Biography

Sussie Weinold is a Danish film director and photographer living in Copenhagen. Sussie has been directing documentary film for many years and is known for her strong filmic visuality.

 

As a photographer Sussie looks at life on the threshold between magic and reality. She documents everyday living with a mysterious and subtle undertone which leaves the viewer with a feeling of recognition but also often with more questions than answers.

 

 

E D U C A T I O N

 

The Danish National Filmschool

Fatamorgana - The Danish photographic Visual Art School

Photo Festival Denmark - 2017 and 2018

 

E X H I B I T I O N S

 

November 2018

The project Room Gallery, Copenhagen,

"The room of secrets" Group exhibition - August Society

 

December 2018

The Root Studios, New York

The Print Swap exhibition

 

B O O K S

 

THE YEAR 2018 - an photographic art book about Copenhagen with a contribution of Danish comtemporary photographers. Edited by Julia Mejnartsen

 

Member of the photography-based artist group AUGUST SOCIETY

 

A W A R D S

 

2018

The annual Danish TV award for best new innovation series for the documentary ”Denmark against Eastern Europe”

 

2017 The annual Danish TV award for best new innovation series for the documentary ”Upperclass Away”

 

2016 The annual Danish TV award nominated for best documentary series for the documentary ”Sleepless”

 

2015  The annual Danish TV award nominated for best documentary series for the documentary ”This is the crazy mind”

 

2012  IDFA Filmfestival Amsterdam for best children documentary ”Shanne and her girldfriends”

 

2008  IDFA Filmfestival Amsterdam for best children documentary ”Small Faces – 10 shortfilm of children playing around the world”

 

D O C U M E N T A R Y  &  F I L M S

 

CRIMINAL OR FREEDOMFIGHTER?

Documentary about young Danes going to war in Syria

 

DENMARK AGAINST EASTERN EUROPE

Documentary series - a social experiment on Danish craftsmen vs. Eastern European craftsmen

 

THE DIVIDED DENMARK

Documentaryseries about immigrants in Denmark.

 

UPPERCLASS AWAY

Documentary series about inequality

 

SLEEPLESS

Documentary series about insomnia

 

THE DAY THE FOREIGNERS DISAPPEARED

Documentary series about Danish unemployed and Eastern European

workers

 

THIS IS THE CRAZY MIND

Documentary series (10 programs) about mental illness

 

LAST LAP

Documentary about alcoholics

 

THIS IS LOVE

Documentary series (10 programs) about love

 

SHANNE AND HER GIRLDFRIENDS

Documentary about teens

 

THE GIRL ROOM

20 short film about teens

 

STREET DANCE

Documentary series about homeless children in Malawi

 

THE ART TO SURVIVE AS A CHILD

Documentary series about poor children

 

SMALL FACES

10 shor tfilm about children playing in the world

 

THE FAMILY - Documentary series about 3 generations in Denmark

 

STOP THE HUNGER - Campaigns for DanChurchAid

 

THE ILLUSION Illusion

Documentary about prostitution

 

THE CHILDREN IN RAKAI

Documentary about orphans in

Uganda

 

C L I E N T S

 

DR – The Danish National broadcaster

TV2 – The Danish National broadcaster

STV production

Heartland production

Impact production

Koncern production

Dan Church Aid

Amnesty International

Save the Children

Danida

The Social Ministry of Denmark