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Magic Hour Films

Magic Hour Films, formerly named Lise Lense-Møller Film, was established by producer Lise Lense-Møller in 1984 and has developed and produced feature films, children's films, short fiction films, and documentaries for cinemas and the video - and tv-market for more than 20 years. Among Magic Hour Films productions are Morten Henriksen's feature film "The Magnetist's Fifth Winter" (2003), based on Swedish author P.O. Enquist's novel, the documentary "With A Right To Kill" (Morten Henriksen and author Peter Øvig Knudsen, 2003), about the Danish resistance movement's killings during WW2, and Anders Østergaard's Oscar nominated documentary "Burma VJ - reporting from a closed country" (2008), about the Buddhist monks' uprising in Burma.

Filmography Awards
Title Year Function Category
Rejsen til Utopia 2019 Production company DK/Documentary
Hjertelandet 2018 Production company DK/Documentary
Return of a President - After The Coup In Madagascar 2017 Production company DK/Documentary
Tutti a casa - Al magt til folket? 2016 Production company DK/Documentary
Monalisa Story – A Film About Love, Struggle and Heroin 2016 Production company Documentary
The Visit: An Alien Encounter 2015 Production company, DK/Documentary
1989 2014 Production company DK/Documentary
The Visit 2014 Production company DK/Documentary
Krigskampagnen 2013 Production company
Krigskampagnen 2013 Production company DK/Documentary
Jeg hader ADHD - børn i en diagnosetid 2013 Production company DK/Documentary
Mit Afghanistan - livet i den forbudte zone 2012 Production company
Pushwagner 2012 Production company DK/Documentary
Mit Afghanistan 2012 Production company DK/Documentary
Into Eternity 2010 Production company DK/Documentary
Bananas! 2009 Production company DK/Documentary
Final image 2009 Production company Documentary
Katastrofin Aineksaia 2008 Production company Documentary
Burma VJ - reporter i et lukket land 2008 Production company DK/Documentary
Recipes For Disaster 2008 Production company
Burma Vj, reporter i et lukket land 2008 Production company
Jeg mener - Jeg ser 2007 Production company DK/Documentary
Mod målet - VM for hjemløse 2007 Production company, DK/Documentary
På vej til paradis 2007 Production company DK/Documentary
Ekelöfs blik - en nordisk digterrejse 2007 Production company DK/Documentary
Inden for mine øjne 2006 Production company DK/Documentary
Invitation fra gud 2006 Production company DK/Documentary
I soldatens fodspor 2005 Production company DK/Documentary
Kan man dø i himlen 2005 Production company DK/Documentary
Op med humøret 2005 Production company DK/Short fiction
Närvarande 2003 Production company DK/Documentary
Med ret til at dræbe 2003 Production company DK/Documentary
Lille far 2003 Production company DK/Short fiction
Wild Things 2 2003 Production company
Små skred 2003 Production company DK/Short fiction
Jeg husker... Fortællinger fra Grønland 2002 Production company DK/Documentary
Levende ord 3: Mødet med det fremmede 2001 Production company DK/Documentary
Aben Osvald 2001 Production company DK/Short fiction
Weiser 2001 Production company Feature
På Ama'r 2001 Production company DK/Short fiction
Se mig nu 2001 Production company DK/Short fiction
Spider's Web 2001 Production company
Mødet med det fremmede - psykiatri i et tværkulturelt perspektiv - levende ord 3 2001 Production company
Karla Kanin bio 3 1999 Production company Anthology
Magnetisørens femte vinter 1999 Production company DK/Feature
Tifanfaya 1998 Production company DK/Short fiction
Lyset, mørket og farverne 1998 Production company DK/Documentary
Calle og Kristoffer 1998 Production company DK/Documentary
Teorien om alting 1998 Production company DK/Documentary
Levende ord 2: Miljø og udvikling 1997 Production company DK/Documentary
Tankens anatomi 1997 Production company DK/Documentary
Hænderne op! 1997 Production company DK/Short fiction
Hænderne op 1997 Production company
Levende ord 1: Fællesskab og demokrati 1996 Production company DK/Documentary
Mis med de blå øjne 1995 Production company DK/Short fiction

Prices and nominations

Award Release year Festival Film
Best International Documentary 2019 Leuven, Docville 2019 Hjertelandet
Golden Eye for Best Documentary 2018 Zürich Film Festival 2018 Hjertelandet
Science Award 2015 Warszawa, Against Gravity 2015 The Visit: An Alien Encounter
Audience Award 2014 Thessaloniki Documentary Festival 2014 Jeg hader ADHD - børn i en diagnosetid
Special Mention 2013 Buenos Aires Festival de Cine Independiente 2013 Mit Afghanistan
IDFA Green Screen Award 2010 Amsterdam, IDFA 2010 Into Eternity
Special Mention 2010 Sheffield Doc/Fest 2010 Into Eternity
Special Mention 2010 Dokufest Prizren 2010 Into Eternity
Green Award 2010 Warszawa, Against Gravity 2010 Into Eternity
Grand Prix 2010 Nyon, Visions du Réel 2010 Into Eternity
Audience Prize 2009 CPH:DOX 2009 Into Eternity
Oscar: Nominated Best Documentary 2010 Los Angeles, Oscar Nomination Screening 2010 Burma VJ - reporter i et lukket land
Best Danish documentary 2009 Odense Internationale Film Festival 2009 Burma VJ - reporter i et lukket land
In the Spirit of Freedom Award 2009 Jerusalem Int. Film Festival 2009 Burma VJ - reporter i et lukket land
Amnesty Award 2009 Warszawa, Against Gravity 2009 Burma VJ - reporter i et lukket land
• Investigative Documentary Feature Award 2009 San Francisco Int. Film Festival 2009 Burma VJ - reporter i et lukket land
Amnesty International's A Matter of ACT Award 2009 Haag, Amnesty Int. Movies that Matter Festival 2009 Burma VJ - reporter i et lukket land
MovieSquad ALLRights Award 2009 Haag, Amnesty Int. Movies that Matter Festival 2009 Burma VJ - reporter i et lukket land
Grand Jury Award 2009 Durham, Full Frame 2009 Burma VJ - reporter i et lukket land
• Center for Documentary Studies Filmmaker Award 2009 Durham, Full Frame 2009 Burma VJ - reporter i et lukket land
Working Films Award 2009 Durham, Full Frame 2009 Burma VJ - reporter i et lukket land
Best Documentary Price 2009 Sao Paulo It's All True Int. Documentary FF 2009 Burma VJ - reporter i et lukket land
Amnesty Award 2009 Thessaloniki Documentary Festival 2009 Burma VJ - reporter i et lukket land
Audience Prize 2009 Thessaloniki Documentary Festival 2009 Burma VJ - reporter i et lukket land
The Vaclav Havel Special Award 2009 Prague, One World Human Rights Film Festival 2009 Burma VJ - reporter i et lukket land
Student Jury Award 2009 Prague, One World Human Rights Film Festival 2009 Burma VJ - reporter i et lukket land
Special Mention. Movies that Matter Human Rights 2009 ZagrebDox 2009 Burma VJ - reporter i et lukket land
International Human Rights Award 2009 Berlinale 2009 Burma VJ - reporter i et lukket land
World Cinema Documentary Editing Award 2009 Sundance Film Festival 2009 Burma VJ - reporter i et lukket land
Joris Ivens Award 2008 Amsterdam, IDFA 2008 Burma VJ - reporter i et lukket land
Movies that Matter Human Rights Award 2008 Amsterdam, IDFA 2008 Burma VJ - reporter i et lukket land
DOX:Awards 2008 CPH:DOX 2008 Burma VJ - reporter i et lukket land
Amnesty Award 2008 CPH:DOX 2008 Burma VJ - reporter i et lukket land
Audience Award 2007 Hamburg FilmFest GmbH 2007 Inden for mine øjne
Best Danish documentary 2007 Odense Internationale Film Festival 2007 På vej til paradis
Cinematic Vision Short Award 2007 SilverDocs AFI Documentary Festival 2007 Inden for mine øjne
Best Documentary Short Film 2007 Sao Paulo It's All True Int. Documentary FF 2007 Inden for mine øjne
Silver Cub Award 2006 Amsterdam, IDFA 2006 Inden for mine øjne
Gold Dok Best Sound 2006 CPH:DOX 2006 Inden for mine øjne
The Youth Jury Prize for Best Short film 2006 TIFF Kids 2006 Op med humøret
Gold Dok Best Children's Doc 2005 CPH:DOX 2005 Kan man dø i himlen
Gold Dok Best Sound 2005 CPH:DOX 2005 Kan man dø i himlen
Best Film, Youth Jury 2005 Odense Internationale Film Festival 2005 Kan man dø i himlen
2nd best. Kidz Section 2004 Giffoni Film Festival 2004 Lille far
Special Mention 2004 Berlinale 2004 Lille far
Prix UIP 2003 Edinburgh International Film Festival 2003 Små skred
The Audience Award for Favorite Short Film 2001 Hamptons Film Festival 2001 Se mig nu
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