GESTIR // GUESTS

Sanne Søndergaard

- She launched her comedy career in 2005 and has since featured in a row of comedy programmes on TV and hosted her own feminist talkshow in 2015.

Sanne Søndergaard

Sanne Søndergaard hevur framleitt átta skemtileikir, ið fata um evni sum samleiki, kyn, kynslív og fólkaferð. Hon hevði sína frumframførslu sum skemtari í 2005 og hevur luttikið í fleiri skemtisendingum í sjónvarpinum. Í 2015 var hon vertur í síni egnu feministisku prátsending. 

Sanne hevur skrivað ungdómsbøkur, eitt stuttsøgusavn og harafturat sjálvsævisøguna Solo,  ið snýr seg um uppvøkstur hennara, og hvussu tað er at vera genta og kvinna í nýtíðar Danmark.

Í 2021 bleiv F-ordet útgivin, ið er ein bók um, hvussu til ber at bjarga sær í einum ótollyntum heimi, ið enn ikki góðkennir feministar og útsagnir um kynsliga ójavnvág.

Sanne Søndergaard has made eight comedy shows that dwell on themes such as identity, gender, sexuality and race. She launched her comedy career in 2005 and has since featured in a row of comedy programmes on TV and hosted her own feminist talkshow in 2015. Sanne has written many young adult novels, a short story collection as well as the autobiographical book Solo that describes what it is like to grow up as a girl and into a woman in today’s Denmark. 

In 2021 she published The F-word – a survival handbook for feminists in a world where it is still controversial to claim that genders are not equal. “

AKA HANSEN FIMFF22

AKA HANSEN

- Activist, mother, and Inuk filmmaker from Greenland.

Aka Hansen er aktivistur, mamma og Inuk filmmakari úr Grønlandi. Eftir at hava fingið viðurkenning í grønlendsku films- og sjónvarpsvinnuni, stovnaði hon framleiðslufelagið Uilu, sum hevur til endamáls at siga frá fleiri innlendskum søgum, har inuittar sleppa til orðanna.

Í seinastuni hevur hon verið virkin í kjakinum um hjálandapolitikk í Grønlandi.

Aka Hansen is an activist, mother, and Inuk filmmaker from Greenland. After gaining recognition in Greenland’s film and television industry, she founded Uilu, a production company on a mission to tell more Indigenous stories with Inuit voices.

She has been active in recent debates on the decolonisation of Greenland.

 
 

HENRIKA KULL

-Her debut film “Glück” was nominated for a Teddy Award for best feature film

Henrika Kull er filmleikstjóri úr Týsklandi, ið hevur lisið til filmsleikstjóra á Film University Babelsberg Konrad Wolf. Hennara endaligi lestrarfilmur Jibril bleiv frumsýndur í Panorama partinum av Berlin international Film Festivalinum í 2018 og vann nakrar virðislønir, millum teirra “Studio Hamburg Young Talent Award” sum besti filmur. Hennara fyrsti filmur Glück varð tilnevndur við eini Teddy Award sum besti filmur á Berlinale Film Festival í 2021. Hann vann virðislønir, varð sýndur á fleiri enn 50 festivalum og hevði biografsýningar í fleiri londum, m.a. Týsklandi, Bretlandi, Amerika, Fraklandi, Meksiko.

Henrika Kull is a film director from Germany who studied film directing at the Film University Babelsberg Konrad Wolf. Her graduation film “Jibril” premiered in the Panorama section of the Berlin international Film Festival in 2018 and won several prizes, including the Studio Hamburg Young Talent Award for the best feature film. Her debut film “Glück” was nominated for a Teddy Award for best feature film in 2021 at the Berlinale Film Festival 2021. It won several prises, was shown in more than 50 festivals, and had cinema release in multiple countries such as Germany, UK, USA, France, Mexico and many more.  

Henrika kull FIMFF22
MarcoStoltze

MARCO STOLTZE

- Copenhagen-based director, editor and visual artist.

Marco Stotlze (1991) er filmsleikstjóri, ritstjóri og myndlistafólk úr Keypmannahavn. Sum sjálvlærdur er Marco eggjaður av mentanarligu megini, ið myndir bera. Og hartil, sum filmslistafólk, so hevur hann ein radikalan hugburð til filmskapan, har framleiðslutilgongdin og myndlistin verður endurhugsað og umskapað. Sum samstovnari av skapandi verkstovuni og felagskapinum, Morph, har Marco er virkin sum kreativur leiðari, verður arbeitt við bæði handilskap og list.

Marco Stoltze (1991) is a Copenhagen-based director, editor and visual artist. As an autodidact, drawn by the cultural power of images, he has developed a radical approach to filmmaking – re-thinking established production processes and exploring new ways of using visual media. Marco is a co-founder and creative director at Morph, a creative studio and community – working at the intersection of art and commerce.

YLVA FORNER

- Went to Stockholm Academy of Dramatic Arts and has a bachelor's degree in directing

Ylva Forner, ið stjórnaði síðsta filmin av FIMFF skránni, The Schoolmaster Games, hevur skrivað og stjórnað fimm stuttfilmar. Hon hevur lisið á “Stockholm Academy of Dramatic Arts” og hevur eina 3 ára útbúgving í leikstjórnan frá “Centre D’estudis Cinematogràfics de Catalunya” í Barcelona.

Í 2009 varð hon heiðrað við “SWEA Los Angeles Film” lestrarstuðli og var við í “Berlinale Talent Campus”.

Ylva Forner who directed our closing film The Schoolmaster Games has written and directed five short films. She went to Stockholm Academy of Dramatic Arts and has a bachelor’s degree in directing from Centre D’estudis Cinematogràfics de Catalunya.

In 2009 she got the Scholarship and was a part of Berlinale Talent Campus. 

 

Ylava Forner FIMFF22
David Ng FIMFF22

DAVID NG

- A queer, feminist, media artist, and co-founder of Love Intersections.

David er kvir, feministur, miðlalistafólk og samstovnari av Love Intersections. Hansara listaliga yrki viðger í løtuni kvir, rasu og útlagnar samleikar, og hvussu intersektionellir samleikar kunnu bera seg fram gjøgnum miðlalist. Hansara áhugi fevnir um at ímynda sær nýggjar møguleikar, hvussu kvir-litt listafólk kunnu nýta sítt yrki fyri at broyta felagskapir.

Fyri stuttum gjørdi hann eitt samstarv við Primary Colours / Couleurs primaire, sum er eitt tjóðskaparligt átak við innlendskari Kanadiskari list í miðdeplinum, sum er stuðlað av littum listafólki.

David Ng is a queer, feminist, media artist, and co-founder of Love Intersections. His current artistic practices grapple with queer, racialized, and diasporic identity, and how intersectional identities can be expressed through media arts. His interests include imagining new possibilities of how queer racialized artists can use their practice to transform communities.

His work has also recently included collaborations with Primary Colours / Couleurs primaires, which is a national initiative to put Indigenous arts practices at the centre of the Canadian art system through the leadership of Indigenous artists, supported by artists of colour.

GENDER BENDER ARTISTS

SHARDELL LASEY JOSEPH

- 1st Runner up in Europe's largest Drag King Competition

Shardeazy Afrodesiak a.k.a. The Big Deazy a.k.a. The Big D – the Gender Bending Drag Ting er klár at goysa sína kaotisku orku í allar ættir! 

Við silvumedalju í størstu dragkapping í Evropa, “Man Up”, hevur Shardeazy prógvað at hon óttaleys ørir at føra seg fram og smæðist ikki at breiða sína megi, politikk og tað láturliga við drag. 

Shardeazy Afrodesiak a.k.a. The Big Deazy a.k.a. The Big D – the Gender Bending Drag Ting ready to explode their chaos energy all over you! 

As 1st Runner up in Europe’s largest Drag King Competition, Man Up, Shardeazy has spread through the UK Drag scene unapologetically, bringing power, politics and ridiculousness to their drag!

Shardell Lasey Joseph FIMFF22
NIKOLINE

NIKOLINE

- The hit single '’Sut Min Klit’', which was #1 on Spotify for several weeks and was nominated for the Robert Prisen 2019 for 'best original song'

NIKOLINE gjørdi vart við seg sum tónleikari við lagnum “Sut Min Klit”, ið var nummar eitt á Spotify í fleiri vikur. Í 2019 bleiv hon tilnevnd “Robert Prisen” fyri ársins originala sang, ið varð brúktur til filmin Ditte & Louise. Nakrar vikur fyri danska løgtingsvalið í 2020, gav hon út spennandi videolagið “Danskhed” (við Knud Romer), ið kannar og bjóðar teirra fatan av danskleika og fólkaræði av.

Hennara seinasta útgáva “Gourmet” varpar ljós á kvinnuliga girnd, sett upp ímóti grunna og stereotypiska mátanum at lýsa seksualitet í meginrák spæli- og pornofilmi. Síðan august 2020 hava meir enn ein millión hyggjarar sæð videolagið á www.joy-mogensen.dk. Sama árið bleiv hon tilnevnd bæði “Audience Award” og “Shortlist Award” á EKKO Awards.

NIKOLINE broke through with the hit single ‘’Sut Min Klit’’, which was #1 on Spotify for several weeks and was nominated for the Robert Prisen 2019 for ‘best original song’ for the film Ditte&Louise. A few weeks before the parliamentary elections the following year, she released the sensational video ‘’Danskhed’’ (feat. Knud Romer), which examines and challenges our perception of Danishness and our democracy.

Her latest release “Gourmet” unfolds female desire in a way that stands in contrast to the superficial and stereotypical way sexuality is portrayed in mainstream movies and porn. Since August 2020, the video has received over 1 million views on www.joy-mogensen.dk and is nominated for both the Audience Award and the Shortlist Award at the EKKO Awards in the same year.

MICHIEL TANGE VAN LEEUWEN

- 1st Runner up in Europe's largest Drag King Competition

Michiel Tange Van Leeuwen er serkønur í loftakrobatikki, har hann granskar markið millum sirkus, samtíðardans og framførslulist. Hann hevur meistrað hesi evnir so mikið væl, at hann megnar at skapa máttmikla og skaldsliga sololist, ið hevur sermerktan og sera persónligan stíl. Hansara koreografiska og stórsligna visuella arbeiði megnar tí at byggja dynamiska og undirhaldandi framførslulist.

Michiel byrjaði sítt yrki í einum ungdómssirkusi í Hálandi og flutti seinni til Danmarkar, har hann fór undir sín lestur á Academy for Modern Circus. Síðan hevur hann framført um alt Evropa í ymiskum kabarettum, festivalum og leikhúsum. 

Michiel Tange van Leeuwen specializes in aerial acrobatics and explores the constant border area between circus, contemporary dance and performance art. He mastered his skills to a degree that allows him to create powerful and poetic solo work, characterized by an original and very personal expression. His choreographed and highly visual numbers are thus creating a dynamic and entertaining performing arts hybrid.

Michiel started his career in a youth circus in the Netherlands – and then moved to Denmark for his education at AFUK. Since then he has performed all over Europe in various cabaret shows, festivals and theatrical performances.

Michiel Tange van Leeuwen FIMFF22