DIRECTORS

Arild Andresen

 

FILMS IN CATALOGUE

BIOGRAPHY

Director and screenwriter Arild Andresen (b.1967) started out making short films and commercials. In 2006, he directed the youth drama miniseries Boys Will Be Boys, the first Norwegian production nominated for an EMMY. Andresen’s debut feature, The Liverpool Goalie (2010), won both the Crystal Bear and a special mention at the Berlinale Generation 2011. His next feature, Company Orheim (2012) won the Dragon Award for Best Nordic Film at the Gothenburg Film Festival, in addition to several Norwegian Amanda awards. The film was nominated to Nordic Council film Prize in 2012. Most recently, he directed two episodes of the critically acclaimed NRK TV-Series “Struggle for Life”.