Biography

Filmography

Rediscovery (2019)
When You Look Away (2017)
Good Things Await (2014)
The Bailiff (2013)
Free the Mind (2012)
The Home Front (2010)
Mechanical Love (2007)
Fever (2007)
Gambler (2005)
The Diver Inside Me (2003)
Growing Up in a Day (2002)
Family (2001)

Awards & Festivals

Rediscovery (Phie Ambo, DK, 2019)

Festival screenings

CPH:DOX /  Denmark
München Documentary Festival /  Germany
Dokufest Prizren /  Serbia

Prizes awarded
München Documentary Festival 2019: Arri Amira Award

When You Look Away (Phie Ambo, DK, 2017)

Festivals:
CPH:DOX /  Denmark
Toronto, Hot Docs Int. Documentary Festival /  Canada
Warszawa, Against Gravity /  Poland
Sheffield Doc/Fest /  Great Britain
Seoul, EBS International Documentary Festival /  South Korea
Bergen International Film festival /  Norway
Reykjavik Film Festival /  Iceland
Paris Science Film Festival /  France
Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival /  Czech Republic
Amsterdam, IDFA /  The Netherlands
Helsinki Doc Point Documentary Film Festival /  Finland
Tallinn, DocPoint

 

Good Things Await (Phie Ambo, DK, 2014)

Selected Festivals: One World Human Rights Film Festival, Berlinale, Ile de France, FIFE, Environmental Film Festival, Helsinki Doc Point Documentary Film Festival, Amsterdam, IDFA, CPH:DOX

Awards: Official Winner – Pelicam Film Festival, Duke Environment Award – Full Frame Documentary Film Festival, Grand Prix (2015) Ile de France, FIFE, Environmental Film Festival 2015

Fever (Phie Ambo, DK, 2010)

Selected Festivals: CPH:DOX, Odense International Film Festival (OFF), FUTURE SHORTS DK, Danish Art Museum, ARoS, Nordiska Akvarellmuseet, Sweden

Mechanical Love (Phie Ambo, DK, 2007)

Selected Festivals: CPH.DOX, Doc Point, Helsinki, Amsterdam International Documentary Festival, Hot Docs, Toronto, Silverdocs, Washington, Los Angeles Filmfestival, Munchen International Filmfestival, Nordic Panorama

Awards: Internet Audience Award, Planete Doc. Warsaw, Nominations: Cinema Eye Honor, New York, Gulddok, Copenhagen

Gambler – The Million Dollar Headache
(Phie Ambo, DK, 2005)

Awards: Steen Baadsgårds award Festivaler: CPH.DOX, Gøteborg filmfestival, Nordic Presentation, Rotterdam filmfestival, Seattle international filmfestival, Taiwan golden horse international filmfestival

The Diver Inside Me (Phie Ambo, DK, 2003)

Selected Festivals: Sheffield International Documentary Festival, Norsk Dok. film festival in Volda, Ankara International Filmfestival

Growing Up In A Day (Phie Ambo, DK, 2002)

Awards: Kodak award for best photography on short film, Visions du Reel Festivals, IDFA, Amsterdam, Sheffield International Documentary Festival, Visions du Reel i Nyon

Family (Phie Ambo, DK, 2001)

Selected Awards: Amsterdam, Int. Documentary FF 2001: Joris Ivens Award, München Documentary Festival 2002: Dokumentarfilmpreis Des Bayerischen Rundfunks Zanzibar Int. Film Festival 2003: Best Documentary, American Film Institute 2003: Honorary Mention.

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