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

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