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Morten Kaufmann

(1963 – )

Producer. Born 25/3 1963. Graduated as a producer from the National Danish Film School in 1999. Kaufmann worked at Nimbus Film until 2009 and founded the production company Toolbox Film in 2011 with producer Signe Leick Jensen.

Morten Kaufmann is the producer behind the two Dogme films 'Mifune' (1999) and 'Kira's Reason - A Love Story' (2002). He has worked with renowned director Thomas Vinterberg on productions such as Cannes winner and Oscar nominee 'The Hunt' (2012), 'Submarino' (2011), which won both Robert and Bodil Awards, and 'The Collective' (2016). In 2017 he produced Henrik Ruben Genz's drama 'Word of God'. In 2019 he was behind 'Hacker' and 'Daniel', the latter based on the acclaimed bestseller 'ISIS Hostage' by Puk Damsgård.
Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
Shorta 2020 Producer DK/Feature
Daniel 2019 Producer DK/Feature
Hacker 2019 Producer DK/Feature
My Little Dog Maestro 2019 Producer Series (fiction)
My Little Dog Maestro – Maestro Moves In 1:10 2019 Producer Series (fiction)
My Little Dog Maestro 2:10 – A Dog's Life 2019 Producer Series (fiction)
My Little Dog Maestro 3:10 – The Monkey and the Turtle 2019 Producer Series (fiction)
My Little Dog Maestro 4:10 – Old Friend Visiting 2019 Producer Series (fiction)
My Little Dog Maestro 5:10 – Trouble With Cats 2019 Producer Series (fiction)
My Little Dog Maestro 6:10 – Maestro In Love 2019 Producer Series (fiction)
My Little Dog Maestro 7:10 – Maestro's Puppies 2019 Producer Series (fiction)
My Little Dog Maestro 8:10 – Maestro as a Cat 2019 Producer Series (fiction)
My Little Dog Maestro 9:10 – The Causious Man 2019 Producer Series (fiction)
My Little Dog Maestro 10:10 – Hero of the Day 2019 Producer Series (fiction)
Captain Bimse 2019 Supervising producer DK/Feature
Lila 2018 Executive producer DK/Short fiction
Word of God 2017 Producer DK/Feature
Among the adults 2017 Executive producer DK/Short fiction
Letters for Amina 2017 Executive producer DK/Feature
The Commune 2016 Producer DK/Feature
Min lille hund Mester - Katteballade 2015 Producer DK/Short fiction
Comeback 2015 Producer DK/Feature
The Idealist 2015 Executive producer DK/Feature
The Hunt 2013 Producer DK/Feature
Woolfert 2013 Producer DK/Short fiction
The Secret 2012 Producer DK/Feature
Hemmeligheden 1:4 2012 Producer TV series
Hemmeligheden 3:4 2012 Producer TV series
Hemmeligheden 2:4 2012 Producer TV series
Hemmeligheden 4:4 2012 Producer TV series
Bora Bora 2011 Production manager, Line producer DK/Feature
Submarino 2010 Producer DK/Feature
Jensen Lives Here 2010 Production manager DK/Short fiction
Flugten 2009 Producer DK/Feature
Dreams in Copenhagen 2009 Consultant DK/Documentary
Flame & Citron 2008 Executive producer, Line producer DK/Feature
En mand kommer hjem 2007 Script, Producer, Production manager DK/Feature
Hvid nat 2007 Producer DK/Feature
Prag 2006 Producer DK/Feature
Dark horse 2005 Production DK/Feature
Nordkraft 2005 Producer DK/Feature
Old, new, borrowed and blue 2003 Production manager: post-production DK/Feature
Scratch 2003 Assistant director: 2. unit DK/Feature
Skagerrak 2003 Post-producton coordinator DK/Feature
It's all about love 2002 Line producer DK/Feature
Kira's Reason - a Love Story 2001 Production DK/Feature
D-Dag 2001 Assistant director TV film
Miracle 2000 Production DK/Feature
Max 2000 Line producer DK/Feature
Mifunes sidste sang 1999 Production DK/Feature
Pizza King 1999 Production DK/Feature
Festen 1998 Line producer DK/Feature
Sinans bryllup 1997 Producer DK/Short fiction
Blomsterfangen 1996 Post-producton coordinator DK/Short fiction
The Greatest Heroes 1996 Location manager DK/Feature
Cross roads 1995 Producer DK/Short fiction
The Beast Within 1995 Production assistant DK/Feature
Sådan får man altså børn 1990 Music DK/Short fiction

Awards and nominations

Award Release year Festival Film
Silver Bear, Jury Grand Prix 1999 Berlinale 1999 Mifunes sidste sang
Berliner Morgenpost 1999 Berlinale 1999 Mifunes sidste sang
Honorable Mention 1999 Berlinale 1999 Mifunes sidste sang
Amanda, Best Nordic Film 1999 Haugesund, Den Norske Filmfestivalen 1999 Mifunes sidste sang
Audience Award 1999 Haugesund, Den Norske Filmfestivalen 1999 Mifunes sidste sang
European Film Prize 1999 Los Angeles, AFI Int. Festival 1999 Mifunes sidste sang
Baltic Film Prize 1999 Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 1999 Mifunes sidste sang
AGIS Gold Medal, Jury Vote 2001 Giffoni Film Festival 2001 Mirakel
Special Mention, Children 2000 Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2000 Mirakel
Best Film, Children's Jury 2001 Zlin Int. Film Festival for Children & Youth 2001 Mirakel
The Award of City Zlin, Children's Jury 2001 Zlin Int. Film Festival for Children & Youth 2001 Mirakel
Second Best Film, Children's Jury 2001 Oulu Int. Children's Film Festival 2001 Mirakel
Eucemenical Award 2001 Mannheim-Heidelberg, Int. Film Festival 2001 En kærlighedshistorie
Best Film 2006 Göteborg International Film Festival 2006 Voksne mennesker
Audience Award 2008 Haugesund, Den Norske Filmfestivalen 2008 En mand kommer hjem
Cinema Owners Recommendation 2008 Haugesund, Den Norske Filmfestivalen 2008 En mand kommer hjem
Critic's Prize 2010 Haugesund, Den Norske Filmfestivalen 2010 Submarino
Prize of the Children’s Jury 2012 Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2012 Hemmeligheden
Children’s and Youth Film Prize 2012 Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2012 Hemmeligheden
Best Actor 2012 Cannes, Festival de 2012 Jagten
Ecumenical Jury Award 2012 Cannes, Festival de 2012 Jagten
Vulcain Award - Technical Achievement Award 2012 Cannes, Festival de 2012 Jagten
Audience Choice Award 2012 Mumbai Film Festival 2012 Jagten
NDR-Filmpreis 2012 Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2012 Jagten
Public Prize, Lübecker Nachrichten 2012 Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2012 Jagten
Baltic Film Prize 2012 Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2012 Jagten
Film Critics' Award - ASECAN Award 2012 Sevilla Festival de Cine 2012 Jagten
FIPRESCI Best FL film of the year - Best Actor 2014 Palm Springs International Film Festival 2014 Jagten
Nominated Best Foreign Language Film 2014 Golden Globes 2014 Jagten
Best Actress 2016 Berlinale 2016 Kollektivet
Children’s Jury Award Best Feature Film 2019 Chicago Int. Children's Film Festival 2019 Hacker
Best Film 2019 Stockholm Film Festival Junior 2019 Hacker
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
Poznan Ale Kino! International Children's Film Festival 2019-12-01 Hacker
Goa - Int. Film Festival of India 2019-11-20 Ser du månen, Daniel
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2019-11-15 Hacker
Chicago Int. Children's Film Festival 2019-11-01 Hacker
Amsterdam Cinekid 2019-10-19 Hacker
Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival 2019-06-27 Hacker
Zlin Int. Film Festival for Children & Youth 2019-05-24 Hacker
Kristiansand International Children's Film Festival 2019-04-29 Hacker
Stockholm Film Festival Junior 2019-04-08 Hacker
Berlinale 2019-02-07 Hacker
Göteborg International Film Festival 2019-01-25 Jagten
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2017-11-17 Gud taler ud
Lithuania Scanorama Film Forum 2017-11-09 Gud taler ud
London Film Festival 2017-10-04 Gud taler ud
Sydney Film Festival 2017-02-02 Kollektivet
Les Arcs European Film Festival 2016-12-10 Kollektivet
Goa - Int. Film Festival of India 2016-11-20 Kollektivet
Los Angeles, AFI Int. Festival 2016-11-10 Kollektivet
Mumbai Film Festival 2016-10-20 Kollektivet
Chicago International Film Festival 2016-10-13 Kollektivet
Sydney Film Festival 2016-10-01 Kollektivet
Reykjavik Film Festival 2016-09-29 Kollektivet
Toronto International Film Festival 2016-09-08 Kollektivet
Melbourne Film Festival 2016-07-28 Kollektivet
Edinburgh International Film Festival 2016-06-15 Kollektivet
Sydney Film Festival 2016-06-08 Kollektivet
Moscow - Royal Danish Embassy 2016-04-20 Kollektivet
Vilnius International Film Festival 2016-03-31 Kollektivet
Berlinale 2016-02-11 Kollektivet
Golden Globes 2014-01-12 Jagten
Palm Springs International Film Festival 2014-01-03 Jagten
Marrakech International Film Festival 2013-11-29 Jagten
Seattle International Film Festival 2013-05-16 Jagten
Miami International Film festival 2013-03-01 Jagten
Göteborg International Film Festival 2013-01-25 Jagten
Torun, Camerimage 2012-11-24 Jagten
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2012-11-13 Jagten
Sevilla Festival de Cine 2012-11-02 Jagten
Los Angeles, AFI Int. Festival 2012-11-01 Jagten
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2012-10-31 Jagten
Mumbai Film Festival 2012-10-18 Jagten
Bergen International Film festival 2012-10-17 Jagten
London Film Festival 2012-10-10 Jagten
Busan International Film Festival 2012-10-04 Jagten
Reykjavik Film Festival 2012-09-27 Jagten
Toronto International Film Festival 2012-09-06 Jagten
Telluride Film Festival 2012-08-31 Jagten
Melbourne Film Festival 2012-08-02 Jagten
Wellington - New Zealand Film Festival 2012-07-19 Jagten
Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 2012-06-29 Jagten
Transilvania International Film Festival 2012-06-01 En kærlighedshistorie
Cannes, Festival de 2012-05-16 Jagten
Thessaloniki International Film Festival 2011-11-04 Sinans bryllup
Sofia International Film Festival 2011-03-04 Submarino
Thessaloniki International Film Festival 2010-12-03 Submarino
Torun, Camerimage 2010-11-27 Submarino
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2010-11-19 Submarino
Stockholm International Film Festival 2010-11-17 Submarino
Buenos Aires, Mar Del Plata Int. FF 2010-11-13 Submarino
Lithuania Scanorama Film Forum 2010-11-11 Submarino
Los Angeles, AFI Int. Festival 2010-11-04 Submarino
Sao Paulo Int. Film Festival 2010-10-21 Submarino
Mumbai Film Festival 2010-10-21 Submarino
London Film Festival 2010-10-13 Submarino
Montreal, Festival International Nouveau Cinema 2010-10-13 Submarino
Ghent Flanders Int. Film Festival 2010-10-12 Submarino
Reykjavik Film Festival 2010-09-23 Submarino
Zürich Film Festival 2010-09-23 Submarino
Haifa International Film Festival 2010-09-23 Submarino
Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 2010-07-02 Submarino
Transilvania International Film Festival 2010-05-28 Submarino
Cannes, Festival de 2010-05-12 Submarino
Moscow - Royal Danish Embassy 2010-04-22 Submarino
Cracow Netia Off Camera International Film Festival 2010-04-16 Submarino
Berlinale 2010-02-11 Submarino
Torun, Camerimage 2009-11-28 Flugten
Seattle International Film Festival 2009-05-21 Flugten
Göteborg International Film Festival 2009-01-23 Flugten
Lithuania Scanorama Film Forum 2008-11-13 Hvid nat
Sevilla Festival de Cine 2008-11-07 Mifunes sidste sang
Rome International Film Festival 2008-10-22 En mand kommer hjem
Haugesund, Den Norske Filmfestivalen 2008-08-16 En mand kommer hjem
Cannes, Festival de 2008-05-14 En mand kommer hjem
Hong Kong International Film Festival 2008-03-17 Hvid nat
Göteborg International Film Festival 2008-01-25 Hvid nat
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2007-10-31 Hvid nat
Busan International Film Festival 2007-10-04 Hvid nat
Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 2007-06-29 Prag
Taipei Film Festival 2007-06-22 En kærlighedshistorie
Seattle International Film Festival 2007-05-24 Prag
Istanbul Int. Film Festival 2007-03-31 Prag
Vilnius International Film Festival 2007-03-23 Prag
Göteborg International Film Festival 2007-01-26 Prag
Palm Springs International Film Festival 2007-01-04 Prag
Marrakech International Film Festival 2006-12-01 Prag
Torun, Camerimage 2006-11-25 Voksne mennesker
Mannheim-Heidelberg, Int. Film Festival 2006-11-16 Prag
Lithuania Scanorama Film Forum 2006-11-11 Voksne mennesker
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2006-11-01 Prag
Toronto International Film Festival 2006-09-07 Prag
Jerusalem Int. Film Festival 2006-07-06 Voksne mennesker
Seattle International Film Festival 2006-05-25 Voksne mennesker
Vilnius International Film Festival 2006-03-24 Nordkraft
Trondheim Kosmorama International Film Festival 2006-03-24 Voksne mennesker
Sofia International Film Festival 2006-03-09 Voksne mennesker
Buenos Aires, Mar Del Plata Int. FF 2006-03-09 Voksne mennesker
Göteborg International Film Festival 2006-01-27 Voksne mennesker
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2005-11-24 Nordkraft
Goa - Int. Film Festival of India 2005-11-24 Voksne mennesker
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2005-11-03 Nordkraft
Los Angeles, AFI Int. Festival 2005-11-03 Voksne mennesker
Sao Paulo Int. Film Festival 2005-10-21 Voksne mennesker
London Film Festival 2005-10-20 Voksne mennesker
Warsaw International Film Festival 2005-10-07 Voksne mennesker
Busan International Film Festival 2005-10-06 Voksne mennesker
Rio de Janeiro Film Festival 2005-09-22 Voksne mennesker
Helsinki Film Festival - Love & Anarchy 2005-09-15 Voksne mennesker
Haugesund, Den Norske Filmfestivalen 2005-08-19 Nordkraft
Edinburgh International Film Festival 2005-08-17 Nordkraft
Melbourne Film Festival 2005-07-20 Voksne mennesker
Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 2005-07-01 Voksne mennesker
Transilvania International Film Festival 2005-05-27 Voksne mennesker
Cannes, Festival de 2005-05-11 Voksne mennesker
Moscow - Royal Danish Embassy 2003-04-05 Mirakel
Discovery - Scotland's Int. Film Fest for Children & Young People 2002-11-27 Mirakel
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2002-11-23 En kærlighedshistorie
Warsaw International Film Festival 2002-10-03 En kærlighedshistorie
Poznan Ale Kino! International Children's Film Festival 2002-06-10 Mirakel
Shanghai International Film Festival 2002-06-08 En kærlighedshistorie
Seattle International Film Festival 2002-05-23 En kærlighedshistorie
New York New Directors/New Films 2002-03-24 En kærlighedshistorie
New York International Children's Film Festival 2002-03-01 Mirakel
Göteborg International Film Festival 2002-01-25 En kærlighedshistorie
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2001-12-01 Mirakel
Oulu Int. Children's Film Festival 2001-11-19 Mirakel
Oslo International Film Festival 2001-11-15 En kærlighedshistorie
Mannheim-Heidelberg, Int. Film Festival 2001-11-08 En kærlighedshistorie
London Film Festival 2001-11-07 Mirakel
Los Angeles, AFI Int. Festival 2001-11-01 Mirakel
Chicago Int. Children's Film Festival 2001-10-25 Mirakel
Ghent Flanders Int. Film Festival 2001-10-08 Mirakel
Rio de Janeiro Film Festival 2001-09-27 Mirakel
Toronto International Film Festival 2001-09-06 En kærlighedshistorie
Giffoni Film Festival 2001-07-18 Mirakel
Zlin Int. Film Festival for Children & Youth 2001-05-26 Mirakel
Kristiansand International Children's Film Festival 2001-05-02 Mirakel
TIFF Kids 2001-04-20 Mirakel
Stockholm Film Festival Junior 2001-04-01 Mirakel
Malmö, BUFF 2001-03-13 Mirakel
Berlinale 2001-02-07 Mirakel
Göteborg International Film Festival 2001-01-26 Mirakel
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2000-11-02 Mirakel
Haugesund, Den Norske Filmfestivalen 2000-08-27 Mirakel
Istanbul Int. Film Festival 2000-04-15 Mifunes sidste sang
Malmö, BUFF 2000-03-13 Pizza King
Goa - Int. Film Festival of India 2000-01-10 Mifunes sidste sang
Torun, Camerimage 1999-11-27 Mifunes sidste sang
Thessaloniki International Film Festival 1999-11-12 Pizza King
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 1999-11-04 Mifunes sidste sang
Los Angeles, AFI Int. Festival 1999-10-21 Mifunes sidste sang
Ghent Flanders Int. Film Festival 1999-10-05 Mifunes sidste sang
San Sebastian International Film Festival 1999-09-16 Mifunes sidste sang
Toronto International Film Festival 1999-09-09 Mifunes sidste sang
Haugesund, Den Norske Filmfestivalen 1999-08-21 Mifunes sidste sang
Edinburgh International Film Festival 1999-08-15 Mifunes sidste sang
Zagreb Motovun Film Festival 1999-08-10 Mifunes sidste sang
Cannes, Festival de 1999-05-12 Mifunes sidste sang
Berlinale 1999-02-10 Mifunes sidste sang
Göteborg International Film Festival 1999-01-29 Pizza King
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.