Producer Kristine M.I. Knudsen from Hammerfest in Norway, graduated as a producer from Filmakademie Baden-Wurttemberg in Germany, followed by MEGA Master in Ronda and EAVE. In 2006 she established the production company Knudsen & Streuber Medienmanufaktur GmbH in Berlin together with Tom Streuber, and in 2010 she established Den siste Skilling AS in Bergen. Her track record includes the feature films REINE GESCHMACKSACHE (Fashion Victims), GNADE (Mercy) which premiered in Competition at Berlinale 2012 and the Norwegian-Canadian coproduction HEVN (Revenge). Her latest film is the CGI feature animation RICHARD THE STORK which will celebrate it's world premiere at Berlinale 2017 in the Generation Kplus Programme. The film is a German/Belgian/ Luxembourg/ Norwegian coproduction and has been sold worldwide.