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Mikael Christian Rieks

Producer. Born 1969, Denmark. Graduated from the Copenhagen Media and Television school in 1992.

Started out as a TV and documentary producer before he joined the production team of Nordisk Film in 2003 where he came aboard the producers' team of the internationally acclaimed documentaries 'Overcoming' (Tómas Gislason, 2005) and 'Ghosts of Cité Soleil' (Asger Leth, 2006), and Charlotte Sachs Bostrup's family film 'Karla's World' (2007) as well as Paprika Steen's 'That Time of Year' (2018).

Reteamed with Nordisk Film in 2012.

Producer on the Move in 2013.
Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
That Time of Year 2018 Producer DK/Feature
Land of Mine 2015 Producer DK/Feature
A Funny Man 2011 Producer, Executive producer DK/Feature
Velkommen til Borgen - Lev i dit værk mens det øves 2010 Voice TV documentary
Velkommen til Borgen - Loven binder og loven gør fri 2010 Voice TV documentary
Velkommen til Borgen - Lov er lov og lov skal holdes 2010 Voice TV documentary
Velkommen til Borgen - Gerning vil have tid, men tid vil også have gerning 2010 Voice TV documentary
Velkommen til Borgen - Folkets liv er lovens fylde 2010 Voice TV documentary
Velkommen til Borgen - Øv ret og kræv ret 2010 Voice TV documentary
Applause 2009 Producer, Executive producer DK/Feature
Overcoming 2005 Production DK/Documentary
Ghosts of Cité Soleil 2005 Production DK/Documentary
Container Conrad 1996 Editor TV series

Awards and nominations

Award Release year Festival Film
Gold Dok Best Feature Lenght Dok 2005 CPH:DOX 2005 Overcoming
Gold Dok Best Editor 2005 CPH:DOX 2005 Overcoming
Best Actress 2009 Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 2009 Applaus
Europa Cinemas Label 2009 Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 2009 Applaus
Special Jury Award for Outstanding Achievement 2009 Hamptons Film Festival 2009 Applaus
Critic's Prize 2009 Zürich Film Festival 2009 Applaus
Best Actress 2009 Mumbai Film Festival 2009 Applaus
Best Actor 2015 Tokyo International Film Festival 2015 Under sandet
Dragon Award Best Nordic Film 2016 Göteborg International Film Festival 2016 Under sandet
Scandinavian Locations Award 2016 Göteborg International Film Festival 2016 Under sandet
Best Actor 2016 Beijing International Film Festival 2016 Under sandet
Best Music 2016 Beijing International Film Festival 2016 Under sandet
Warsteiner Audience Award 2016 Rotterdam, International Film Festival 2016 Under sandet
MovieZone Award 2016 Rotterdam, International Film Festival 2016 Under sandet
Audience Award 2016 Trondheim Kosmorama International Film Festival 2016 Under sandet
SIGNIS Jury Award 2016 Hong Kong International Film Festival 2016 Under sandet
Audience Award 2016 Los Angeles, AFI Int. Festival 2016 Under sandet
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
Hamburg FilmFest GmbH 2019-02-25 Den tid på året
Les Arcs European Film Festival 2018-12-15 Den tid på året
London Film Festival 2018-10-10 Den tid på året
Toronto International Film Festival 2018-09-06 Den tid på året
Los Angeles, AFI Int. Festival 2016-11-10 Under sandet
Ghent Flanders Int. Film Festival 2016-10-11 Under sandet
Sydney Film Festival 2016-06-08 Under sandet
Moscow - Royal Danish Embassy 2016-04-20 Under sandet
Beijing International Film Festival 2016-04-08 Under sandet
Hong Kong International Film Festival 2016-03-21 Under sandet
Trondheim Kosmorama International Film Festival 2016-03-08 Under sandet
Göteborg International Film Festival 2016-01-29 Under sandet
Rotterdam, International Film Festival 2016-01-27 Under sandet
Sundance Film Festival 2016-01-21 Under sandet
Les Arcs European Film Festival 2015-12-12 Under sandet
Dubai International Film Festival 2015-12-09 Under sandet
Goa - Int. Film Festival of India 2015-11-20 Under sandet
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2015-11-13 Under sandet
Thessaloniki International Film Festival 2015-11-06 Under sandet
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2015-11-04 Under sandet
Tokyo International Film Festival 2015-10-22 Under sandet
Sao Paulo Int. Film Festival 2015-10-22 Under sandet
Rome International Film Festival 2015-10-16 Under sandet
London Film Festival 2015-10-07 Under sandet
Hamburg FilmFest GmbH 2015-10-01 Under sandet
Toronto International Film Festival 2015-09-10 Under sandet
Helsinki Film Festival - Love & Anarchy 2012-09-15 Dirch
Transilvania International Film Festival 2012-06-01 Dirch
Goa - Int. Film Festival of India 2011-11-23 Dirch
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2011-11-18 Dirch
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2011-11-02 Dirch
Rio de Janeiro Film Festival 2011-10-06 Dirch
Reykjavik Film Festival 2011-09-22 Dirch
Toronto International Film Festival 2011-09-08 Dirch
Moscow - Royal Danish Embassy 2011-09-05 Dirch
Cannes, Festival de 2011-05-11 Dirch
Les Arcs European Film Festival 2010-12-11 Applaus
Helsinki Film Festival - Love & Anarchy 2010-09-16 Applaus
Transilvania International Film Festival 2010-05-28 Applaus
Buenos Aires Festival de Cine Independiente 2010-04-07 Applaus
Göteborg International Film Festival 2010-01-29 Applaus
Angers Premiers Plans 2010-01-22 Applaus
Torun, Camerimage 2009-11-28 Applaus
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2009-11-27 Applaus
Lithuania Scanorama Film Forum 2009-11-05 Applaus
Mumbai Film Festival 2009-10-29 Applaus
London Film Festival 2009-10-14 Applaus
Hamptons Film Festival 2009-10-08 Applaus
Ghent Flanders Int. Film Festival 2009-10-06 Applaus
Haifa International Film Festival 2009-10-03 Applaus
Hamburg FilmFest GmbH 2009-09-24 Applaus
Zürich Film Festival 2009-09-24 Applaus
Reykjavik Film Festival 2009-09-17 Applaus
Toronto International Film Festival 2009-09-10 Applaus
Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 2009-07-03 Applaus
Malmö Nordisk Panorama 2008-09-26 Ghosts of Cité Soleil
Amsterdam, IDFA 2007-11-22 Ghosts of Cité Soleil
Lithuania Scanorama Film Forum 2007-11-08 Ghosts of Cité Soleil
Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival 2007-10-23 Ghosts of Cité Soleil
Lisbon Int. Documentary Film Festival 2007-10-18 Ghosts of Cité Soleil
Haifa International Film Festival 2007-09-27 Ghosts of Cité Soleil
Oulu Nordisk Panorama 2007-09-21 Ghosts of Cité Soleil
Rio de Janeiro Film Festival 2007-09-20 Ghosts of Cité Soleil
Melbourne Film Festival 2007-07-25 Ghosts of Cité Soleil
Hong Kong International Film Festival 2007-03-20 Ghosts of Cité Soleil
Thessaloniki Documentary Festival 2007-03-16 Ghosts of Cité Soleil
Buenos Aires, Mar Del Plata Int. FF 2007-03-08 Ghosts of Cité Soleil
Miami International Film festival 2007-03-02 Ghosts of Cité Soleil
Istanbul Festival of Independent Films 2007-02-15 Ghosts of Cité Soleil
Berlinale 2007-02-08 Ghosts of Cité Soleil
Göteborg International Film Festival 2007-01-26 Ghosts of Cité Soleil
Helsinki Doc Point Documentary Film Festival 2007-01-24 Ghosts of Cité Soleil
Palm Springs International Film Festival 2007-01-04 Ghosts of Cité Soleil
Amsterdam, IDFA 2006-11-23 Ghosts of Cité Soleil
CPH:DOX 2006-11-10 Ghosts of Cité Soleil
Warsaw International Film Festival 2006-10-06 Ghosts of Cité Soleil
Toronto International Film Festival 2006-09-07 Ghosts of Cité Soleil
Telluride Film Festival 2006-09-01 Ghosts of Cité Soleil
Krakow Film Festival 2006-05-30 Overcoming
Amsterdam, IDFA 2005-11-24 Overcoming
Toronto International Film Festival 2005-09-08 Overcoming
Odense Internationale Film Festival 2005-08-11 Overcoming
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.