingerne 1 2014 Screenplay TV series
Rebounce 2011 Script consultant DK/Feature
Pagten 2009 Script TV series
The blessing 2009 Script consultant DK/Feature
Absalons hemmelighed 2006 Script TV series
Stabat Mater 2005 Script DK/Short fiction
Frunk 2003 Script DK/Short fiction
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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.