Maggie Olkuska, DFF
Director of Photography

When the sun shines

FICTION 85min, Denmark 2016 

A moving tale of love and friendship under the most sever circumstances.
Danish: "Når solen skinner"
Director, Editor: Frederik Barington
Producer: Lars Iversen
Cinematography: Maggie Olkuska

Danish Premiere: CPH:PIX Film Festival 28th October 2016,

Winner Best International Film & UK premiere at Manchester Film Festival 2017 , Mexico International Film Festival 2017

Good Things Await

Documentary 90min, DENMARK 2014

A portrait of Niels Stokholm, an almost 80-year-old biodynamic farmer who runs his farm in accordance with spiritual laws. Danish: "Så meget godt i vente"

Variety Film Review

Hollywood Reporter

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Director: Phie Ambo

Cinematography: Phie Ambo, Maggie Olkuska  

Producer: Malene Flindt Pedersen

Editor: Theis Schmidt

Music composer: Jóhann Jóhannsson

Festival screenings: IDFA, SXSW, Berlinale, DOXA ,TIFF, Sheffield Doc/Fest, Sydney Film Festival

"...when you look away" 

Documentary 84min, Denmark 2017

Director: Phie Ambo 

Producer: Malene Flindt Pedersen for Hansen & Pedersen Film og Fjernsyn

Cinematography: Phie Ambo, Maggie Olkuska 

"Where are the limits of consciousness  and are we connected in ways we never knew? Phie Ambo asks these big questions in a filmic experiment with surprising answers. How far does consciousness reach? And are we maybe connected with each other in ways that we never knew?" 

Premiere: CPH DOX 2017 ,

Festivals: Hot Docs, IDFA, Sheffield Doc/Fest,Docs Against Gravity

Smagen af Danmark

DR K TV Series, Premiere: January 2018

5 x 28min, Lifestyle/food, IMDB

Kunstnerens Lærling

DR K TV Series, 2 seasons, 2014-2015

Created by: Anders Morgenthaler

Prod: new creations, Denmark

9 x 28min, Lifestyle/Art, IMDB

In "Kunstnerens Lærling" we follow director and cartoonist Anders Morgenthaler as he becomes apprentice to various known, Danish artists for a day each.

Language: Danish 


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