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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