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Frederik Louis Hviid

Frederik Louis Hviid graduated from the Danish Film School, Super16, with his short “HALFMAN” in 2017. The film received critically acclaim in the Danish press, won gold at the Young Directors Award in Cannes and finally received a nomination from the Danish Film Academy Award in 2017.

Shortly after his graduation, Frederik directed the season finale of the highly successful danish television show “FOLLOW THE MONEY III”. The show was selected for the 2019 Berlinale and won several Danish Academy Awards including “Best Series of the Year”. The episodes aired in the US and UKs BBC 4.

Frederik recently completed his debut feature, nuanced police thriller SHORTA, together with Anders Ølholm. The film premiered in Critics Week at Venice Film Festival and then went on to play at Toronto to excellent reviews. The film was sold by Charades internationally with Magnolia acquiring it for release in North America and Vertigo in the UK.

Frederik shot the season finale of drama TEMPLE for Hera Pictures and Sky in 2020.

Credits

FEATURE FILM
Date: 2020
Production (role):
SHORTA
Company:
Toolbox Film
Project details:
Premiere at Venice Film Festival
TELEVISION
Date: 2020
Production (role):
TEMPLE
Company:
Hera Pictures / Sky
Date: 2019
Production (role):
FOLLOW THE MONEY
Company:
DR Drama
Date: 2018
Production (role):
ULVEN
Company:
Zentropa Productions
Date: 2017
Production (role):
RIDE UPON THE STORM (assistant director)
Company:
DR Drama
SHORT FILM
Date: 2016
Production (role):
HALVMAND
Company:
Zentropa Productions
Project details:
Winner of Cannes Lions Young Director Award

Nominated for the Danish Film Award
Date: 2015
Production (role):
KING
Company:
Super 16
Project details:
Cannes Lions Nominated
Date: 2014
Production (role):
ADILS KRIG
Company:
Nordisk Film Production
Date: 2013
Production (role):
PALMA
Company:
Zentropa Productions

Credits

  • Date
    Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Date: 2020
    Production (role): SHORTA
    Company: Toolbox Film
    Project details: Premiere at Venice Film Festival
  • Date
    Production (role)
    Company
  • Date: 2020
    Production (role): TEMPLE
    Company: Hera Pictures / Sky
  • Date: 2019
    Production (role): FOLLOW THE MONEY
    Company: DR Drama
  • Date: 2018
    Production (role): ULVEN
    Company: Zentropa Productions
  • Date: 2017
    Production (role): RIDE UPON THE STORM (assistant director)
    Company: DR Drama
  • Date
    Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Date: 2016
    Production (role): HALVMAND
    Company: Zentropa Productions
    Project details: Winner of Cannes Lions Young Director Award

    Nominated for the Danish Film Award
  • Date: 2015
    Production (role): KING
    Company: Super 16
    Project details: Cannes Lions Nominated
  • Date: 2014
    Production (role): ADILS KRIG
    Company: Nordisk Film Production
    Project details:
  • Date: 2013
    Production (role): PALMA
    Company: Zentropa Productions
    Project details: