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Mikkel Jersin is an award-winning producer. He has been named one of Europe's Young Masters by The Hollywood Reporter, and honored by Screen International as a Future Screen Leader.
His film Sparrows (Rúnar Rúnarsson), was shortlisted for the European Film Awards and was also chosen as the Icelandic candidate for the Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Film. He won the Golden Sea Shell at San Sebastian International Film Festival with Sparrows and the Golden Leopard at Locarno Film Festival with the co-production Bezbog (Godless, by Ralitza Petrova), which was subsequently shortlisted for the European Film Awards.
He has been appointed Producer on The Move by European Film Promotion during Cannes Film Festival and premiered Louder Than Bombs (Joachim Trier) at Cannes Film Festival in the official competition. His co-production Thelma (Joachim Trier) was chosen as the Norwegian candidate for the Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Film.
Mikkel Jersin graduated from the National Film School of Denmark in 2011 with a Master in film production. He also holds a bachelors degree from Copenhagen Business School in Business Communication and International Marketing.
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