I'm a writer and director currently working in Helsinki, Finland and The Netherlands.
MY REEL 2018
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STEFFI - TV SERIES
13-year-old STEFFI has lost her best friend JULIA in a tragic death, and she needs to find her own way of moving on, and during a summer of theater, potential new friends, love and adventure Steffi starts communicating with her dead friend. But friendship has its challenges, even when death do you part.
STEFFI is a live action TV and Web drama series for 8-12-year olds consisting of 10x10min TV episodes, 15xyoutube clips with her and Julia and an instagram account where you can follow Steffi alongside the show.
Original Language: Swedish
Commissioned by the National Finnish Broadcasting Company YLE, Finland and SVT, Sweden. Premiering spring 2018
Premiered on YLE (Finland) 1.6.2018
SOMMARKOLLO - TV SERIES
Sommarkollo is a web and TV drama series for 8-12 year olds where we follow five 12-year old kids during a weeklong summer camp. A Scandinavian summer filled with drama, love, disappointments, friends and adventure.
13x 9-12min TV episodes, 35x youtube videos and instagram.
Original language: Swedish
Commissioned by The National Finnish Broadcasting Company YLE, in co-production with SVT (Sweden), NRK (Norway), DR (Denmark).
Airing spring 2017.
Summer Camp Teaser
BLOODSUCKERS - FEATURE FILM
Bloodsuckers is a feature length film, a horror story about killer mosquitoes up in Finnish Lapland. It was chosen as one out of seven Nordic genre projects to the Nordic Film and TV funds Genre Boost 2015.
Original Language: English
Currently in development.
FANNY - TV SERIES
Fanny is a TV and Web drama series for 8-12-year olds where we follow 12-year old Fanny and the drama in her life.
28x 4-8min TV episodes, 40x youtube videos + instagram.
Original Language: Swedish
Aired on The National Finnish Broadcasting Company YLE 2014.
Gandhi is a goldfish with an attitude and a big dream; to one day live in the ocean. However, his dream becomes secondary when he discovers friendship with the struggling young musician Rufus, but as Rufus gets distracted by his own career and their friendship slowly disappears Gandhi once again remembers his own dream.
Short film, 14min.
Original language: English
Thesis film 2011, New York Film Academy.
Goldfish Love teaser
MY GRANDFATHER - SHORT DOCUMENTARY
You can learn so much from the older generation by listening and talking to them, and my grandfather can feel lonely just as much as I can, and having a cup of coffee at his kitchen table makes him so happy.
Still photography documentary, 5:30min, Arcada 2008
Original language: Swedish
Doe Paoro - Can't Leave You
Shenandoah and The Night - So Low So High
Hot Panda - Evil Nature
MGP 2014 - Sluta Tramsa Börja Dansa
New York Film Academy (New York & Los Angeles) 2009 - 2011
MFA in Filmmaking, with a focus on scriptwriting and directing
Arcada - University of Applied Sciences (Helsinki, Finland) 2004 – 2009
BA in Film and Television, with a major in scriptwriting and directing
The White Unicorn – Feature Film, script ready spring 2018
· Selected for the Cinekid Script lab 2017/2018 by the Finnish Film Foundation
· Received script funding from the Finnish Film Foundation
Steffi – TV series, 2018. 10 x 12min series
writer/director/creator. Produced by Five Corners Productions in association with YLEFEM and SVT
· Premiering spring 2018
· Received development funding and project funding from the Finnish Film Foundation
· Received project funding from The Nordic Film and TV Fund.
Bloodsuckers – Feature Film, script ready
· Was selected as one of seven Nordic genre projects into the Nordic Film and TV Funds Genre Boost 2015
· Received script funding and development funding from the Finnish Film Foundation
Sommarkollo – TV series 2017. 13 x11min series.
writer/director/creator. Produced by Five Corners Production in association with YLEFEM, NRK, DR and SVT
· Received funding from the Finnish Film Foundation
Melodi Grand Prix – live TV show, 2014/2015/2016, YLEFEM
live show script writer and content director
Fanny – TV- and webbdramaseries, 2014, YLE. 28 x 4-9min series.
director/re-wrote the scripts
Goldfish Love – New York Film Academy (NYFA) thesis project, short film, 2011
· BEST STUDENT COMEDY SHORT, The International Family Film Festival, Los Angeles, 2013
· BEST DIRECTOR SHORT FILM, Broad Humor Film Festival, Los Angeles, 2013
· Official Selection: Newport Beach Film Festival, Los Angeles, 2013. Holly Shorts Film Festival, Los Angeles, 2013. The European Independent Film Festival, Paris, 2012.
Mr Whiskers – NYFA first year thesis project, short film, 2010
* BEST DRAMA SHORT at Atlanta Underground Film Festival, 2011
Albert – NYFA first semester project, short film, 2010
* Official Selection at Coney Island Film Festival, 2010
My Grandfather – ARCADA, still photography short documentary, 2008
* BEST sound design and 2nd place in the best short documentary category at the VERA film festival in Åland, Finland, 2009
La Saucisse – ARCADA, short film, 2007
BUU – klubben – Childrens TV show, 2008 – 2009
Aina/Hem Med Mopeden - music video, 2016
Jacob Sundström/Min dröm - music video, 2015
MGP /Sluta Tramsa Börja Dansa - music video, 2014
Shenandoah and The Night/So Low So High – music video, 2012