I am a DIY director, writer, editor and producer who have been making films for 15 years. My films have been shown at festivals like the Cannes film festival, San Francisco Frozen Film Festival and Hong Kong Art House Festival. I have a Bachelor of Fine Arts in directing and screenwriting from the Academy of Art University, San Francisco. Recipient of Västra Götalands cultural stipend 2016. Selected participant of Werner Herzog’s alternative films school “The Rogue Film School” Munich, Germany, 2016. My two latest films have both been picked up for distribution, “Vid trampkvarnens rand” by Gonella films, France and “With Hammer & Scalpel” by AVIFF, also France.

Some of my poems have been published in the magazine “Populär Poesi”.

I am currently studying screenwriting at Alma manusutbildning, curated by filmmaker Sara Broos.

Screenings and Awards

Best Experimental Film

Jul 2016, San Francisco Frozen Film Festival

With; "With Hammer & Scalpel - about the eagle"

Audience Award - Frame Film Festival

Apr 2016, Film i Väst

with "The factory's Silent Scream and dad's gas money that went to the lonely dugout"

Rogue Film School

Mar 2016, Werner Herzog

Selected participant of the Rogue Film School's Munich edition, 2016, with Werner Herzog.

Västra Götalandsregionens kulturstipendiat

Jun 2015, Västra Götalands läns landsting

Scholar of the Västra götaland region's cultural grant

NISI MASA - Experimental film workshop @ BIEFF

Dec 2014, NISI MASA

Participated in the 2014 edition of the NISI MASA experimental film workshop during the Bucharest International Experimental Film Festival.

Uppsala Talent Days

Oct 2014, Uppsala International Short Film Festival

Selected to participate in the 2014 edition of the "Talent days" at Uppsala International Short Film Festival.

Cannes Court Métrage

May 2014, Cannes Film Festival

Official selection Cannes Court métrage for "Badger Bite" written and directed by yours truly.

The Long and Short of it: Local filmmakers screening

May 2013, Goforaloop Gallery

Screened "Successful How" and "Puss."

Epidemic Film Festival - Castro Theatre

Apr 2013, Academy of Art University

Winner, Best Music Video

Swedish Talent at The Bergman Week, Fårö, Sweden

Jun 2012, Film i Väst

Open screening at the Red Vic Theatre, San Francisco

2011, Matthew Jacobs

Screened "How I met Death - a journey through the eyes of Johan Almstrom"

Winner of the "Golden Toothbrush" Radio P4 Jönköping

2010, P4 Jönköping

Winner got to compete in the National Film festival in Jönköping

Best sound/music at Frame Festivalen, Gothenburg

2009 , Film i Väst

New Talented Filmmakers at Draken, Gothenburg

2008 , Dvoted

Screened "A leaf"

Best Film - International One Minute Competition

2005, Sveriges Television

with “Is this it?”

International One Minute Film Festival Amsterdam

With “Is this it?” 2005