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Marianne Engberg On Glass. from malene schjoenning on Vimeo. 


JZT Dance & Yoga, Weehawken, NJ; Manhattan Andaaz, NYC; Brooklyn Contra & Contra Dance NY; Align Pilates and Wellness, Hoboken, NJ; Good Shepherd Church, Weehawken, NJ; HB Studio, New York, NY; American Friends of the National Gallery of Denmark; Danish Dance Company "DanceForce40+", Copenhagen, DK; Photographer Lucille Tortora, Cold Spring, NY; Photographer Marianne Engberg, Brooklyn, NY; The American Theater Company "The Trinity Players", New York, NY; Scandinavian American Theater Company, New York, NY; The Isadora Duncan Dance Foundation, New York, NY; Brooklyn College Honors Academy, Brooklyn, NY; Brooklyn College Dean's Office,  Brooklyn, NY; Brooklyn College Student Affairs,  Brooklyn, NY; School of American Ballet Theater, New York, NY;The Balanchine Foundation and the Balanchine Trust, New York, NY; Performer Claire Porter and the Portables, New York, NY; Lawyer Richard A. Klass, Brooklyn, NY; Laban/Bartenieff Institute of Movement Studies, LIMS®, New York, NY.


Producer, director, videographer and editor

2015-17 Danish Dance Company “DanceForce40+". Copenhagen, Denmark/USA

Official Selection (2017) at New York Short Film Festival (Cinema Village), 40 NORTH International Dance Film Festival. San Diego, CA & (2019) Dumbo Film Festival, Brooklyn, NY.

2017 Good Shepherd Church. Weehawken, NJ

2016 American Friends of the National Gallery of Denmark. NYC

2015 Photographer Lucille Tortora. Cold Spring, NY

2015 Photographer Marianne Engberg. NYC

2012 Brooklyn College Student Affairs.  Brooklyn, NY

2011 Brooklyn College Honors Academy. Brooklyn, NY

2010 Brooklyn College Dean's Office. Brooklyn, NY


Videographer and editor

2014 The American Theater Company "The Trinity Players”. NYC

2011 Scandinavian American Theater Company. NYC

2010 The Isadora Duncan Dance Foundation. NYC

2005 Lawyer Richard A. Klass. Brooklyn, NY

2004 Laban/Bartenieff Institute of Movement Studies, LIMS®. NYC



2017 & 2016 The Isadora Duncan Dance Foundation. NYC

2016 HB Studio. NYC

2009 Three Rivers, The Brooklyn Bridge and Lady Liberty. Non-fiction. Dir. Martin Belderson (GB). NYC

2009 School of American Ballet Theater. NYC

2009 The Balanchine Foundation and the Balanchine Trust. NYC

2006 Performer Claire Porter and the Portables. NJ


Short fiction

2010 Last Dance. Producer/Writer/Director/Editor/Choreographer.

2009 Father’s New Girlfriend. Producer/Director/Writer.

2008 Breaking Through to Rebecca. Producer/Writer/Director.

2006 Stairs. Producer/Writer/Director/Cinematographer/Choreographer/Editor.

Screenings of Stairs:  Cambridge International Super 8 Film Festival. Cambridge, UK;
Santorino Super 8 Film Festival. Santorino, Greece; Micro Dance Film Festival. Oslo, Norway; Dance On Camera. Williamsburg, NY; Kent Film Festival. Kent, CT; Dance A.I.R. Gallery. NYC


Short non-fiction

2010 Antipodes. Producer/Writer/Director/Cinematographer/Editor.

Nominated in the category New Horizons at the Aljazeera International Documentary Film Festival. Doha, Qatar and awarded  New York Women in Film and Television’s Emerging Female Filmmaker Award.


Other screenings: Festivals, television and libraries

Brooklyn Academy of Music - BAM Rose Cinema. Brooklyn, NY

Lincoln Center Library of the Performing Arts. NYC

Manhattan Neighborhood Network. NYC

Jacob’s Pillow. MA


Assistant Director:

2013-14 A Scientist’s Guide to Living and Dying. Dir. Shachar Langlev. Feature Fiction. Brooklyn, NY

2013 Audible. Dir. Rasa Partin. Short Fiction. Brooklyn, NY


Associate Producer:

2015-16: Swarm Season. Feature Non-Fiction. Dir. Sarah Christman. NYC


Other Experience:

2006-10 Experience as an on-camera actress, script supervisor, camera assistant, casting director and PA.


Scholarships, Grants and Honors

Cultural Grant. American Scandinavian Society. NYC

Outstanding Achievement in Documentary Filmmaking selected by the faculty of Brooklyn College Film Dept.

The Contreras Award for Excellence in Filmmaking. USA

Dean Emeritus Edwin H. Spengler Scholarship. USA

Alpha Sigma Lambda - Zeta Chapter. USA

Furman Stipend. USA 

Joan R. Imperial Memorial Scholarship. USA

Helen D. Henkin ’42 Memorial Scholarship. USA

J. Robert Loy Memorial Scholarship. USA

The 1968 Jubilee Foundation of the Nationalbank of Denmark. DK



2006-10 Bachelor of the Arts - Film Production, Summa Cum Laude, Brooklyn College.



Adobe Premiere Pro; Final Cut Pro; Photoshop; Fluent in Danish and English; Excellent musical knowledge.