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Signe Byrge Sørensen

(1970 – )

Producer, born 6 March 1970. Holds an MA in International Development Studies and Communication from Roskilde University, Denmark. A graduate of Eurodoc (2003) and EAVE (2010). Has produced films since 1998 and founded her award-winning company Final Cut for Real in 2009.

Notable films include Joshua Oppenheimer's award-winning, two-piece work scrutinising the Indonesian genocide, 'The Act of Killing' (2012) and 'The Look of Silence' (2014). Both films were Oscar-nominated. Byrge Sørensen has also co-produced a string of international documentaries.
Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
The Art of Repression 2020 Producer DK/Documentary
A Word for Human 2019 Production DK/Documentary
Angels are made of Light 2019 Co-producer Series (documentary)
Angels are made of Light 2019 Co-producer Series (documentary)
Angels are made of Light 2019 Co-producer Series (documentary)
Angels are made of Light 2019 Co-producer Series (documentary)
Angels are made of Light 2019 Co-producer Series (documentary)
Patrimonium 2019 Executive producer DK/Documentary
Forget Me Not 2019 Executive producer DK/Documentary
Dreaming Murakami 2018 Producer DK/Documentary
Angels are made of Light 2018 Co-producer Documentary
What Walaa Wants 2018 Executive producer DK/Documentary
Strong Island 2017 Executive producer DK/Documentary
A Drowning Man 2017 Producer DK/Short fiction
Land of the Free 2017 Producer DK/Documentary
Little Wing 2017 Producer Feature
The Nile Hilton Incident 2017 Co-producer DK/Feature
That Summer 2017 Producer DK/Documentary
Good Favour 2017 Co-producer DK/Feature
The Distant Barking of Dogs 2017 Executive producer DK/Documentary
The Distant Barking of Dogs 2017 Executive producer DK/Documentary
Shadow World 2016 Co-producer DK/Documentary
Those Who Jump 2016 Producer DK/Documentary
Life Is Sacred 2015 Producer DK/Documentary
Pebbles at Your Door 2015 Executive producer DK/Documentary
15 Minutes - The Dvor Massacre 2015 Executive producer DK/Documentary
The Look of Silence 2014 Producer DK/Documentary
Far From Home 2014 Producer DK/Documentary
Cathedrals of Culture 2014 Producer DK/Documentary
Night Will Fall 2014 Co-producer (Denmark) Documentary
Chikara - The Sumo Wrestler's Son 2014 Executive producer DK/Documentary
Last Dreams 2013 Producer DK/Documentary
The Gulabi Gang 2013 Producer Documentary
The Human Scale 2012 Producer DK/Documentary
Travelling with Mr. T 2012 Producer DK/Documentary
TPB AFK: The Pirate Bay away from keyboard 2012 Producer, Co-executive producer Documentary
Char... The No-Man's Island 2012 Co-producer Documentary
The Act of Killing 2012 Producer DK/Documentary
Verdens bedste kok 2011 Executive producer DK/Documentary
Klovn for livet 2011 Producer DK/Documentary
Hjemvendt 2011 Producer DK/Documentary
Canned Dreams 2011 Co-producer DK/Documentary
Football is God 2010 Producer DK/Documentary
The Perfect Muslim 2009 Producer DK/Documentary
Maria Larssons eviga ögonblick 2008 Post Producer DK/Feature
The Importance of being Mlabri 2007 Direction, Producer DK/Documentary
Nice To Meet You 2007 Editing supervisor DK/Documentary
I sproget er jeg 2006 Direction, Producer DK/Documentary
Mit Danmark - film nr. 1 2006 Producer DK/Documentary
Mit Danmark - film nr. 2 2006 Producer DK/Documentary
Mit Danmark - film nr. 3 2006 Producer DK/Documentary
Mit Danmark - film nr. 4 2006 Producer DK/Documentary
Mit Danmark - film nr. 5 2006 Producer DK/Documentary
Mit Danmark - film nr. 6 2006 Producer DK/Documentary
Mit Danmark - film nr. 7 2006 Producer DK/Documentary
Mit Danmark - film nr. 8 2006 Producer DK/Documentary
Mit Danmark - film nr. 9 2006 Producer DK/Documentary
Mit Danmark - film nr. 10 2006 Producer DK/Documentary
Drømmenes hotel 2005 Producer DK/Documentary
Elsker du mig? 2004 Post Producer DK/Documentary
Johanna Yohanna 2003 Producer DK/Documentary
Steps for the future 2002 Co-producer Anthology
On-line med forfædrene 2001 Producer DK/Documentary
Flee Producer DK/Documentary

Awards and nominations

Award Release year Festival Film
Best Mid Length Documentary 2012 Krakow Film Festival 2012 Klovn for livet
Audience Award 2013 Warszawa, Against Gravity 2013 The Act of Killing
Lower Silesia Grand Prix 2013 Warszawa, Against Gravity 2013 The Act of Killing
Special Jury Award 2013 Sheffield Doc/Fest 2013 The Act of Killing
Audience Award 2013 Sheffield Doc/Fest 2013 The Act of Killing
Oecumenical Prize 2013 Berlinale 2013 The Act of Killing
Audience Award - Best Documentary 2013 Berlinale 2013 The Act of Killing
DOX:AWARD 2012 CPH:DOX 2012 The Act of Killing
The Mayor’s Prize 2013 Yamagata Int. Documentary Film Festival 2013 The Act of Killing
Best Film 2013 Prague, One World Human Rights Film Festival 2013 The Act of Killing
Best Documentary Award 2013 Docsbarcelona 2013 The Act of Killing
Best Nordic Documentary Film 2013 Malmö Nordisk Panorama 2013 The Act of Killing
Special Prize of The Jury 2013 Tehran, Cinéma Vérité, Documentary Film Festival 2013 The Act of Killing
Green Cross Warsaw Award 2013 Warszawa, Against Gravity 2013 The Human Scale
Special Mention 2014 Zürich Film Festival 2014 The Look of Silence
Grand Jury Prize 2014 Venice International Film Festival 2014 The Look of Silence
Best World Documentary (Cinephile Prize) 2014 Busan International Film Festival 2014 The Look of Silence
Best Nordic Documentary Film 2015 Göteborg International Film Festival 2015 The Look of Silence
Best Documentary Award 2015 Sofia International Film Festival 2015 The Look of Silence
DOX:AWARD 2014 CPH:DOX 2014 The Look of Silence
Peace Film Prize 2015 Berlinale 2015 The Look of Silence
Best Documentary Award 2015 Vilnius International Film Festival 2015 The Look of Silence
Best Film 2015 Prague, One World Human Rights Film Festival 2015 The Look of Silence
Special Jury Mention 2015 Docsbarcelona 2015 The Look of Silence
Audience Award 2015 Docsbarcelona 2015 The Look of Silence
Amnesty Catalunya Award 2015 Docsbarcelona 2015 The Look of Silence
Audience Award 2015 Angers Premiers Plans 2015 The Look of Silence
Special Jury Mention 2015 Angers Premiers Plans 2015 The Look of Silence
Audience Award - Best Film, Festival Favorites 2015 Austin, SXSW Film Festival 2015 The Look of Silence
Audience Award 2015 Haag, Amnesty Int. Movies that Matter Festival 2015 The Look of Silence
Nomination. Best Feature Documentary 2015 Torun, Camerimage 2015 The Look of Silence
Best News & Documentary 2016 Mumbai Film Festival 2016 Med verden imellem os
NORDIC:DOX AWARD 2017 CPH:DOX 2017 Fanget i de fries land
Eucemenical Award 2016 Berlinale 2016 Håbet bag hegnet
Human Rights Award 2016 Warszawa, Against Gravity 2016 Håbet bag hegnet
Honorable Mention 2016 Hamptons Film Festival 2016 Håbet bag hegnet
White Goose Award for Best Int. Documentary 2016 DMZ South Korea 2016 Håbet bag hegnet
Special Jury Mention 2016 München Documentary Festival 2016 Håbet bag hegnet
Audience Award 2018 Toronto, Hot Docs Int. Documentary Festival 2018 Dreaming Murakami
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
Amsterdam, IDFA 2019-11-20 The Look of Silence
Montreal, Rencontres Int. du Documentaire 2018-11-08 Dreaming Murakami
Reykjavik Film Festival 2018-09-27 Dreaming Murakami
Warszawa, Against Gravity 2018-05-11 Dreaming Murakami
München Documentary Festival 2018-05-02 Dreaming Murakami
Toronto, Hot Docs Int. Documentary Festival 2018-04-26 Dreaming Murakami
Durham, Full Frame 2018-04-05 Fanget i de fries land
Cairo Ismailia Film Festival 2018-04-01 Dreaming Murakami
Leuven, Docville 2018-03-21 Dreaming Murakami
CPH:DOX 2018-03-15 Dreaming Murakami
Thessaloniki Documentary Festival 2018-03-02 Dreaming Murakami
Istanbul Festival of Independent Films 2018-02-15 Dreaming Murakami
Göteborg International Film Festival 2018-01-26 Fanget i de fries land
Helsinki Doc Point Documentary Film Festival 2018-01-23 Dreaming Murakami
Amsterdam, IDFA 2017-11-15 The Act of Killing
Telluride Film Festival 2017-09-01 Fanget i de fries land
Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 2017-06-30 Fanget i de fries land
Helsinki Doc Point Documentary Film Festival 2017-01-23 Håbet bag hegnet
Amsterdam, IDFA 2016-11-16 Håbet bag hegnet
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2016-11-02 Håbet bag hegnet
Sao Paulo Int. Film Festival 2016-10-20 Håbet bag hegnet
London Film Festival 2016-10-07 Håbet bag hegnet
Hamptons Film Festival 2016-10-06 Håbet bag hegnet
DMZ South Korea 2016-09-22 Håbet bag hegnet
Malmö Nordisk Panorama 2016-09-16 Håbet bag hegnet
Melbourne Film Festival 2016-07-28 Håbet bag hegnet
SilverDocs AFI Documentary Festival 2016-06-22 Håbet bag hegnet
Tel Aviv Docaviv Int. Documentary Film Festival 2016-05-19 Håbet bag hegnet
Warszawa, Against Gravity 2016-05-13 Håbet bag hegnet
München Documentary Festival 2016-05-05 Håbet bag hegnet
Hong Kong International Film Festival 2016-03-21 Håbet bag hegnet
Berlinale 2016-02-11 Håbet bag hegnet
Torun, Camerimage 2015-11-14 The Look of Silence
Bilbao Int. Festival of Documentary and Short Film 2015-11-13 Pebbles at Your Door
Montreal, Rencontres Int. du Documentaire 2015-11-12 The Look of Silence
CPH:DOX 2015-11-06 Pebbles at Your Door
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2015-11-04 The Look of Silence
Vienna Film Festival, Viennale 2015-10-22 The Look of Silence
Hamptons Film Festival 2015-10-08 Pebbles at Your Door
Rio de Janeiro Film Festival 2015-10-01 The Look of Silence
Bergen International Film festival 2015-09-23 Life Is Sacred
Message to Man 2015-09-19 The Look of Silence
Malmö Nordisk Panorama 2015-09-18 The Look of Silence
Sarajevo Film Festival 2015-08-14 The Look of Silence
Dokufest Prizren 2015-08-08 Life Is Sacred
Melbourne Film Festival 2015-07-30 The Look of Silence
Guanajuato International Film Festival 2015-07-17 Pebbles at Your Door
Wellington - New Zealand Film Festival 2015-07-16 The Look of Silence
Moscow Int. Film Festival 2015-06-19 The Look of Silence
New York Human Rights Watch Film Festival 2015-06-12 Life Is Sacred
Cape Town, Encounters South African Int. Documentary Film Festival 2015-06-04 The Look of Silence
Sydney Film Festival 2015-06-03 Life Is Sacred
Transilvania International Film Festival 2015-05-29 The Look of Silence
Docsbarcelona 2015-05-25 Life Is Sacred
Warszawa, Against Gravity 2015-05-09 Life Is Sacred
Tel Aviv Docaviv Int. Documentary Film Festival 2015-05-06 The Look of Silence
Beijing International Film Festival 2015-04-16 The Look of Silence
Buenos Aires Festival de Cine Independiente 2015-04-15 The Look of Silence
Hong Kong International Film Festival 2015-03-23 The Look of Silence
Haag, Amnesty Int. Movies that Matter Festival 2015-03-20 The Look of Silence
Vilnius International Film Festival 2015-03-19 Life Is Sacred
London, Human Rights Watch Film Festival 2015-03-18 Life Is Sacred
Thessaloniki Documentary Festival 2015-03-13 The Look of Silence
Austin, SXSW Film Festival 2015-03-13 The Look of Silence
Sofia International Film Festival 2015-03-05 The Look of Silence
Prague, One World Human Rights Film Festival 2015-03-02 Life Is Sacred
Trondheim Kosmorama International Film Festival 2015-03-02 The Look of Silence
ZagrebDox 2015-02-23 The Look of Silence
Istanbul Festival of Independent Films 2015-02-12 Life Is Sacred
Berlinale 2015-02-05 The Look of Silence
Göteborg International Film Festival 2015-01-23 The Look of Silence
Angers Premiers Plans 2015-01-16 The Look of Silence
Tehran, Cinéma Vérité, Documentary Film Festival 2014-11-30 The Look of Silence
Goa - Int. Film Festival of India 2014-11-20 The Look of Silence
Amsterdam, IDFA 2014-11-19 The Act of Killing
CPH:DOX 2014-11-06 Life Is Sacred
Busan International Film Festival 2014-10-02 The Look of Silence
New York Film Festival 2014-09-27 The Look of Silence
Zürich Film Festival 2014-09-25 The Look of Silence
Malmö Nordisk Panorama 2014-09-19 Chikara - Sumobryderens Søn
Helsinki Film Festival - Love & Anarchy 2014-09-18 The Look of Silence
Toronto International Film Festival 2014-09-04 The Look of Silence
Telluride Film Festival 2014-08-29 The Look of Silence
Venice International Film Festival 2014-08-27 The Look of Silence
Seoul International Youth Film Festival 2014-08-21 Chikara - Sumobryderens Søn
TIFF Kids 2014-04-08 Chikara - Sumobryderens Søn
Malmö, BUFF 2014-03-10 Chikara - Sumobryderens Søn
Tehran, Cinéma Vérité, Documentary Film Festival 2013-12-10 The Act of Killing
Amsterdam, IDFA 2013-11-20 Chikara - Sumobryderens Søn
Montreal, Rencontres Int. du Documentaire 2013-11-13 The Act of Killing
Vienna Film Festival, Viennale 2013-10-24 The Act of Killing
Yamagata Int. Documentary Film Festival 2013-10-10 The Act of Killing
Rio de Janeiro Film Festival 2013-09-26 The Act of Killing
Reykjavik Film Festival 2013-09-26 The Act of Killing
Message to Man 2013-09-21 The Act of Killing
Malmö Nordisk Panorama 2013-09-20 The Act of Killing
Helsinki Film Festival - Love & Anarchy 2013-09-19 The Act of Killing
Haugesund, Den Norske Filmfestivalen 2013-08-15 The Act of Killing
Montreal Fantasia Int Film Festival 2013-07-18 The Act of Killing
Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival 2013-07-18 The Act of Killing
Moscow Int. Film Festival 2013-06-21 The Act of Killing
SilverDocs AFI Documentary Festival 2013-06-19 The Act of Killing
New York Human Rights Watch Film Festival 2013-06-13 The Act of Killing
Los Angeles Film Festival 2013-06-13 The Act of Killing
Sheffield Doc/Fest 2013-06-12 The Act of Killing
Sydney Film Festival 2013-06-05 The Act of Killing
Transilvania International Film Festival 2013-05-31 The Act of Killing
Docsbarcelona 2013-05-28 The Act of Killing
Seattle International Film Festival 2013-05-16 The Act of Killing
Warszawa, Against Gravity 2013-05-10 The Act of Killing
Leuven, Docville 2013-05-03 The Act of Killing
Tel Aviv Docaviv Int. Documentary Film Festival 2013-05-02 The Act of Killing
San Francisco Int. Film Festival 2013-04-25 The Act of Killing
Toronto, Hot Docs Int. Documentary Festival 2013-04-25 The Human Scale
Buenos Aires Festival de Cine Independiente 2013-04-10 The Act of Killing
Haag, Amnesty Int. Movies that Matter Festival 2013-03-21 The Act of Killing
New York New Directors/New Films 2013-03-20 The Act of Killing
Hong Kong International Film Festival 2013-03-17 The Act of Killing
Thessaloniki Documentary Festival 2013-03-15 The Act of Killing
London, Human Rights Watch Film Festival 2013-03-13 The Act of Killing
Austin, SXSW Film Festival 2013-03-08 The Act of Killing
Prague, One World Human Rights Film Festival 2013-03-04 The Act of Killing
Guadalajara Film Festival 2013-03-01 The Act of Killing
ZagrebDox 2013-02-24 The Act of Killing
Istanbul Festival of Independent Films 2013-02-14 The Act of Killing
Berlinale 2013-02-07 The Act of Killing
CPH:DOX 2012-11-01 The Act of Killing
Toronto International Film Festival 2012-09-06 The Act of Killing
Telluride Film Festival 2012-08-31 The Act of Killing
Toronto, Hot Docs Int. Documentary Festival 2012-04-26 Klovn for livet
Amsterdam, IDFA 2011-11-16 Klovn for livet
Buenos Aires Festival de Cine Independiente 2011-04-06 Fodbold er Gud
Amsterdam, IDFA 2005-11-24 Drømmenes hotel
Odense Internationale Film Festival 2001-08-13 On-line med forfædrene
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.