Michael Graversen (Denmark)

Michael Graversen studied Film, Media and Psychology at the University of Copenhagen. He then worked as a culture journalist at the national broadcaster in Denmark. Later, Graversen graduated from the National Film and Television School in the UK. His films, told in a poetic and intimate manner, cover existential themes. His portrait of a children's asylum centre in Denmark, 'No Man's Land", which tells the story of a children's asylum in Denmark, was screened at IDFA and won various awards in international festivals in Tehran, Hamburg and Belgrade.


  • Ghetto Noise (2005),
  • Searching for the Electric Car (2009),
  • The Pact (2011),
  • Den sidste nattevagt (2012),
  • Drømmen om Danmark (2015).

Doc Alliance Members

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