Wholes and halves. Greenlandic, Danish, or both? Filmmaker Aka Hansen poses simple yet pointed questions around her mixed heritage. She challenges the stereotypical perception of identity by those around her. Tangled emotions and neat, symmetric imagery are in contrast to describe her state of being.
Denmark / Greenland 2014
Documentary form3’ · Colour
Born in Aarhus in 1987. Currently, she is studying at the filmschool Super16 in Copenhagen. She worked in the film and TV business in Greenland from 2008 to 2014. In 2014 she moved to Copenhagen and has been participating at different Nordic film festivals with her documentaries Green Land, STG and Half&half.Filmography
2009 Green Land 2014 Half&half 2016 STG
Bio- & filmography as of Berlinale 2017