Kristian Håskjold is an award-winning director from Denmark. Kristian Håskjold grew up on the Danish island Funen, but now lives in Copenhagen. His short films FOREVER NOW, RECEPTION and WELCOME TO PARADISE have been screened at more than 40 festivals. FOREVER NOW has so far won 8 awards, among them the Grand Jury Award for Best Narrative Short at the internationally well-respected festival SXSW in 2017. In 2017 Kristian was also nominated for Adobe's Nordic Creative Talent Award.
As a filmmaker it’s important to Kristian to tell stories, which has a personal touch. His drive is to make them as intimate and authentic as possible. His films are usually inspired by personal experiences or by the people who surround him. His stories are relatable, honest and emotional without being navel-gazing, thereby speaking to a world wide and broad audience.