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Peter Flinth

(1964 – )

Born 1964. Denmark. Graduated from the National Film School of Denmark, 1993. Whilst at the school, he made "Requiem" (1992), awarded in Italy and the USA. Assistant director on numerous feature films.



Flinth's feature film debut for children, "Ørnens Øje"/"Eye of the Eagle" (1998), was a hit at the Danish boxoffice, Danish TV-viewers surpassed 1 million and the film became an international awardwinner. "Fakiren fra Bilbao"/"The Fakir" (2004), also a festival hit, received awards at Lübeck, Kristiansand, Toronto and Leeds. Flinth received the prestigious Pråsen Award 2006 for his contribution to films for young people.


In 2009 Flinth directed the feature "The Wild Swans", which was co-written by the Danish Queen Margrethe 2. During the years Flinth has also directed a number of Swedish and Norwegian films.

Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
Beatles 2014 Direction Feature
Nobels testamente 2012 Direction Feature
Annika Bengtzon: Crime Reporter - A Place In The Sun 2012 Direction Feature
The Wild Swans 2009 Direction, Technical director DK/Feature
Arn - riket vid vägens slut 2008 Direction Feature
Arn - the knight templar 2007 Direction Feature
Til døden os skiller 2007 Consultant DK/Feature
Wallander 2005 Direction TV series
Store planer 2005 Trailer editor DK/Feature
Fakiren fra Bilbao 2004 Direction DK/Feature
The Olsen gang junior 2001 Direction DK/Feature
Unit 1 2000 Direction TV series
Max 2000 Assistant director: 2. unit DK/Feature
Eye of the Eagle 1997 Direction DK/Feature
Nightwatch 1994 Assistant director DK/Feature
Den sidste færge 1993 Direction DK/Short fiction
Hjælp - min datter vil giftes 1993 Assistant director DK/Feature
Requiem 1991 Direction DK/Short fiction
Dance of the Polar Bears 1990 Assistant director DK/Feature
Walter and Carlo in America 1989 Assistant director, Trailer DK/Feature
Happiness is a curious catch 1989 Trailer DK/Feature
Emma's shadow 1988 Assistant director DK/Feature

Awards and nominations

Award Release year Festival Film
Special Mention 2004 Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2004 Fakiren fra Bilbao
Best Feature Film 2005 TIFF Kids 2005 Fakiren fra Bilbao
Children's Jury's 1st Prize 2005 TIFF Kids 2005 Fakiren fra Bilbao
Cifej Juryen 2005 Kristiansand International Children's Film Festival 2005 Fakiren fra Bilbao
Second Best Film, Children's Jury 2005 Chicago Int. Children's Film Festival 2005 Fakiren fra Bilbao
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
Vilnius International Film Festival 2008-04-03 Fakiren fra Bilbao
Oulu Int. Children's Film Festival 2005-11-14 Fakiren fra Bilbao
Chicago Int. Children's Film Festival 2005-10-27 Fakiren fra Bilbao
Giffoni Film Festival 2005-07-16 Fakiren fra Bilbao
TIFF Kids 2005-04-29 Fakiren fra Bilbao
Kristiansand International Children's Film Festival 2005-04-26 Fakiren fra Bilbao
Berlinale 2005-02-10 Fakiren fra Bilbao
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2004-11-04 Fakiren fra Bilbao
Amsterdam Cinekid 2004-10-17 Fakiren fra Bilbao
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.