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Steen Johannessen

(1972 - )

Editor, director. Born 1972, Denmark. Steen Johannessen is an experienced editor on documentary films, with projects including "Who We Were" (2016), "Motley's Law" (2015) and "Warriors from the North" (2014).


"Last Men in Aleppo" (2017) is directed by Feras Fayyad, with Johannessen as co-director. He is also editor on the film, which won the international documentary competition at Sundance Film Festival and the main award at CPH:DOX. The film was nominated for an Oscar in the Documentary Feature category.

Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
Den fortabte kriger 2018 Klipper DK/Documentary
De sidste mænd i Aleppo 2017 Klipper DK/Documentary
Motley's Law 2016 Klipper DK/Documentary
Dem vi var 2016 Klipper DK/Documentary
Børnesoldatens nye job 2016 Klipper DK/Documentary
Forsøget 2014 Klipper DK/Documentary
Krigerne fra Nord 2014 Klipper DK/Documentary
Putins kys 2012 Editing DK/Documentary
En detektiv i provinsen 1:3 2012 Klipper DK/Documentary
En detektiv i provinsen 2:3 2012 Klipper DK/Documentary
En detektiv i provinsen 3:3 2012 Klipper DK/Documentary
Au pair 2011 Editing DK/Documentary
Præsidenten 2011 Klipper DK/Documentary
Mission kvindehandel 2010 Editing DK/Documentary
Usynlige piger 2009 Editing DK/Documentary
Tine på tværs 2009 Editing DK/Documentary
Dagbog fra midten 2009 Editing DK/Documentary
Et hul i himlen - når mor og far er i fængsel 2008 Editing DK/Documentary
69 2008 Editing DK/Documentary
Muhammedkrisen under huden 2007 Editing DK/Documentary
AFR 2007 Sekvensklipper DK/Feature
Den hemmelige krig 2006 Editing DK/Documentary
To Damascus - a film on interpretation 2005 Editing DK/Documentary
United States of Afganistan 2004 Editing DK/Documentary
Boomerang drengen 2004 Editing DK/Documentary
Det røde guld 2004 Editing DK/Documentary
Himmelnattens kejser 2003 Production DK/Documentary
Dogville Confessions 2003 Klipper DK/Documentary
Model 2002 Editing DK/Documentary
von Triers 100 øjne 2000 Editing DK/Documentary
Le grand final 2000 Editing DK/Short fiction
Timbuktoo 2000 Editing DK/Short fiction
Tilfældets rapsodi 2000 Editing DK/Short fiction
It's a Game 1998 Editing DK/Short fiction
Tempo 1998 Tonemester DK/Experimental
The Day the Women Took Over or I Was a Teenage Neo-Impressionist 1998 Lyd DK/Short fiction
One Year 1997 Editing DK/Short fiction

Awards and nominations

Award Release year Festival Film
Audience Award: Warsaw Documentary Award 2017 Warszawa, Against Gravity 2017 Last Men in Aleppo
Grand Prix 2017 Warszawa, Against Gravity 2017 Last Men in Aleppo
Lower Silesia Marshal’s Grand Prix Special Mention 2017 Warszawa, Against Gravity 2017 Last Men in Aleppo
The Mayor of Gdynia Award for Best Film 2017 Warszawa, Against Gravity 2017 Last Men in Aleppo
The BYDGOSZCZ ART/DOC AWARD 2017 Warszawa, Against Gravity 2017 Last Men in Aleppo
World Cinema Jury Prize: Documentary 2017 Sundance Film Festival 2017 Last Men in Aleppo
Best Film Special Mention 2017 Belgrade, Beldoc 2017 Last Men in Aleppo
DOX:AWARD 2017 CPH:DOX 2017 Last Men in Aleppo
New Talent Award 2017 Docsbarcelona 2017 Last Men in Aleppo
Best Featrue Documentary 2017 Sarasota Film Festival 2017 Last Men in Aleppo
Best World Cinema 2017 Sarasota Film Festival 2017 Last Men in Aleppo
Honorable Mention 2017 Durham, Full Frame 2017 Last Men in Aleppo
Full Frame Inspiration Award 2017 Durham, Full Frame 2017 Last Men in Aleppo
THE REVA AND DAVID LOGAN GRAND JURY AWARD 2017 Durham, Full Frame 2017 Last Men in Aleppo
Grand Jury Documentary Award 2017 Minneapolis/St. Paul International Film Festival 2017 Last Men in Aleppo
Audience Award 2017 Washington DC International Film Festival 2017 Last Men in Aleppo
Best Nordic Documentary 2017 Malmö Nordisk Panorama 2017 Last Men in Aleppo
Best International Feature - Special Mention 2017 Auckland, Documentary Edge Festival 2017 Last Men in Aleppo
Young Jury Award 2017 Cork Film Festival 2017 Last Men in Aleppo
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
Los Angeles, Oscar Academy 2018-03-04 Last Men in Aleppo
Costa Rica International Film Festival 2017-12-07 Last Men in Aleppo
Dubai International Film Festival 2017-12-06 Last Men in Aleppo
Torun, Camerimage 2017-11-11 Last Men in Aleppo
Cork Film Festival 2017-11-10 Last Men in Aleppo
Oslo Films from the South Festival 2017-11-09 Last Men in Aleppo
Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival 2017-10-24 Last Men in Aleppo
Moscow - Royal Danish Embassy 2017-10-18 Last Men in Aleppo
Tokyo, UNHCR Refugee Film Festival 2017-09-30 Last Men in Aleppo
Athens International Film Festival 2017-09-21 Last Men in Aleppo
Taipei CNEX Documentary Film Festival 2017-09-20 Last Men in Aleppo
Malmö Nordisk Panorama 2017-09-16 Last Men in Aleppo
Jameson Cinefest IFF 2017-09-08 Last Men in Aleppo
Seoul, EBS International Documentary Festival 2017-08-21 Last Men in Aleppo
Brisbane International Film Festival 2017-08-17 Last Men in Aleppo
Dokufest Prizren 2017-08-04 Last Men in Aleppo
Edinburgh International Film Festival 2017-06-21 Last Men in Aleppo
Sydney Film Festival 2017-06-07 Last Men in Aleppo
Cape Town, Encounters South African Int. Documentary Film Festival 2017-06-01 Last Men in Aleppo
Docsbarcelona 2017-05-22 Last Men in Aleppo
Amsterdam, IDFA 2017-05-20 Last Men in Aleppo
Warszawa, Against Gravity 2017-05-12 Last Men in Aleppo
Belgrade, Beldoc 2017-05-08 Last Men in Aleppo
Toronto, Hot Docs Int. Documentary Festival 2017-04-27 Last Men in Aleppo
Washington DC International Film Festival 2017-04-20 Last Men in Aleppo
Minneapolis/St. Paul International Film Festival 2017-04-13 Last Men in Aleppo
Istanbul Int. Film Festival 2017-04-06 Last Men in Aleppo
Durham, Full Frame 2017-04-06 Last Men in Aleppo
Firenze Middle East Now Festival 2017-04-04 Last Men in Aleppo
Mexico, Ambulante Gira Documentales 2017-04-01 Last Men in Aleppo
Haag, Amnesty Int. Movies that Matter Festival 2017-03-29 Last Men in Aleppo
Cleveland International Film Festival 2017-03-29 Last Men in Aleppo
CPH:DOX 2017-03-16 Last Men in Aleppo
Geneve, Forum on Human Rights 2017-03-10 Last Men in Aleppo
Sundance Film Festival 2017-01-19 Last Men in Aleppo
Cinemateket 2017-01-01 Last Men in Aleppo
Toronto, Hot Docs Int. Documentary Festival 2003-04-25 Himmelnattens kejser
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.