Erik Bäfving

Erik Bäfving (Sweden)

Erik Bäfving was born in 1973 in Malmo, Sweden. He has been working as a director and editor since 1996. In 2002 his short film Boogie Woogie Daddy recieved several international awards and was nominated for a Guldbagge (the annual Swedish film prize) for best documentary. The film was followed by Get busy, a documentary for cinema, also nominated for a Guldbagge for best documentary. In addition to directing documentaries he is working as a narrative consultant and editor for both documentary and feature films. The film Inbetweener (2011) is a stand alone sequel to Boogie Woogie Daddy.


Mordet på en tidning (50´, Sweden, 2000)
Boogie Woogie Daddy/ Boogie Woogie Pappa (13´, Sweden. 2002)
Gå loss (Sweden, 2004)
Inbetweener/ Dagar emellan (15´, Sweden, 2011)

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