Arne Skouen

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Arne Skouen
Arne Skouen.jpg
Born (1913-10-18)18 October 1913
Died 24 May 2003(2003-05-24) (aged 89)
Occupation Film director
Years active 1952 - 1959

Arne Skouen (18 October 1913 – 24 May 2003) was a Norwegian best known for his work as a film director and as a journalist. He was internationally famed for his 1957 film Ni Liv (Nine Lives) which also received an Academy Award nomination for Best Foreign Language Film.[1] His first film was released in 1949, titled Gategutter (Street Boys). His 1959 film The Master and His Servants was entered into the 9th Berlin International Film Festival.[2] His 1962 film Cold Tracks was entered into the 3rd Moscow International Film Festival.[3]

Selected filmography[edit]

Awards[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The 30th Academy Awards (1958) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 2011-10-25. 
  2. ^ "IMDB.com: Awards for The Master and His Servants". imdb.com. Retrieved 2010-01-07. 
  3. ^ "3rd Moscow International Film Festival (1963)". MIFF. Retrieved 2012-12-01. 

External links[edit]

Awards
Preceded by
Rolf M. Aagaard
Recipient of the Narvesen Prize
1980
Succeeded by
Erling Borgen and
John Olav Egeland
Preceded by
Nils Johan Rud
Recipient of the Norsk kulturråds ærespris
1988
Succeeded by
Espen Skjønberg
Preceded by
Hanne Sophie Greve
Recipient of the Fritt Ord Award
1996
Succeeded by
Kåre Willoch