Over the years she has written, directed and produced a large number of high profile documentaries. Her work has been distributed to more than 50 countries, and she has more than 20 prestigious awards and nominations to her credit - including: Princes’ Award, Prix Italia, IDA Awards, Golden Gate awards and the Danish Academy Award. In the recent years Bente has specialized in transmedia storytelling - including design and implementation of virtual spaces for community building and education. In 2019 she became co-founder of City-transformers, which is a new initiative focused on empowering urban communities to transform our world. The initiative has special focus on supporting young people with the skills and tools they need to solve the pressing global problems that are threatening the planetary ecology and our human society.