Ilze Burkovska Jacobsen

Ilze Burkovska Jacobsen, director and co-owner of Bivrost Film, Norway, since 2000. Author of 8 feature documentary films and 5 documentary series for children, broadcasted in Norway and internationally.

Bivrost film has produced short animated series about children’s sexual abuse “My body belongs to Me”, winning, among other prizes, an Emmy together with NRK Super, 2019. Ilzes animated feature “My Favorite War” won a Contrechamp category in Annecy 2020, and has until now been a part of nearly 30 festivals so far, and won several prizes as well.


CEE Animation is supported by the Creative Europe – MEDIA Programme of the European Union and co-funded by state funds and foundations and professional organisations from the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and Slovenia.

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