Kristjan Knigge /ˌkrɪstdʒn̩ kniːgə/
Kristjan Knigge was born in Denmark. He has English mother and a Danish father. He grew up in the Algarve in southern Portugal, England and now lives and works in Amsterdam.
He has worked professionally all over the world as camera crew, art department. He has experience as a production manager, in the electrical unit, grip, in special effects, editing and as 1st Assistant Director.
In 2004 he took the plunge and decided to direct. To date he has made many commercials, corporate films, music videos, a full length documentary and over a dozen short films like the much acclaimed and awarded short film Stiltegebied.
He is also known for his international feature films like The Right Juice, a comedy drama. For his second film Second Honeymoon Kristjan received the Trailblazer Award on the Flyway Film Festival in the USA.
Unique traits: Beard
Maverick Award Flyway Film Festival
Best International Feature - Edmonton International Film Festival