Jacob Kastrup Haagensen

Director Biography

Scandinavian by heart, Jacob Kastrup Haagensen, original from Copenhagen, Denmark, live together with his family in an old railway station in western Sweden. He has a day time job as a city planner but spend his spare time in love with wildlife and adventures. Jacob started making adventure documentaries after buying an old action camera on sales. His film Inflatable People is the first to attend a mayor film festival and it won the debutant Prize in 2016 at Nordic Adventure Film Festival, Scandinavia oldest adventure film festival. Two other film Alone on Voxnan (2014) and Alone on Fjätan (2015) was screened at the small but exclusive outdoor film event “Film in the Woods” (Film i skoven, Denmark).