A drama set in 1961 about a progressive journalist who can’t shake off her ex boyfriend. Filmed in three days with two cameras and two actors in Stockholm and Uppsala. The film was nominated Best Foreign Film and Best Make-Up at the Southampton International Film Festival 2013.
Astrid and Erik meet ten years after their break-up. Can they pick up where they left off?
Short in development: Den Sista Kakan (The Last Cake)
A short about grief, hate and revenge. What happens when you can’t talk about your feelings? Even with your beloved big brother. For children over 9. Logline: Nine-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?
Children’s book: Semla, tio dagar extra allt – on sales tour 2020
A story about loving a sister more than anyone else and having parents who don’t tell you the truth. Happy-go-lucky Semla finds out her big sister Bea is moving away from home and hatches a plan to stop her going. And yet, inevitably, the day comes when Bea leaves.
Teen novel: Maud & jag (Maud & I)
A coming-of-age radio play about validation and love for girls aged 15 to 19 turns into a novel. Logline: Selfish Em is sent to stay with her gran while she works on a critical school essay. 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 to help her find a happy ending.
Semla, tio dagar extra allt (Semla, ten days of everything) When Happy-go-lucky Semla finds out her sister, Bea, is moving away from home, she does everything she can to prevent that from happening. Published by #Idus spring 2019
Maud & I (teen novel in develpment) Selfish Em is sent to stay with her blind gran while she works on an important school essay. Bored, she discovers an unfinished manuscript and gets caught up in the love story. When she realises the story is her gran’s, Em does everything she can to help her find a happy ending.
Maple Syrup on the Side Grumpy teenager Penny freaks out when her mum takes her on the road to sell pancake mix. She tries to sabotage the trip at first, but when her mum falls ill, Penny is forced to step up. Just as things turn for the better, Penny uncovers a devastating truth.
If I Wait Three months to go to the millennium and three people are waiting. Car rental agent Maria waits for her mother, nurse Carl for forgiveness, and the old boxer for the world to come to an end. When they get to know each other through a letter everything changes, but it’s not until New Years Eve that the life-changing moment occurs.
Breaking Free A successful doctor loses her way when her abusive husband is arrested in Nigeria. She sacrifices everything to set him free, only to realise it was her own freedom she was after.
Waving Not Drowning A biology teacher drowns and unbeknown to each other his wife, daughter, sister and mistress deal with their loss in different ways. As the truth about him and his death comes out, their stories overlap and their lives change forever.
Shorts (excl. company films)
Salvaged love (written together with Claire Nicol)