Dorte Bengtson is a director, scriptwriter and illustrator from Denmark. She graduated from the National Film School of Denmark with a degree in animation direction, and has worked with animation for TV-series, shorts and features. Dorte’s graduation film, The Sylpphid, was selected for the festivals in Cannes and Annecy, and her latest two short films, Shadow Animal and Vitello Digs a Hole, have been screened at several international festivals. She is currently developing her first feature The Silent People.
Dorte Bengtson is part of the festivals jury for commissioned Films. Her latest film, Vitello Digs a Hole is screened in the Nordic and Baltic competition programme.