Frederik Soelberg


Public bio

Danish Filmmaker, TV Producer & Musician.
Frederik Sølberg has for more than a decade directed short films, music videos, live visuals, documentaries and TV.
 In 2008 he graduated with a MA in Film Studies from University of Copenhagen with specialization in documentaries and in 2010 he made his documentary debut with the short “They Have Sold The Lungs of The World” (29’, 2010) which was selected for screening at 10+ international film festivals and awarded at EkoTop Film Festival in Bratislava, Slovakia in 2010 and FENACO International Film Festival in Cusco, Peru 2010.

In 2011 he was selected as participant in the ESoDoc documentary training programme and in 2014 for the CPH:DOX Academy programme.

Since 2012 he has been working as a TV producer for the major Danish TV production company Metronome while freelancing as a filmmaker – most recently he directed the election campaign video for Danish political party Enhedslisten and the official trailer for CPH:DOX 2014.

He runs the Berlin based creative label and production company LOOKING FORWARD - http://www.wearelookingforward.de.

He is currently also working as Artistic Director for Filmby Aarhus/SPOT Film - and at the same working on a radio documentary for National Danish Radio and a documentary film about a ghost town in Belgium.