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Jacob Thuesen

Editor, director. Born 1962. Graduated as a film editor from The National Film School of Denmark in 1991.

Thuesen has worked as an editor since 1987. He made his debut as a documentary director in 1996 with 'Under New York'. His third documentary 'Freeway' (2005) won two prizes at CPH:DOX. In 'The Missing Films' (2019) Thuesen follows his previous collaborator Lars von Trier during the making of 'The House That Jack Built'.

Thuesen made his feature film debut with 'Accused' (2005), which competed in the main competition at the Berlinale. He since directed 'The Early Years - Erik Nietzsche Part I' (2007) and the tv series 'The Left Wing Gang' (2009-2010).
Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
The Missing Films 2020 Direction, Cinematographer, Editor DK/Documentary
I Walk 2019 Editor DK/Documentary
Fogedretten 2019 Editor Series (fiction)
Heartbound – a different kind of love story 2018 Trailer editor DK/Documentary
Den anden side 2017 Editor DK/Documentary
I am William 2017 Musical consultant DK/Feature
Vrede 2016 Direction, Editor, Screenplay DK/Documentary
Amateurs in Space 2016 Editor DK/Documentary
In Embryo 2016 Editor Feature
Facebookistan 2015 Consultant DK/Documentary
Shadow of a Hero 2015 Editor DK/Documentary
1864 - brødre i krig 2014 Editor DK/Feature
1864 2014 Editor TV series
The Newsroom - Off the Record 2014 Trailer editor DK/Documentary
Cloud Chamber 2013 Editor Interactive projects
Solecito 2012 Editor Short fiction
Kongens foged - sat på gaden 2012 Editing supervisor DK/Documentary
Juan 2011 Editing DK/Feature
Julie 2011 Editing DK/Feature
The Left Wing Gang 2010 Direction TV series
Tommy 2010 Editing DK/Documentary
At World's End 2009 B-editor DK/Feature
Mig og Jesper 2009 Consultant, Pilot editor DK/Documentary
Gaven 2008 Editing DK/Feature
Lille soldat 2008 Editing DK/Feature
Paradise 2008 Editing DK/Documentary
De unge år 2007 Direction DK/Feature
Twinkle twinkle little star 2006 Editing DK/Short fiction
The monastery 2006 Editing supervisor DK/Documentary
Freeway 2005 Direction DK/Documentary
Freeway 2005 Direction DK/Documentary
Accused 2005 Direction DK/Feature
Steget efter 2005 Editing Feature
Brothers 2004 Trailer editor DK/Feature
Scratch 2003 Trailer editor DK/Feature
Manden bag døren 2003 Trailer editor DK/Feature
Dogville 2003 Trailer editor DK/Feature
Livsforsikringen 2002 Direction
Livsforsikringen 2002 Direction DK/Short fiction
P.O.V. - Point of View 2002 Editing DK/Feature
It's all about love 2002 Assistant editor DK/Feature
Grev Axel 2001 Appearance DK/Feature
Den højeste straf 2000 Editing DK/Documentary
Bånd på livet 2000 Modedesigner DK/Short fiction
The One and Only 1999 Mand 1 DK/Feature
FCK - Sidste chance 1998 Direction
FCK - sidste chance 1998 Direction DK/Documentary
Det store flip 1997 Editing DK/Feature
Sekten 1997 Editing DK/Feature
Under New York 1996 Direction DK/Documentary
Den store kul-tur 1996 Max TV film
Haiti. Uden titel 1996 Editing DK/Documentary
Onde år 1995 Editing TV film
Heart and Soul 1994 Editing DK/Documentary
The Kingdom 1994 Editing DK/Feature
Barnepigen 1993 Editing DK/Short fiction
Haiku 1993 Editing DK/Short fiction
Har du ild? 1993 Editing DK/Documentary
Tre blink mod vest 1992 Editing DK/Documentary
Tavshed 1991 Editing DK/Short fiction
Auf Wiedersehen 1991 Editing DK/Short fiction
Canton, en eftermiddag 1989 Editing DK/Documentary
An Abyss of Freedom 1989 B-editor DK/Feature
For the Mad Only 1988 Editing DK/Documentary
The Horror 1987 Editing DK/Experimental

Awards and nominations

Award Release year Festival Film
Special Mention 2003 Odense Internationale Film Festival 2003 Livsforsikringen
Best Screenplay 2005 Warsaw International Film Festival 2005 Anklaget
FIPRESCI Jury Prize 2005 Stockholm International Film Festival 2005 Anklaget
Best Film - World Cinema 2006 Miami International Film festival 2006 Anklaget
Audience Award - Wordl Cinema 2006 Miami International Film festival 2006 Anklaget
Gold Dok Best Cinematography 2006 CPH:DOX 2006 Freeway
Gold Dok Best Editor 2006 CPH:DOX 2006 Freeway
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
Sevilla Festival de Cine 2008-11-07 De unge år
Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival 2008-07-18 De unge år
Jerusalem Int. Film Festival 2008-07-10 De unge år
Taipei Film Festival 2008-06-20 De unge år
Transilvania International Film Festival 2008-05-30 De unge år
Seattle International Film Festival 2008-05-22 De unge år
Istanbul Int. Film Festival 2008-04-05 De unge år
Hong Kong International Film Festival 2008-03-17 De unge år
Göteborg International Film Festival 2008-01-25 De unge år
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2007-11-30 De unge år
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2007-10-31 De unge år
Tokyo International Film Festival 2007-10-20 De unge år
Toronto International Film Festival 2007-09-06 De unge år
Sevilla Festival de Cine 2006-11-03 Freeway
Zagreb Motovun Film Festival 2006-07-24 Anklaget
Taipei Film Festival 2006-06-24 Anklaget
Trondheim Kosmorama International Film Festival 2006-03-24 Anklaget
Miami International Film festival 2006-03-03 Anklaget
Torun, Camerimage 2005-11-26 Anklaget
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2005-11-24 Anklaget
Stockholm International Film Festival 2005-11-17 Anklaget
Sevilla Festival de Cine 2005-11-04 Anklaget
CPH:DOX 2005-11-04 Freeway
Sao Paulo Int. Film Festival 2005-10-21 Anklaget
Warsaw International Film Festival 2005-10-07 Anklaget
Rio de Janeiro Film Festival 2005-09-22 Anklaget
Melbourne Film Festival 2005-07-20 Anklaget
Moscow Int. Film Festival 2005-06-17 Anklaget
Sydney Film Festival 2005-06-10 Anklaget
Berlinale 2005-02-10 Anklaget
Odense Internationale Film Festival 2003-08-11 Livsforsikringen
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.