Rumle Hammerich

(1954 – )

Born 1954, Denmark. Studied film in the US. Graduated from the National Film School of Denmark in direction. He has directed for television in Sweden and Denmark. was appointed executive at the public broadcaster DR TV, and later appointed CEO at Nordisk Film Productions. His awardwinning directorial debut, "Otto er et næsehorn"/"Otto is a Rhino" (1983) is considered one of the best Danish children''s film of the decade.

Hammerich''s short film "Kan du vissla Johanna?" (1994) received Sweden''s award for Best Children''s Film of the Year, took a Golden Globe in Hollywood and was awarded in Berlin. His Swedish feature "Sort Lucia"/"The Premonition" (1992) was honoured with Best Direction award in Montreal. "Unge Andersen"/"Young Andersen" (2005) enjoyed an extended festival run, bringing Best Director awards for Hammerich at Shanghai and Warsaw festivals, while his television version of "Young Andersen" received the prestigious US Emmy Award.

Filmography Music
Title Year Function Category
The Penultimate 2021 Consultant DK/Feature
Miss Osaka 2021 Creative supervisor DK/Feature
Sons of Denmark 2019 Script consultant DK/Feature
Man Divided 2017 Director supervisor DK/Feature
Broen 3 2015 Direction TV series
Pebbles at Your Door 2015 Script consultant DK/Documentary
Borgen 1 2010 Direction TV series
Headhunter 2009 Direction, Script, Writer DK/Feature
The Cliffwood 2007 Direction, Script, Producer DK/Documentary
De smås krig 2007 Production consultant DK/Documentary
Mit Danmark - film nr. 6 2006 Direction, Script DK/Documentary
Young Andersen 2005 Direction, Script DK/Feature
The Eagle 2004 Direction TV series
Strings 2004 Creative producer DK/Feature
En som Hodder 2003 Executive producer DK/Feature
Move Me! 2003 Executive producer DK/Feature
Reconstruction 2003 Executive producer DK/Feature
Ondskan 2003 Co-producer Feature
Forsvar 2003 Executive producer TV series
Facing the Truth 2002 Executive producer DK/Feature
Suxxess 2002 Co-producer Feature
Tsatsiki - Vänner för alltid 2001 Co-producer Feature
Once in a lifetime 2000 Executive producer Feature
Unit 1 2000 Screenplay TV series
TAXA 1997 Direction TV series
Circus Hildebrandt 1995 Lyrics DK/Feature
Kan du vissla Johanna 1994 Direction Short fiction
The Teachers Room 1994 Direction TV series
Søndag eftermiddag, Østerbro 1993 Direction, Script DK/Short fiction
The Premonition 1992 Direction, Mand i røde sko Feature
Fasadklätraren 1991 Direction, Script TV series
Hunden som log 1989 Direction, Script Short fiction
Emma''s shadow 1988 Screenplay assistance DK/Feature
Notater fra Kina 1987 Editing DK/Documentary
As long as he can count the cows 1985 Direction, Script DK/Documentary
Kalk 1984 Direction, Script DK/Documentary
Stationer 1984 Direction, Script DK/Short fiction
Varm mad - et folkekøkken 1984 Editing DK/Documentary
Granny''s house 1984 Assistant director DK/Feature
Otto is a rhino 1983 Direction, Script DK/Feature
Rocking Silver 1983 Supervisor DK/Feature
Når jeg bliver stor 1982 Script DK/Short fiction
The ballad of Linda 1982 Assistant director DK/Feature
The Circus Casablanca 1981 Script, Technical director DK/Feature
Den sidste detalje 1981 Script DK/Short fiction
Arbejde mod frihed 1980 Editing DK/Documentary
Charly and Steffen 1979 Assistant director DK/Feature
Kloden rokker 1978 Assistant director DK/Documentary
Going for Broke 1977 Læsende mand på toilet, Assistant lighting technician DK/Feature
Familien Gyldenkål sprænger banken 1976 Assistant director DK/Feature
I løvens tegn 1976 Assistant lighting technician DK/Feature
The ghost train 1976 Assistant lighting technician DK/Feature
Familien Gyldenkål 1975 Assistant lighting technician DK/Feature
A Happy Divorce 1975 Assistant lighting technician DK/Feature
Music Year Film Function
En klovn som dig 1995 Cirkus Ildebrand Songwriter
Otto er et næsehorn 1983 Otto er et næsehorn Songwriter
Lykkestrejfer 1979 Charly og Steffen Songwriter