Phie Ambo

(1973 – )

Director. Born 6/12 1973 (Anne-Sophie Ambo Nielsen). Phie Ambo graduated as documentary director from the National Film School of Denmark in 2003.

Ambo belongs to the poetic and personal documentary tradition, and she has dealt with major issues such as family relationships, love, creative processes, artificial intelligence, sustainability and consciousness. One of her trademarks is the universal human story that comes close to the characters and gives them room to express themselves.

Ambo has directed a number of awardwinning films, including ''Family'' (2001), ''Gambler'' (2006) and ''Good Things Await'' (2014) as well as the trilogy ''Mechanical Love'' (2007), ''Free the Mind'' (2012) and ''When You Look Away'' (2017) about the relationship between science and human existence.
Title Year Function Category
Organiseret vildskab 2022 Direction, Cinematographer DK/Documentary
70/30 2021 Direction, Screenplay, Cinematographer DK/Documentary
From the Wild Sea 2021 Consultant DK/Documentary
Pieces of Rebecca 2020 Consultant DK/Documentary
Rediscovery 2019 Direction, Cinematographer DK/Documentary
Reunited 2019 Consultant DK/Documentary
The Two of Us 2018 Director supervisor DK/Documentary
...When You Look Away 2017 Direction, Screenplay, Cinematographer DK/Documentary
Good Things Await 2014 Direction, Cinematographer, Screenplay DK/Documentary
Songs From The Soil 2014 Direction, Cinematographer DK/Documentary
The Newsroom - Off the Record 2014 Executive producer DK/Documentary
Ai Weiwei The Fake Case 2013 Executive producer DK/Documentary
Free the Mind 2012 Direction, Cinematography, Cinematographer DK/Documentary
Kongens foged - sat på gaden 2012 Direction, Script, Cinematography, Sound DK/Documentary
Flugten til Hollywood 2012 Creative supervisor DK/Documentary
Ballroom Dancer 2011 Executive producer DK/Documentary
Love addict - historier om drømme, besættelse og længsel 2011 Executive producer DK/Documentary
The Home Front 2010 Direction, Cinematography, Stills DK/Documentary
Fever 2010 Direction, Cinematography DK/Documentary
Mechanical Love 2007 Direction, Script, Cinematography, Stills DK/Documentary
Happy go lucky 2006 Direction, Cinematography DK/Documentary
Mit Danmark - film nr. 7 2006 Direction, Cinematography DK/Documentary
The Diver Inside Me 2003 Direction, Appearance, Cinematography DK/Documentary
Punk Hope & Love 2003 Camera operator DK/Documentary
Family 2001 Direction, Appearance, Stills DK/Documentary
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