Here are a few of the things I have got going on at the moment.
Distribution of short film: En Kyss (A Kiss)
A philematologist looking for his first kiss books a prostitute who does everything but kiss.
Children’s book: Allt är mörkt tills det ljusnar (Everything is dark before light)
A coming-of-age drama and love story for girls aged 15 to 19. Set in the 60s/70s and present day. Book manuscript sent to Swedish publishers in May 2021.
Logline: Selfish Em is sent to stay with her gran. Bored, she discovers an unfinished book and gets caught up in the love story. When she realises the story is her gran’s, Em does everything she can – together with a new friend – to find a happy ending.
Pre-production: Den Sista Kakan (The Last Cake)
My fifth short about grief, hate and revenge. What happens when you can’t talk about your feelings and rid yourself of murderous hatred? About to shoot a trailer and then apply for financial funding/co-production. Production planned for autumn 2021.
Logline: Ten-year-old Sara is afraid of the dark and dreams of killing the carpet salesman who ran over her mum. When her dad announces they are moving abroad she knows it’s now or never. Can she go through with it?
Festival tour for short film Bärgad kärlek (Salvaged Love)
A short romcom written together with award-winning screenwriter Claire Nicol. 2021/22.
School talks with published children’s book: Semla, tio dagar extra allt
A story about loving a sister more than anyone else and having parents who don’t tell you the truth.
Logline: Happy-go-lucky Semla finds out her big sister Bea is moving out and does everything to prevent that from heppening. And yet, inevitably, the day comes when Bea leaves.