OVE RISHØJ JENSEN (Denmark)
Documentary consultant, producer and outreach manager
Working in the international documentary sector since 2003, Ove Rishøj Jensen has an extensive network within the industry. In addition to producing and co-producing films, he gives lectures and runs workshops about scriptwriting, project development, international financing, co-production, impact, outreach and distribution. Since 2011 Ove has worked for the Swedish production company Auto Images as producer and outreach manager. Alongside this, in 2019 Ove launched his own company for documentary training and consultancy, entitled Paradiddle Pictures. Here he collaborates with partners like IDFA, Fresh Pitch China, Dox in Vitro, Mediterranean Film Institute, Nordisk Panorama and many others. From 2003 to 2019 Ove worked for EDN - European Documentary Network. He has a master’s degree in film studies, with additional studying of cultural journalism and humanistic computer informatics.