Solveig Nordlund (Sweden)

Solveig Nordlund was born in Stockholm, but has lived and worked in Portugal since more than 30 years. She works in film and television but also theatre, where she’s worked as a producer and director. In 2012 she returned to Sweden. She studied Art and Languages at the University of Stockholm and Filmstudies in Paris. She began her career as assistant director and editor, working in films by Manoel de Oliveira, Alberto Seixas Santos and João César Monteiro. She proceed on directing several documentaries both for Portuguese and Swedish television, other than short and feature films presented and awarded in Locarno, Rome, Mar del Plata, Rotterdam, Montréal, São Paulo, New York and Stockholm, among many other festivals.

Filmography

  • 2014: MY OTHER COUNTRY
  • 2014: THE VIEW FROM MY WINDOW
  • 2013: MANNAMINNE
  • 2012: Nós por Elas
  • 2011: THE DEATH OF CARLOS GARDEL
  • 2011: IN TRANSIT
  • 2010: CONVERSAS NO CABELEIREIRO
  • 2009: O ESPELHO LENTO
    The Slow Mirror
  • 2009: ESCREVER, ESCREVER, VIVER
  • 2008: ANOTHER MEMORY
  • 2007: NÓS POR ELES
    As they see us
  • 2005: O BEIJO
    The Kiss
  • 2004: AUNT LINNEA AND THE WORLD
  • 2004: TOMORROW
  • 2003: A FILHA
    My Baby, Pappas Flicka, La Fille
  • 2002: LOW-FLYING AIRCRAFT
  • 1999: THE TICKET INSPECTOR
  • 1998: A VOICE IN THE NIGHT
  • 1997: COMÉDIA INFANTIL
  • 1996: SPELLBOUND AND THE WAY BACK
  • 1995: MEETING MAI
  • 1995: ANTÓNIO LOBO ANTUNES
  • 1994: SPELLBOUND
  • 1993: MARGUERITE DURAS
  • 1992: SEE YOU TOMORROW, MARIO
  • 1990: AN IMMORTAL STORY
  • 1989: FINEBOYS
  • 1988: GLIMPSES OF LIGHT
  • 1987: STIG CLAESSON and J. G. BALLARD
  • 1986: JOURNEY TO ORION
  • 1985: BARNUM
  • 1985: HOT LINE
  • 1984: WITH OTHER EYES
  • 1983: DISCOVERING PORTUGAL
  • 1982: HOME
  • 1982: MEMORIES FROM A VILLAGE
  • 1980: DINA AND DJANGO
  • 1979: CAN’T IT BE EXTERMINATED?
  • 1978: Three plays by F. X. Kroetz for RTP
  • 1977: NEITHER FISH NOR FOWL
  • 1976: PEOPLE’S FIGHT
  • 1975: DISAPPEARED

Doc Alliance Members

Doc Alliance is a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.