Monica Hellström (DK)


Monica Hellström has been a producer at Final Cut for Real since 2010. She previously worked at Upfront Films and The Danish Film Institute’s Film Workshop. She graduated from EAVE Producer Workshop in 2010, holds an MA in film from the University of Copenhagen (DK) and a BA in film from the University of Bedfordshire (UK). She is a member of The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and was selected for Producer on the Move, Cannes 2020.

Hellström has produced several documentaries, such as Moon Rider (2012), Fægtemesteren (2014), and The Distant Barking of Dogs (2017) which won the IDFA Award for Best First Appearance, and was also shortlisted for the Oscar Awards.

She has also co-produced several international documentaries and feature fiction films, such as Little Girl (2020), Good Favour (2017) and Cairo Confidential (2017).


Basic info

Main profession: Producer
Active: 1998-


A House Made of Splinters (2022)
Skyggebarn (2021)
FLEE (2020)
Forget Me Not (2019)
The Distant Barking of Dogs (2017)
The Dvor Massacre (2016)
The Fencing Champion (2014)
The Sumo Wrestler’s Son (2013)
MoonRider (2012)
The World’s best Chef (2011)

Boy from Heaven (2022)
Outside (2021)
All That I Am (2020)
Little Girl (2020)
The Nile Hilton Incident (2017)
RUTH (2015)
Varicella (2015)
Dancing for you (2015)
CHAPTER 7 (2015)
Concerning Violence (2014)
Kampen for et frit Afrika (2013)

Production Leader:
Democrats (2014)
Thors saga (2011)
Canned Dreams (2011)
Tine på tværs (2009)
Drømme i København (2009)
MollyCam (2008)

Associate Producer:
Mit barn blev skoleskyder (2021)
The Human Scale (2012)

Post Producer:
Olegs krig – en barndom i krigens skygge (2017)
Oleg og krigen (2017)

Post-production Coordinator: 
Klovn for livet (2011)

Read more about the films at Svensk Filmdatabas (SE)

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