Dennis Petersen

Dennis Petersen

Director in Göteborg, Sweden

About Dennis

Multiple award winning and nominated director and writer, Dennis Petersen's short film "A Secret" as well as his latest project "Redeem", are attracting considerable attention in the USA. As the sole director in Scandinavia to have directed full contact fighting action scenes, he has been nominated in genres such as "best action sequence" as well as "best fight choreography".

America's book "The Top 100 Indie Filmmakers In The World" nominated Dennis in their 2015 edition as one of the up and coming directors.
He completed his studies in directing and script writing at Kulturama Academy of Film in Stockholm, and directing and writing at TV Production Program in Gothenburg.
Dennis was born and raised in Sweden from a multicultural background, half Latino and half European.
His passion for film has triggered a growing passion for photography and music production.
Looking forward to creative work in major productions following in the footsteps of great directors.

Name: Dennis Petersen

Lives in: Göteborg, Sweden

Occupation: Director


  • REDEEM The Beginning

    REDEEM The Beginning (2014)
    Film (short) by Dennis Petersen (Action, Drama and Sci-Fi) Director, Writer, Producer If you were murdered but given a second chance, a chance to redeem yourself and it means taking the lives of those who took yours... Would you do it?

  • Snabba cash - Livet deluxe

    Snabba cash - Livet deluxe (2013)
    Film by Jens Jonsson (Crime, Drama and Thriller) Miscellaneous Crew JW now lives in exile and is more determined than ever to find out what happened to his missing sister Camilla. Every trace leads him to the world of organized crime in Stockholm. Jorge is about to do his last score - the largest robbery in Swedish history. But during the complicated preparations he meets a woman from his past, Nadja. Martin Hägerström is chosen to go undercover into the Serbian mafia, in order to get its notorious boss Radovan Krajnic behind bars. When an assassination attempt is made on Radovan, his daughter Natalie is pulled into the power struggle within the Serbian mafia. Written by Jiilo_Kim

  • Känn ingen sorg

    Känn ingen sorg (2013)
    Film by Björn Stein (Drama, Music and Romance) Miscellaneous Crew Pål dreams about success within the musical world, but he has an obstacle; himself. His deep thoughts keeps him end up in trouble. We follow Pål on a emotional inner travel to find his call on the swedish west coast of Gothenburg.

  • Kvinden i buret

    Kvinden i buret (2013)
    Film by Mikkel Nørgaard (Crime, Mystery and Thriller) Miscellaneous Crew Chief detective Carl Mørck and his assistant Assad become involved in a five-year-old case concerning the mystery of politician Merete Lynggaard's disappearance - a journey that takes them deep into the undercurrent of abuse and malice that lurks beneath the polished surface of Scandinavia. Written by Zentropa Productions

  • Johan Falk: Kodnamn: Lisa

    Johan Falk: Kodnamn: Lisa (2012)
    Film by Charlotte Brändström (Action, Crime and Thriller) Miscellaneous Crew Frank Wagner is sleeping next to his family. The plans to move abroad lays on the kitchen table. They suddenly hear how someone tries to break into the apartment. Five masked men is trying to enter. Frank react quickly and manages to escape. He contacts Johan Falk. Why would someone want to kill him? Has anyone figured out that hi is cooperating with the police? Frank and Johan do not know who knows what, and who they can trust.

  • Johan Falk: Barninfiltratören

    Johan Falk: Barninfiltratören (2012)
    Video by Richard Holm (Action, Crime and Thriller) Miscellaneous Crew, Actor A group of young robbers, specializing in robbing shopping center security guards, are raging through out Gothenburg. A robbery goes awry when an innocent passerby is killed. Ricky, the gang's young leader, tries to quickly find an expert who can clean the money of the dye pack that exploded while Johan Falk, and his colleagues at GSI, accelerate their hunt. Written by gsi

  • Johan Falk: Organizatsija Karayan

    Johan Falk: Organizatsija Karayan (2012)
    Video by Richard Holm (Action, Crime and Thriller) Miscellaneous Crew Johan Falk's stepdaughter's biological father seems serious about getting to know Nina, but his construction company is in debt to the Russian mafia "Karayan". When Örjan can not pay their debts they kidnap Nina.

  • Johan Falk: Alla råns moder

    Johan Falk: Alla råns moder (2012)
    Video by Anders Nilsson (Action, Crime and Thriller) Miscellaneous Crew Some men infiltrates the retired chief engineer Arthur Jönsson's home. They look through the residence for a few drawings. Some time later the same men, who turns out to be former Swedish military, performs a robbery. A robbery that Johan Falk and his colleagues at GSI believes is just a rehearsal of a much larger robbery. A robbery, as it turns out, will make all other robberies in police history pale in comparison.

  • Johan Falk: De 107 patrioterna

    Johan Falk: De 107 patrioterna (2012)
    Video by Anders Nilsson (Action, Crime and Thriller) Miscellaneous Crew A firefight between two rival gangs breaks out in a Gothenburg city park, and when the conflict escalates the GSI group is called into it. A new gang is about to make its way in the Swedish underworld and Johan Falk is asked to identify them, but his only lead is a tattoo.

  • Johan Falk: Spelets regler

    Johan Falk: Spelets regler (2012)
    Video by Charlotte Brändström (Action, Crime and Thriller) Miscellaneous Crew It has been two years since John Falk and Frank Wagner broke their cooperation and Frank stopped working undercover for the police. Frank has just had: Re-opening of his bar when his former girlfriend's brother Kevin ends up in trouble because of gambling debts. At the same time Johan and GSI Group, together with the German police, busted an unusually reckless league selling a new type of drug that is hard on young people. Frank's quest for Kevin crosses Johan's investigation and opens up a new collaboration between them - with the major difference that this time it's personal for Frank. Johan and GSI are forced to stage a second operation to entrap leaders of the drug gang. The situation becomes even more dangerous because there is another infiltrator in the game.

  • En hemlighet

    En hemlighet (2012)
    Film (short) by Dennis Petersen (Drama and Family) Director, Writer A moving and magical story about a family that has gathered by their son's deathbed to say their final goodbyes.

  • Kommissarie Winter

    Kommissarie Winter (2010)
    Television (Crime) Miscellaneous Crew

  • Tennis är livet

    Tennis är livet (2009)
    Film (short) by Joen Windahl (Drama) Camera and Electrical Department

  • Himlens hjärta

    Himlens hjärta (2008)
    Film by Simon Staho (Drama) Camera and Electrical Department Lars and Susanna have been married for twenty years. They love each other dearly and together they have forged a secure, happy existence with well-paid jobs, a large house, two cars and a daughter who is about to move away from home. Life has turned out just as happily and comfortably for Susanna's best friend Ann and her husband Ulf, who will also shortly be celebrating their twentieth wedding anniversary. One evening when the two couples are having dinner together, Susanna tells the others about an adulterous colleague. The story provokes strong reactions that cause a dramatic showdown among the couples. Susanna and Ulf think adultery is a natural, inevitable risk in any marriage. Lars and Ann completely repudiate the very idea of adultery and are shocked by the open-mindedness displayed by their other halves. After dinner Lars and Ann find themselves alone for a moment. Their rejection of infidelity has suddenly brought them closer. Perhaps they don't know their other halves as ... Written by Anonymous

  • Pirret

    Pirret (2007)
    Film by Kjell-Åke Andersson (Drama and Family) Camera and Electrical Department Five-year-old Sara has a very special gift. She can fly. When her mother discovers this she promptly takes Sara to the hospital. The doctors poke, prod and probe as doctors invariably do, and it's no fun at all for young Sara. No one understands her. The thing is that she can only fly when she's so happy that it tingles in her tummy. Written by Andreas Bravin Karlsson

  • Upp till kamp

    Upp till kamp (2007)
    Television (Drama) Camera and Electrical Department

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