Eva Jakobsen holds a B.A. in Film- and Media Studies from the University of Copenhagen. Her previous work at Nimbus Film & Zentropa includes titles such as VALHALLA RISING (Nicolas Winding Refn), GO WITH PEACE JAMIL (Omar Shargawi) & THE AMBASSADOR (Mads Brügger).
Eva was appointed Producer on the Move in 2014. She is a member of ACE Producers (ACE 25) and a voting member of The European Film Academy.
In 2015 she co-founded the Copenhagen based production company Snowglobe with producers Mikkel Jersin and Katrin Pors.
Her first feature Ask Hasselbach´s: ANTBOY premiered at Toronto International Film Festival in 2013 while the sequel REVENGE OF THE RED FURY was selected for Generation Kplus at Berlinale in 2015. Both won the Danish Academy Award for Best Children’s Film and were sold to more than 80 countries.
Eva coproduced the multiple award winning GODLESS by Ralitza Petrova (Golden Leopard, Locarno FF 2016) and is, with the snowglobe team, producing and co-producing numerous projects by some of the most esteemed directors and writers on the contemporary art house scene inlcuding Hlynur Pálmason´s A WHITE, WHITE DAY selected for this year´s Semaine de la Critique in Cannes.
She recently world premiered Omar Shargawi´s WESTERN ARABS at the Panorama section of the Berlinale 2019.