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EMILIE THALUND JOINS HENRY.
20 January 2020

Danish director Emilie Thalund now has French representation courtesy of HENRY.

The Copenhagen-born talent studied at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts before she crossed paths with Martin Werner as a director’s assistant. The rest, as they say, is history.

Thalund threw herself into commercials and short films, landing a Young Director Award in 2018 for ‘Period’ - a smart, taboo-busting riposte to how menstruation is portrayed in the media.



Such work led HENRY Executive Producer Hugo Diaz to say: “We’re very pleased to be able to work with Emilie. She has so much talent and a rare sensitivity. Her arrival reinforces the links we have with our Scandinavian partners Bacon, and the desire to co-develop directors through advertising and other forms of content.”


For me, it all came down to the people, and the people at HENRY are the finest.

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Thalund, meanwhile, pays tribute to HENRY’s staff: “For me, it all came down to the people, and the people at HENRY are the finest. I feel very fortunate to join their roster and I am excited to dust off my French and see what kind of great we can create together.”



You can see more of Emilie Thalund's work here. For more information, ring HENRY's Paris headquarters on +33 1 43 16 56 40.

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