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Elvira Lind

was born in 1981 in Copenhagen, graduated City Varsity -School of Media and Creative Arts in Cape Town in 2006 majoring in documentary film and has spent the past 10 years working in all aspects of production, primarily within the field of documentary in UK, Denmark, Sweden, Israel, USA and South Africa. Bobbi Jene is Elvira ́s second feature length documentary film. In her recent years she has crossed over in the fiction field working with various international directors both during production and in the early script writing process. Elvira finished her first feature film in 2014 SONGS FOR ALEXIS, that premiered on IDFA, Doc New York, CPH:DOX and many more.

FILMOGRAPHY

Sings For Alexis, 2014; Bobbi Jene, 2017.

Bobbi Jene (18+)

Denmark, Sweden, 2017, colour, 94 min.
Director: Elvira Lind
After a decade of stardom in Israel, the American dancer Bobbi Jene makes a sudden decision: she leaves her great mentor, choreographer Ohad Naharin behind to return to the US. Determined to establish herself, she creates her own violently personal and boundary-breaking performances. A woman’s fight for independence and the dilemma of its consequences.

AWARDS

Tribeca – Best Documentary, Best Cinematography, Best Editing; Cinema Eye, 2017 – Bobbi Jene on “Unforgettables” list.