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Rune Schjøtt

(1971 – )

Director and screenwriter. Born 1971, Denmark. Attended the scriptwriting course at the National Film School of Denmark. Has worked as a music producer, radio host and writer-director of radio drama for the national broadcaster DR.


Co-writer on the awardwinning feature film "Voksne Mennesker"/"Dark Horse" (2005) with director Dagur Kari. Also writer on Martin de Thurah's short film "Ung Mand Falder"/"Young Man Falling".


Directial debut with the short film "Pandasyndromet"/"The Panda Syndrome". "Skyscraper" (2010), selected for Berlin's Generation 14plus, is Rune Schjøtt's feature film debut.

Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
The Reunion 2 - The Funeral 2014 Radiovært DK/Feature
Otto Is a Rhino 2013 Screenplay DK/Feature
Kødkataloget 2013 Screenplay TV series
Skyscraper 2011 Direction, Screenplay, Executive producer: Music DK/Feature
Cairo garbage 2009 Voiceover DK/Documentary
Osman og Jeppe 2009 Screenplay TV series
Ung mand falder 2007 Script, Screenplay DK/Short fiction
The Panda Syndrome 2006 Direction, Script DK/Short fiction
Dark horse 2005 Script DK/Feature

Awards and nominations

Award Release year Festival Film
Special Jury Award 2011 Zlin Int. Film Festival for Children & Youth 2011 Skyskraber
For Tomorrow Award - Youth Jury 2011 Oulu Int. Children's Film Festival 2011 Skyskraber
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
Oulu Int. Children's Film Festival 2011-11-21 Skyskraber
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2011-11-18 Skyskraber
Lithuania Scanorama Film Forum 2011-11-10 Skyskraber
Discovery - Scotland's Int. Film Fest for Children & Young People 2011-10-22 Skyskraber
Mumbai Film Festival 2011-10-13 Skyskraber
Seoul International Youth Film Festival 2011-07-07 Skyskraber
Taipei Film Festival 2011-06-24 Skyskraber
Zlin Int. Film Festival for Children & Youth 2011-05-29 Skyskraber
Kristiansand International Children's Film Festival 2011-05-03 Skyskraber
Malmö, BUFF 2011-03-15 Skyskraber
Berlinale 2011-02-10 Skyskraber
Göteborg International Film Festival 2011-01-28 Skyskraber
Taipei Film Festival 2007-06-22 Pandasyndromet
Kristiansand International Children's Film Festival 2007-04-24 Pandasyndromet
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.