Hjorth

Claus
Country: 
Denmark
Claus Hjorth
Head of Children & Youth Department, Danish Film Institute
Competition Year: 
2017

The Danish Film Institute Children & Youth department is responsible for film promotion and film education for children and young people. Based on the key words: Experience, understand and create, the strategies and activities is focused on all aspects of film education at all levels.

Previously, Claus has held the position as Senior Advisor at the Danish Ministry of Culture and at Local Government Denmark (the national association of local authorities in Denmark). Claus has a Master’s Degree in Political Science.