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Pernille Rose Grønkjær

(1973 - )

Director. Born 26/9 1973. Graduated as documentary director from the National Film School of Denmark in 1997.


Grønkjær made her breakthrough with "The Monastery" (2006), her first long documentary, about Mr. Vig and Sister Amvrosija who are joined in their effort to turn an old castle into a Russian orthodox monastery. The film, wich took eight years to make, won the Joris Ivens top award at the IDFA Film Festival plus additional awards at festivals such as Cinema Eye Honors, Full Frame, Chicago Film Festival and Moscow Film Festival.


She is also behind films such as "Love Addict – Stories of Dreams, Obsession and Longing" (2011) and "Genetic Me" (2014).

Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
Hunting for Hedonia 2019 Direction DK/Documentary
Kirsebæreventyret 2018 Executive producer DK/Documentary
Den anden side 2017 Direction, Fotograf, Stillfotograf, Executive producer DK/Documentary
Gadens børn - et år med håb 2017 Executive producer DK/Documentary
Genetic Me 2014 Direction, Visual concept, Fotograf DK/Documentary
Ekstra Bladet: uden for citat 2014 Executive producer DK/Documentary
Slottet 2014 Executive producer DK/Documentary
Så meget godt i vente 2014 Executive producer DK/Documentary
Ai Weiwei The Fake Case 2013 Executive producer DK/Documentary
Love Addict 2011 Direction
The house inside her 2011 Direction DK/Short fiction
Love addict - historier om drømme, besættelse og længsel 2011 Direction, Executive producer DK/Documentary
Ballroom dancer 2011 Executive producer DK/Documentary
The Monastery 2006 Direction, Manusforfatter DK/Documentary
Min morfar forfra 2002 Direction DK/Documentary
Min... 2002 Direction Anthology
Der var så mange glæder 1999 Direction, Fotograf DK/Documentary
Den usynlige stemme 1997 Direction DK/Short fiction

Awards and nominations

Award Release year Festival Film
Joris Ivens Award 2006 Amsterdam, IDFA 2006 The Monastery
Jury's Special Mention 2007 Edinburgh International Film Festival 2007 The Monastery
FIPRESCI Award best documentary 2007 Sydney Film Festival 2007 The Monastery
Speciel Mention 2006 CPH:DOX 2006 The Monastery
Millenium Award, best film 2007 Warszawa, Against Gravity 2007 The Monastery
The Kino magazine Award 2007 Warszawa, Against Gravity 2007 The Monastery
Grand Jury Award 2007 Durham, Full Frame 2007 The Monastery
Charles E. Guggenheim Emerging Artist Award 2007 Durham, Full Frame 2007 The Monastery
Honorable Mention 2007 Sao Paulo It's All True Int. Documentary FF 2007 The Monastery
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
Beijing, iDOCS Int. Documentary Forum 2016-11-11 Love addict - historier om drømme, besættelse og længsel
Warszawa, Against Gravity 2015-05-09 Genetic Me
Leuven, Docville 2015-05-01 Genetic Me
CPH:DOX 2014-11-06 Genetic Me
Toronto, Hot Docs Int. Documentary Festival 2014-04-24 The Monastery
Bilbao Int. Festival of Documentary and Short Film 2013-11-15 The Monastery
Thessaloniki Documentary Festival 2013-03-15 The Monastery
Warszawa, Against Gravity 2012-05-11 Love addict - historier om drømme, besættelse og længsel
Leuven, Docville 2012-04-27 Love addict - historier om drømme, besættelse og længsel
Thessaloniki Documentary Festival 2012-03-09 Love addict - historier om drømme, besættelse og længsel
Göteborg International Film Festival 2012-01-27 Love addict - historier om drømme, besættelse og længsel
Amsterdam, IDFA 2011-11-16 Love addict - historier om drømme, besættelse og længsel
Dokufest Prizren 2008-08-04 The Monastery
Vilnius International Film Festival 2008-04-03 The Monastery
Hong Kong International Film Festival 2008-03-17 The Monastery
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2007-11-30 The Monastery
Amsterdam, IDFA 2007-11-22 The Monastery
Sheffield Doc/Fest 2007-11-07 The Monastery
Sevilla Festival de Cine 2007-11-02 The Monastery
Vienna Film Festival, Viennale 2007-10-19 The Monastery
Lisbon Int. Documentary Film Festival 2007-10-18 The Monastery
Tehran, Cinéma Vérité, Documentary Film Festival 2007-10-15 The Monastery
Yamagata Int. Documentary Film Festival 2007-10-04 The Monastery
Reykjavik Film Festival 2007-09-27 The Monastery
Oulu Nordisk Panorama 2007-09-21 The Monastery
Edinburgh International Film Festival 2007-08-15 The Monastery
Melbourne Film Festival 2007-07-25 The Monastery
Cape Town, Encounters South African Int. Documentary Film Festival 2007-07-13 The Monastery
Wellington - New Zealand Film Festival 2007-07-13 The Monastery
Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 2007-06-29 The Monastery
Taipei Film Festival 2007-06-22 The Monastery
Moscow Int. Film Festival 2007-06-21 The Monastery
SilverDocs AFI Documentary Festival 2007-06-12 The Monastery
Sydney Film Festival 2007-06-08 The Monastery
Krakow Film Festival 2007-05-31 The Monastery
Warszawa, Against Gravity 2007-05-11 The Monastery
München Documentary Festival 2007-05-02 The Monastery
San Francisco Int. Film Festival 2007-04-26 The Monastery
Toronto, Hot Docs Int. Documentary Festival 2007-04-19 The Monastery
Durham, Full Frame 2007-04-12 The Monastery
Sao Paulo It's All True Int. Documentary FF 2007-03-22 The Monastery
Thessaloniki Documentary Festival 2007-03-16 The Monastery
Tel Aviv Docaviv Int. Documentary Film Festival 2007-03-15 The Monastery
Göteborg International Film Festival 2007-01-26 The Monastery
Helsinki Doc Point Documentary Film Festival 2007-01-24 The Monastery
Sundance Film Festival 2007-01-18 The Monastery
Amsterdam, IDFA 2006-11-23 The Monastery
CPH:DOX 2006-11-10 The Monastery
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.