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John Ajvide Lindqvist
John Ajvide Lindqvist is a swedish writer. Born in 1968, Lindqvist has recieved high praise for his novels, most notably his debut Låt den rätte kommer in ('Let the right ones in’) (2004) which was adapted in 2008 to the multi-award winning film of the same name.
FILM ONE - 'SLUTSPEL'
William Olsson is a swedish director and member of the Directors Guild of America. His debut feature film The Traveler (2005) was met with high praise. He has since released two features, titled An America Affair (2009) and Förtroligheten (2013).
Charlotte Bruus Christensen
Charlotte Bruus Christensen is an award winning Danish cinematographer. Her work on the acclaimed The Hunt earned her a prize for outstanding cinematography at the 65th Cannes Film Festival.
Mikael Forsberg is a swedish actor and director. Forsberg has been involved in many film, television and theatre productions in both Sweden and the USA including acting roles in Curb Your Enthusiasm, Tyranny and The Mistress.
FILM TWO - 'BAD ROOM'
Antonio Tublén is a swedish director, screenwriter and composer. He has worked several times with co-director Alexander Brønsted on short and feature films such as Original, The Amazing Death of Mrs Müller and Havanna. His most recent film LFO (2013) has recieved high praise.
Alexander Brøndsted is a swedish writer and director who has collaborated with Antonio Tublén on several films including the award winning Original (2009), which Brøndsted wrote and co-directed.
Charlotta Tengroth was educated at Stockholms filmskola, Dramatiska institutet and studied film at Stockholms Universitet. She photographed the award winning Sound of Noise (2010), and is also known for Tysta Leken (2011) and Viktor och hans bröder (2002).
Michael Petersson is a swedish actor born in 1962. He has been involved in various television, film and theatre productions in various roles. Among his most notable roles are Torka aldrig tårar utan handskar, Wallander and Halvvägs till Himlen.
Patrik Karlson is a swedish film and televsion actor who has been in a number of productions. He has played parts in several television series’ including Bron/Broen, and Wallander - as well as a number of short and feature films including 2013’s LFO.
FILM THREE - 'ETT ÖMISINT ÖGONBLICK'
Petra Revenue is a swedish playwright, screenwriter and director. She has written several plays for a number of theatres in Göteborg. Revenue made her directorial debut at Gothenburg International Film Festival in 2011 which received honourable mentions.
Luca Ciuti is a London-based, Italian-born director of photography and member of the Guild of British Camera Technicians. He studied at the New York Film Academy and has worked on Eleven Fifty Six (2011), Latvia (2012) and I Thought of You (2006).
Tina Lenne is a swedish actor, director and writer who has been involved in a number of theatre, film and television productions including Karaokekungen (2008), Stormen (2009), and Sjätte dagen (1999-2001).
Frederik Nilsson is a swedish actor born in 1957. He has been involved in a large number of film, television and theatre productions including Monica Z (2013), Dom över död man (2012) and Bron/Broen (2011).
FILM FOUR - 'BAD ROOM'
Daniel Wirtberg is a swedish film director born in 1983. He has worked on a number of short films which have been invited to more than 400 international film festivals. He has recieved over 50 awards since being active as a director. He has also directed a number of award winning music videos including Välj Mej by Tibuktu.
Tony Forsberg is a swedish cinematographer. Since the early 1960s Forsberg has worked on over 60 productions including Fanny and Alexander (1982) and Nonni and Manni (1988 TV series).
Robin Stegmar is a swedish actor born in 1974. He has appeared in numerous television shows, films and plays. During his time at Göteborgs stadsteater he appeared in many productions including a one man show titled Produkten which was a great success, and later recorded for radio and television.