A New Home

VIDEO DOCUMENTARYby Deepti Asthana and Michelle Hanks – made during the Photo I programme in the spring 2019. Mahmoud Bayragdar, 29, lived a good and comfortable life back in Damascus, Syria. But in 2011 he had to flee because of the Syrian civil war. Three years later, Mahmoud found himself »

MORSØ

MAGAZINE PROJECT by 12 second term Danish photojournalism students made during a workshop in April 2019. The 12 students went to the island Morsø in Denmark, where they made individual stories about the people and the island. The 12 students are: Marie Ravn, Søren Vendelbo Valdemar Stroe Ren, Emil Nicolai »

nest

MAGAZINE PROJECT – made by ten international photojournalism students during a workshop at DMJX in April 2019. The ten photojournalists are: Mushfiq Mahbub Turjo, Bangladesh Shirin Abedi, Germany/Iran Michelle Hanks, USA Guillaume Derclaye, Belgium Deepti Asthana, India Saara Tuominen, Finland Haris Begic, Holland/Bosnia Ellie Cherryhomes, USA Aurelie Demesse, Belgium Yehyun »

Distant Love

VIDEO DOCUMENTARY by Julie Kristensen and Andreas Merrald – made during 3rd term in the fall 2018. A film about five couples trying to maintain their love despite the great distance between them. Through Skype they get a sense of connection but when you blow a kiss from Thailand to »

After Elias

VIDEO DOCUMENTARY by Katinka Klinge Albrectsen, Oscar Scott Carl and Mads Frost – made during 3rd term in the fall 2018. Lene’s boyfriend died a month ago. Now she lives with his parents to share the pain with someone that understands. The film won Award of Excellence at the 74th »

Avalanche

MAGAZINE PROJECT by nine international photojournalist students made during Photo I programme at DMJX in the fall 2018. The nine students are: Marco Carmignan (Italy) Patrick Riley (Australia) Henrik Røyne (Norway) Elke Numeyer (Australia) Marcel Top (Belgium) Adrian Francis (USA) Jelle de Ru (Holland) Mathilda Spetz (Sweden) Manuel Seoane (Bolivia) »

No one could catch me

STILL PICTURE STORY by Tobias Kobborg Kristensen – made in the fall 2018 during his third term at DMJX. 18-year-old Cornelius Kemboi attends Saints Patrick’s High School in Iten, following in the footsteps of star runners like David Rudisha and Wilson Kipketer. Cornelius dreams of becoming a champion and raise »

EPA Sweden

STILL PICTURE STORY by Benjamin Nørskov – made during his 7th and 8th term in 2018. In the rural parts of Sweden, teenage boys and girls, age 15 to 17 take advantage of a loophole in the Swedish law, that makes it legal to drive a car, if it can »

An Elegy for the Death of Hamun

STILL PICTURE STORY by Hashem Shakeri – made as his final project during Photo I in the spring 2018. As the largest province of the country, Sistan and Baluchestan is located in the southeast of Iran and it shares borders with Afghanistan and Pakistan. Once a forest in the distant »

I never realized

STILL PICTURE STORY by Anna-Tia Buss made as her final project during Photo I in the spring 2018. A collection of stories from women about their relationship to their own bodies in regards to beauty standards. The intimate battles women are fighting with their bodies are often triggered by comments, »

Ama’r

MAGAZINE PROJECT – with 15 stories from the island of Amager, outside Copenhagen, Denmark. The book is produced by 16 second term photojournalism students at DMJX in the spring 2018. The 16 students are: Sophie Voisin, Mads Frost, Simon Trøjgaard Jepsen, Christian Lykking, Kasper Heden Andersen, Julie Kristensen, Aleksander Klug, »

Panta Rhei

MAGAZINE PROJECT by international photojournalism students at DMJX – made in the spring 2018. The nine students are: Alireza Goudarzi (Iran) Anna-Tia Buss (Germany) Amira Mortada (Egypt) Davis Winborne (USA) Elias Lahtinen (Finland) Stephanie Simcox (UK) Morgan Hornsby (USA) Hashem Shakeri (Iran) and Habiba Nowrose (Bangladesh). The teachers at the »

A + C

VIDEO DOCUMENTARY by Olivia Loftlund, Maria Bentzon and Laura Krogh – made during 3rd term in the fall 2017. When Anna started working as Chorouqs assistant, she never imagined that they would become this close. Anna and Chorouq have one week left at Egmont Højskolen. This is a special Danish »

Coastland

STILL PICTURE STORY by Mathias Svold and Ulrik Hasemann – made as their final BA project in 2017. In Denmark we never find ourselves farther than 50 kilometers from the ocean and the coastline remains a deeply ingrained part of Danish identity. It is a work place, a sanctuary, a »

Banned Beauty

STILL PICTURE STORY by Heba Khamis – made in the fall 2016 as her final Diploma Project at DMJX. In Cameroon early marriage, teenage motherhood and rape are common experiences for many girls and women. Girls reach puberty much earlier than the age at which they usually marry. One out »

The Neglected

STILL PICTURE STORY by Mikkel Hørlyck – made during a third term reportage workshop at DMJX in the fall 2016. The orphanage in the city of Orhei in Moldova is the residence of some 200 boys and men, who are physically or mentally disabled. Moldova is the poorest country in »