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Morten Arnfred

(1945 – )

Born 1945, Denmark. Musician, director and cofounder of the European Film College. A realist storyteller, Arnfred's "Johnny Larsen" (1979) was regarded as one of the most important films of the decade.

Two of his later features, both from the eighties, were Berlin contestants: Der er et yndigt land"/"Land of Plenty" (1983) and "Den russiske sangerinde"/"The Russian Singer" (1993). Arnfred was codirector on the first two serial installments of von Trier's "Riget"/"The Kingdom" (1994). Arnfred's romantic comedy "Lykkevej"/"Move Me" (2003) was well received at the domestic box office and lead Birthe Neumann received Best Actress award in Sevilla.

Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
Cykelmyggens far 2016 Appearance TV documentary
Here and now 2014 Direction, Screenplay DK/Short fiction
Broen 2 2013 Direction TV series
The Left Wing Gang 2010 Assistant director TV series
The Killing 2007 Direction TV series
Mit Danmark - film nr. 3 2006 Direction, Cinematography DK/Documentary
Mit Danmark - film nr. 10 2006 Direction, Cinematography DK/Documentary
Anna Pihl 2006 Direction TV series
Den store dag 2005 Direction DK/Feature
Forsvar 2003 Direction TV series
Move Me! 2003 Direction, Script, Stills DK/Feature
At the Faber 2000 Script, Creative producer TV series
The Exhibited 2000 Assistant director DK/Documentary
In Doctor Von Trier's laboratory: Back to the magic of cinema 1998 Appearance TV documentary
Riget II 1997 Direction DK/Feature
Spor i mørket 1997 Direction DK/Feature
TAXA 1997 Direction TV series
Tranceformer 1997 Appearance Documentary
A Scent of Paradise 1997 Assistant director DK/Feature
Breaking the Waves 1996 1st assistant director DK/Feature
The Kingdom 1994 Direction DK/Feature
The Russian singer 1993 Direction, Script, Music producer DK/Feature
Black Harvest 1993 Assistant director DK/Feature
Heaven and Hell 1988 Direction, Script DK/Feature
De flyvende djævle 1985 Assistant director DK/Feature
Land of Plenty 1983 Direction, Script DK/Feature
Hjemlig hygge 1982 Direction, Script, Editing DK/Short fiction
Udvikling 1982 Assistant director TV series
Strømmens dag 1981 Direction, Script TV film
Byen med de mange tage 1981 Direction, Script, Cinematography, Editing, Producer DK/Documentary
Ta' feen i den anden hånd 1981 Editing DK/Short fiction
Johnny Larsen 1979 Direction, Script DK/Feature
Me and Charly 1978 Direction, Script, Cinematography DK/Feature
The baron 1978 Appearance, Assistant director DK/Feature
Boys 1977 Cinematography DK/Feature
Terror 1977 Cinematography DK/Feature
De 141 dage 1977 Cinematography DK/Documentary
I hovedet på erhvervschefen 1977 Music TV film
Let's do it 1976 Direction, Cinematography, Electrical dept. DK/Feature
Copper 1976 Egon, pressefotograf, Assistant director DK/Feature
Brief Summer 1976 Still photographer DK/Feature
White man's seed 1975 Cinematography DK/Documentary
Violets are blue 1975 Assistant director, Still photographer DK/Feature
Nothing But the Truth 1975 Still photographer DK/Feature
Per 1975 Camera assistant: 2. unit, Bosnia and Herzegovina DK/Feature
Guest workers 1974 Cinematography DK/Feature
Prince Piwi 1974 Pressefotograf Johnny Hans, Camera assistant, Cinematographer: 2. unit DK/Feature
Is the King Dead? 1973 Assistant DK/Documentary
Sacked! 1973 Camera assistant DK/Feature
Farum Midtpunkt 1972 Direction, Cinematography DK/Documentary
The bordello 1972 Cinematography DK/Feature
The case of the missing clerk 1971 Camera assistant DK/Feature
The Top and the Ball 1969 Cinematographer DK/Short fiction

Awards and nominations

Award Release year Festival Film
Most Popular Film 1995 Seattle International Film Festival 1995 Riget
Best Director 1995 Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 1995 Riget
Best Male Actor 1995 Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 1995 Riget
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
Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival 2016-07-21 Riget
Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival 2013-07-18 Riget II
Transilvania International Film Festival 2006-06-02 Riget II
Haugesund, Den Norske Filmfestivalen 2005-08-19 Den store dag
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2003-11-22 Lykkevej
Moscow - Royal Danish Embassy 2003-04-05 Lykkevej
Berlinale 2003-02-06 Lykkevej
Göteborg International Film Festival 2003-01-24 Lykkevej
Stockholm International Film Festival 1998-08-29 Riget II
Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 1998-07-03 Riget II
Istanbul Int. Film Festival 1998-04-18 Riget II
Brussels Int. Filmfestival of Fantasy,Thriller & Science Fiction Films 1998-03-13 Riget II
Oslo International Film Festival 1997-11-14 Riget II
London Film Festival 1997-11-06 Riget II
Valladolid International Film Festival 1997-10-24 Riget II
Sao Paulo Int. Film Festival 1997-10-17 Riget II
Vienna Film Festival, Viennale 1997-10-17 Riget II
New York Film Festival 1997-09-26 Riget II
Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival 1997-08-29 Riget
Venice International Film Festival 1997-08-27 Riget II
Valladolid International Film Festival 1995-10-20 Riget
Haifa International Film Festival 1995-10-09 Riget
Warsaw International Film Festival 1995-10-06 Riget
Tokyo International Film Festival 1995-09-22 Riget
Helsinki Film Festival - Love & Anarchy 1995-09-22 Riget
Moscow Int. Film Festival 1995-07-17 Riget
Wellington - New Zealand Film Festival 1995-07-07 Riget
Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 1995-06-30 Riget
Sydney Film Festival 1995-06-09 Riget
Melbourne Film Festival 1995-06-08 Riget
Seattle International Film Festival 1995-05-19 Riget
Cannes, Festival de 1995-05-17 Riget
San Francisco Int. Film Festival 1995-04-20 Riget
Berlinale 1995-02-09 Riget
Göteborg International Film Festival 1995-02-03 Riget
Rotterdam, International Film Festival 1995-01-25 Riget
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 1994-11-03 Riget
Sao Paulo Int. Film Festival 1994-10-21 Riget
Vienna Film Festival, Viennale 1994-10-01 Riget
Berlinale 1983-02-18 Der er et yndigt land
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.