Therese Jacobsen has worked with experimental short films in collaboration with fellow artist Erik Vang since 1993. Under the banner of their production company, Apecosmonauts, their films have been screened in Norway and around the world.
The short iNSIDEouT (2000) won the Terje Vigen Award and the Critics Award at the Norwegian Short Film Festival in 2000. Jacobsen’s PeelOFF (2002) received the Special Prize of the Jury at the same festival in 2002, while Fear LESS (2003) received the Film Critics’ Award and the Jameson Short Film Award at the festival in 2003.
In 2014 Jacobsen made the documentary short film THE SANATORIUM and is currently working on a documentary feature film on the same subject.