Jeanette Nordahl

Jeanette Nordahl


Jeanette Nordahl graduated from the independent film school, Super16, in 2012, and her thesis film Waiting for Phil was nominated for a Danish Academy Award for Best Short film in 2013. While studying she worked as a second unit director and assistant director on acclaimed Danish films such as The Keeper of Lost Causes (2013), The Absent One (2014), and the multiple award-winning TV series Borgen (2010). Her debut short film Nylon premiered as a Nordic Short Film Favourite, at Göteborg International Film Festival in 2016. Wildland is Jeanette’s feature debut.


2016 - Follow the Money (TV Series) (first assistant director - 2 episodes)

  • Episode #1.8
  • Episode #1.7

2015 - Rosita (second assistant director)
2014 - Klumpfisken (assistant director)
2013 - Department Q: The Keeper of Lost Causes (assistant director)
2010-2011 - Borgen (TV Series) (assistant director - 6 episodes)

  • En bemærkning af særlig karakter (2011) ... (assistant director)
  • Privatlivets fred (2011) ... (assistant director)
  • Hvad Indad Tabes, Skal Udad Vindes - Del II (2011) ... (assistant director)
  • Hvad Indad Tabes, Skal Udad Vindes - Del I (2011) ... (assistant director)
  • Agurketid (2010) ... (assistant director)
  • Ikke se, ikke høre, ikke tale (2010) ... (assistant director)

Kvikmyndir leikstjórans á RIFF

New Visions
Year: 2020
Following a car accident, which kills her mother, 17-year old Ida moves in with her estranged aunt...