Kristian Håskjold is an award-winning director from Denmark.
Kristian Håskjold is an award-winning director/writer from Copenhagen, Denmark. He studied Directing at the Danish independent film school SUPER16. His short films have been screened at 90 festivals and won 20 awards. FOREVER NOW won 12 awards, among them the Grand Jury Award for Best Narrative Short at SXSW in 2017. His short film A WORTHY MAN won 5 awards, there among the jury award for “Best European Short Film” at Leuven International Short Film Festival in 2018 and became longlisted for European Film Awards 2019. His TV show CHEMO BRAIN was selected to have its international premiere at Sundance Film Festival 2020 and won Special Jury Recognition for Drama at SXSW 2020.
  • Director (7 Credits)
    Crocodile Tears2020
    Student, Short
    Chemo Brain2019
    Television
    A Worthy Man2018
    Student, Short
    Simon & Marius & Dick Pics2018
    Animation, Short
    Forever Now2017
    Short
    Welcome to Paradise2015
    Short
    Reception2013
    Short
  • Writer (4 Credits)
    Chemo Brain2019
    Television
    Forever Now2017
    Short
    Welcome to Paradise2015
    Short
    Reception2013
    Short
  • Created by (1 Credit)
    Simon & Marius & Dick Pics2018
    Animation, Short
Special Jury Recognition for Drama
Chemo Brain
SXSW Film Festival
Austin, Texas
2020
Official Selection
Chemo Brain
Sundance Film Festival
Park City, Utah
2020
In competition
A Worthy Man
Encounters Film Festival
Bristol
2018
Prix Capricci
A Worthy Man
Poitiers Film Festival
Poitiers
2018
Jury Award for Best Student Film
A Worthy Man
Tirana International Film Festival
Tirana
2018
In competition
A Worthy Man
Nordische Filmtage Lübeck
Lübeck
2018
In competition
A Worthy Man
Interfilm Berlin International Short Film Festival
Berlin
2018
In competition
A Worthy Man
Denver Film Festival
Denver
2018
Horizon Award (Best Student Award)
A Worthy Man
24fps International Short Film Festival
Abilene, TX
2018
In side competition
A Worthy Man
Nordisk Panorama
Malmö
2018
Jury Award for Best European Short Film
A Worthy Man
Leuven International Short Film Festival
Leuven
2018
Vimeo Staff Pick Award
A Worthy Man
Odense International Film Festival
Odense
2018
In competition
A Worthy Man
Palm Springs International ShortFest
Palm Springs, Ca
2018
Best Actress (Frederikke Dahl Hansen), Best Director
Forever Now
Nordic International Film Festival
New York City
2017
Best Cinematography, Best Screenplay
Forever Now
Tacoma Film Festival
Tacoma, Washington State
2017
Best Director, Special Jury Award for Artistic Vision
Forever Now
24fps International Short Film Festival
Abilene, Texas
2017
Best Actress (Frederikke Dahl Hansen)
Forever Now
Open Place International Short Film Festival
Rēzekne
2017
Grand Jury Award for Best Narrative Short
Forever Now
SXSW (South by Southwest)
Austin, Texas
2017
In Competition
Forever Now
Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia
Tokyo
2017
In Competition
Forever Now
Palm Springs International Shortfest
Palm Spring
2017
Nordic Shorts Competition
Forever Now
Love & Anarchy - Helsinki International Film Festival
Helsinki
2017
In Nordic Competition
Welcome to Paradise
Minimalen Short Film Festival 2016
Trondheim, Norway
2016
College
SUPER16
Film director
20172020
Birth Date
April 3, 1989
Birth City
Kolding
Current City
Copenhagen
Hometown
Copenhagen
Gender
Male
Ethnicity
White
Eye Color
Green
Kristian Håskjold is an award-winning director from Denmark.