Rasmus Heisterberg

(1974 – )

Screenwriter, director. Born 1975, Denmark. Graduated from the National Film School of Denmark in 2001.

Regular writing partner with director Nikolaj Arcel whose collaborations include 'King's Game' (2004), 'Island of Lost Souls' (2007), 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo' (2009), 'Truth about Men' (2010) and 'A Royal Affair' (2012). The latter won them two Silver Bears in Berlin (including Best Screenplay) and a Golden Globe nomination as well as an Oscar nomination.

Made his directorial debut with the feature film 'In the Blood' (2016), which premiered at Toronto and won a Danish Bodil award for best feature.
Title Year Function Category
Flee 2021 Script consultant DK/Documentary
Parade 2020 Consultant DK/Short fiction
Attacked – The Copenhagen Shootings 2020 Dramaturge consultant, Consultant DK/Documentary
Reunited 2019 Consultant DK/Documentary
Queen of Hearts 2019 Consultant DK/Feature
Christian IV 2018 Script consultant DK/Feature
Borg vs McEnroe 2017 Script consultant Feature
Land of the Free 2017 Script consultant DK/Documentary
In the Blood 2016 Direction, Screenplay DK/Feature
Long Story Short 2015 Script consultant DK/Feature
Embracing The dead 2014 Script consultant DK/Documentary
The Absent One 2014 Screenplay DK/Feature
Blood Ties 2013 Script consultant DK/Documentary
Northwest 2013 Screenplay DK/Feature
The Weight of Elephants 2013 Script consultant DK/Feature
The Keeper of Lost Causes 2013 Script consultant DK/Feature
A Doll's House 2013 Script consultant DK/Short fiction
A Royal Affair 2012 Screenplay DK/Feature
White Black Boy 2012 Screenplay DK/Documentary
Brainy 2011 Script consultant DK/Short fiction
The will 2011 Script consultant DK/Documentary
Truth About Men 2010 Screenplay DK/Feature
Flugten 2009 Script DK/Feature
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo 2009 Screenplay Feature
Megaheavy 2009 Script consultant DK/Short fiction
Ensom er noget man er for sig selv 2009 Script consultant DK/Short fiction
What no one knows 2008 Screenplay DK/Feature
Journey to Saturn 2008 Screenplay DK/Feature
Cecilie 2007 Script DK/Feature
Island of lost souls 2007 Co-writer DK/Feature
Fighter 2007 Co-writer DK/Feature
Der var engang en dreng - som fik en lillesøster med vinger 2006 Script DK/Feature
Shadow of a Doubt 2006 Continuity DK/Short fiction
King's game 2004 Script DK/Feature
Midsummer 2003 Script DK/Feature
The Chosen 7 2001 Script TV series
Woyzeck's last symphony 2001 Script consultant DK/Short fiction
P.I.S. – Politiets indsatsstyrke 2000 Script TV series