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Simon Staho

(1972 – )

Director. Born 2/6 1972, Denmark.


Has directed 'Dag og nat'/'Day and Night' (2004) with Mikael Persbrandt, Pernilla August and Maria Bonnevie which received the Silver Hugo Award at the Chicago Film Festival and was selected for the Zabaltegi section at the San Sebastian Film Festival.'Bang Bang Orangutang' (2005) starring Mikael Persbrandt and Lena Olin and 'Daisy Diamond' (2007) starring Noomi Rapace were both selected for the Official Competition at San Sebastian. 'Heaven's Heart' (2008) starring Mikael Persbrandt and Lena Endre was selected for the Berlinale Special section. 'Kærlighedens krigere'/'Warriors of Love' (2009) was selected for the Locarno Film Festival. Staho has also directed the two features 'Magi i luften'/'Love Is In The Air' (2011) and 'Miraklet'/'The Miracle' (2014).

Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
The Miracle 2014 Direction, Screenplay DK/Feature
Andy Warhol Eats a Burger 2014 Direction DK/Experimental
Den hvide mand 2014 Direction DK/Experimental
Sort sne 2014 Direction DK/Experimental
I Destroy You with My Machine 2014 Direction DK/Experimental
Der er ikke andet end det der er 2014 Direction DK/Experimental
Magi i luften 2011 Direction, Script DK/Feature
Kærlighedens krigere 2009 Direction, Script Feature
Himlens hjärta 2008 Direction, Script Feature
Daisy Diamond 2007 Direction, Script DK/Feature
Bang Bang Orangutang 2005 Direction, Script DK/Feature
Day and Night 2003 Direction, Script DK/Feature
Now 2003 Direction, Screenplay DK/Short fiction
Skjulte spor 2000 Direction TV series
Vildspor 1998 Direction, Script DK/Feature

Awards and nominations

Award Release year Festival Film
FIPRESCI Award 2005 Zagreb Motovun Film Festival 2005 Dag og nat
Audience Prize 2012 Seoul International Youth Film Festival 2012 Magi i luften
Shown in Zabaltegi 1998 San Sebastian International Film Festival 1998 Vildspor
Silver Hugo 2004 Chicago International Film Festival 2004 Dag og nat
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
Moscow - Royal Danish Embassy 2015-04-15 Miraklet
Lithuania Scanorama Film Forum 2014-11-06 Miraklet
Sao Paulo Int. Film Festival 2014-10-16 Miraklet
Transilvania International Film Festival 2014-05-30 Miraklet
Chicago International Film Festival 2013-10-10 Miraklet
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2012-11-13 Magi i luften
Helsinki Film Festival - Love & Anarchy 2012-09-15 Magi i luften
Seoul International Youth Film Festival 2012-08-23 Magi i luften
Taipei Film Festival 2012-06-29 Magi i luften
Transilvania International Film Festival 2012-06-01 Magi i luften
Moscow - Royal Danish Embassy 2012-05-10 Magi i luften
Kristiansand International Children's Film Festival 2012-04-24 Magi i luften
Berlinale 2012-02-09 Magi i luften
Göteborg International Film Festival 2012-01-27 Magi i luften
Chicago International Film Festival 2011-10-06 Magi i luften
Vilnius International Film Festival 2010-03-18 Kærlighedens krigere
Göteborg International Film Festival 2010-01-29 Kærlighedens krigere
Hamburg FilmFest GmbH 2009-09-24 Kærlighedens krigere
Locarno, Festival internazionale del film 2009-08-05 Kærlighedens krigere
Transilvania International Film Festival 2008-05-30 Daisy Diamond
Istanbul Int. Film Festival 2008-04-05 Daisy Diamond
Vilnius International Film Festival 2008-04-03 Daisy Diamond
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2007-11-30 Daisy Diamond
Montreal, Festival International Nouveau Cinema 2007-10-10 Daisy Diamond
San Sebastian International Film Festival 2007-09-20 Dag og nat
Lithuania Scanorama Film Forum 2006-11-11 Bang Bang Orangutang
Hamburg FilmFest GmbH 2006-10-05 Bang Bang Orangutang
Moscow - Royal Danish Embassy 2006-09-06 Dag og nat
Zagreb Motovun Film Festival 2006-07-24 Dag og nat
Jerusalem Int. Film Festival 2006-07-06 Bang Bang Orangutang
Buenos Aires, Mar Del Plata Int. FF 2006-03-09 Bang Bang Orangutang
Göteborg International Film Festival 2006-01-27 Bang Bang Orangutang
Oslo International Film Festival 2005-11-17 Bang Bang Orangutang
Chicago International Film Festival 2005-10-06 Bang Bang Orangutang
San Sebastian International Film Festival 2005-09-15 Bang Bang Orangutang
Zagreb Motovun Film Festival 2005-07-25 Dag og nat
Jerusalem Int. Film Festival 2005-07-07 Dag og nat
Moscow Int. Film Festival 2005-06-17 Dag og nat
Buenos Aires Festival de Cine Independiente 2005-04-12 Dag og nat
Istanbul Int. Film Festival 2005-04-02 Dag og nat
Vilnius International Film Festival 2005-04-01 Dag og nat
Buenos Aires, Mar Del Plata Int. FF 2005-03-10 Dag og nat
Miami International Film festival 2005-02-04 Dag og nat
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2004-11-27 Dag og nat
Mannheim-Heidelberg, Int. Film Festival 2004-11-18 Dag og nat
Chicago International Film Festival 2004-10-07 Dag og nat
Ghent Flanders Int. Film Festival 2004-10-05 Dag og nat
San Sebastian International Film Festival 2004-09-16 Dag og nat
Haugesund, Den Norske Filmfestivalen 2004-08-20 Dag og nat
San Sebastian International Film Festival 1998-09-17 Vildspor
Haugesund, Den Norske Filmfestivalen 1998-08-23 Vildspor
Cannes, Festival de 1998-05-13 Vildspor
Stockholm International Film Festival 1997-11-07 Vildspor
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.