Ilze BURKOVSKA JACOBSEN
Born in Latvia, Ilze Burkovska Jacobsen is living and working in Norway and Latvia. She has made eight documentaries and more than 20 hours of television animation-documentary series. Her documentary My Mother’s Farm (2008) was invited to the IDFA Competition for Mid-Length Documentary in 2009 and won the Best Latvian Documentary and the Best TV Documentary in Norway. She produced a television animation-documentary series My Body Belongs to Me (2018) won various awards including an International Emmy Award. My Favorite War is the winner of the Contrechamp award at the Annecy International Animated Film Festival.