Sun Hee Engelstoft

Sun Hee Engelstoft

Denmark, South Korea

Sun Hee Engelstoft is a Korean - Danish documentary director based in Copenhagen, Denmark. Born in Busan, South Korea 1982, she was adopted to Denmark in 1984. Having attended several schools for photography, she was accepted at the prestigious The National Film School of Denmark, which she graduated from as documentary director in 2011. Her filmography includes: ARRIVALS AND DEPARTURES (2 x 7", 2014), WITHOUT WORDS (28", The National Film School of Denmark 2011), BADAWI BOYS, (20", 2010, made in collaboration with IMS), ON THE BALCONY (20", The National Film School of Denmark, 2009), BEFORE I GO (16", The National Film School of Denmark, 2008), CLOSE (12", Debut short, 2007). Her first feature-length documentary FORGET ME NOT was shot in South Korea and premiered in competition at CPH:DOX and Nordic Panorama in 2019. FORGET ME NOT was nominated for The Danish Academy Award and a Bodil for the best feature-length documentary in 2020. Her latest project THE END OF ALL was selected at CPH:Forum 2021.