Abramovitch is the recipient of the 2021 Nordic Talent Special Mention Award and a Wild Card development fund. Abramovitch’s graduation film ‘Tjejtoan 4-ever’ (2021) was shortlisted for the Swedish Academy Awards.
Henrik Björn is creator, showrunner, writer and director of the incredibly successful TV series ‘Jordskott’ (2015-2017). He is director of the coming thriller series ‘Jana – Marked For Life,’ set to premiere on Viaplay in 2023.
Cowan is the writer and director behind ‘Joy’ (2014) and director of the crime hit series ‘Arne Dahl: Hidden Numbers’ (2015). Director of the cheered feature film ‘Eva & Adam’ (2021).
Trygve Allister Diesen
Trygve Allister Diesen is the creator, director and writer behind ‘Wisting’, Norway’s biggest-ever drama production, which premiered on Viaplay in April 2019. Director of the coming Disney+ series ‘To Cook A Bear.’
Daniel Espinosa is one of the top directors in the world and the most commercially successful Swedish director of all time. Espinosa is primarily known for ‘Easy Money’ (2010), ‘Safe House’ (2012) and ‘Life’ (2017).
Filmmaker Ylva Forner has got extensive experience as screenwriter, director, producer and actor. Her anticipated feature film debut, the erotic queer melodrama ‘The Schoolmaster Games,’ premiered in April 2022.
Ganslandt is one of the most fearless voices in Scandinavian filmmaking, known for ‘Falkenberg Farewell’ (2006) and ‘438 Days’ (2019). Ganslandt is director of the acclaimed Netflix original series ‘Snabba Cash’ (2021).
Hassan is director of ‘A Hustler’s Diary – The Series’ (2020) and the feature film ‘Exodus’ which opened Gothenburg Film Festival 2023 to great reviews. Hassan is also director of the new SVT dramedy ‘Älskade Samir’ (2023).
Sara Johnsen is one of Scandinavia’s most distinguished directors and writers. Johnsen is creator and writer of the lauded TV series ‘22 July’ (2020). Writer of the coming series ‘Faithless,’ based on Ingmar Bergmans drama of the same name.
Filmmaker Arvin Kananian has made several acclaimed shorts, among else the awarded ‘I, Julia’ (2020). He is currently working on a project with production company Nexiko.
Norway’s most sought-after and edgy screenwriter and director. Karlsen is the name behind several highly successful and celebrated Norwegian TV series, including ‘Dag’ (2010-2015), ‘One Night’ (2017) and ‘Exit’ (2019).
Kempff’s debut feature film ‘Knocking’ premiered at the 2021 Sundance Film Festival to great acclaim. She is set to direct the new period drama ‘The Swedish Torpedo.’
Landin’s evocative and acclaimed short films have moved audiences around the world. ‘Into the Silent Sea’ (2013), has garnered more than 30 awards, including a student BAFTA.
Niclas Larsson is one of the top commercial directors in the world. Larsson is on the road towards carving a strong career as a multidisciplinary storyteller, and is currently working on multiple projects of varying formats.
Director of the lauded feature film ‘The Bothersome Man’ (2006), the acclaimed TV series ‘Viva Hate’ (2015) and the HBO hit series ‘Beforeigners’ (2019-2021).
Magnus Martens made his feature breakthrough with the slick comedy thriller ‘Jackpot’ (2011) and has directed multiple episodes for some of the biggest TV shows in the US. His next film ‘There’s Something in the Barn’ is set to premiere in 2023.
Kristoffer Metcalfe is with his extensive experience from the film and TV industry perhaps most known as creator, writer and director of the highly successful TV series ‘Twin’ (2019).
Gustav Möller has quickly become a highly sought-after name in Europe and the US. Writer/director of the highly successful psychological thriller ‘The Guilty’ (2018). Director of the acclaimed TV series ‘The Dark Heart’ (2022).
Film director, producer, artist, writer and animator Johannes Nyholm is regarded as one of the most original and intriguing filmmakers of his generation in Scandinavia.
Bobbie Peers made his mark on Norwegian film history in 2006, when he won a Palme d’Or for his short film ‘Sniffer’. His latest short film ‘To Plant a Flag’ starring Jason Schwartzman and Jake Johnson premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival 2018.
Tarik Saleh is the director and writer of ‘The Nile Hilton Incident’ (2017), and ‘Boy From Heaven’ (2022), which both have received great praise and prestigious awards all over the globe.
Writer/director Daniel Sawka is known for the HBO film ‘Icebox’ which premiered in 2018 to critical acclaim. Head-writer of the coming thriller series ‘Jana – Marked For Life’ set to premiere on Viaplay in 2023.
Pål Sletaune is one of Norway’s leading writers and directors. Sletaune has gained great creative and commercial success both with his feature films and drama series. He is creator and director of the lauded TV series ‘22 July’ which premiered early 2020.
Jakob Ström is the creator of the successful comedy ‘Torpederna’ (2014), praised by viewers and critics alike. Director of the awarded ‘Dear Daddy’ that went viral in 2015.
Academy Award nominee Selma Vilhunen has rapidly gained international success with her feature films, shorts and documentaries. Her acclaimed fiction feature debut ‘Little Wing’ (2016) was awarded the Nordic Council Film Prize.
Erika Wasserman debuted as a director in 2022 with the comedy drama ‘The Year I Started Masturbating’ which was met with fantastic reviews. Wasserman has an extensive background as a producer and has served as commissioner at The Swedish Film Institute.
Tuna Özer has made several acclaimed shorts including ‘Kevlar’ (2018) and ‘The Pig From Turkey’ (2020). He is director of the comedy slasher series ‘Ingen ängel’, which premiered on Viaplay in May 2023.
Writer and director of the incredibly successful ‘Simple Simon’ (2010), which was selected as Sweden’s nomination for the Academy Awards. 2023 saw the premiere of his feature film ‘One Day All of This Will Be Yours.’
Zubak made his feature film debut with ‘Dreams’ (2009) and is the director and co-writer of the critically acclaimed ‘A Hustler’s Diary’ (2017).