Joachim Rønning

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Joachim Rønning is a Norwegian film director who usually works in a team with Espen Sandberg – both natives of Sandefjord, Norway. As a directing team, they go under the name of Roenberg (a combination of their surnames). They co-own one of Scandinavia's largest production companies for commercials called Motion Blur. In 2006 their feature film debut, Bandidas, starring Penélope Cruz and Salma Hayek, was released worldwide through EuropaCorp and Twentieth Century Fox. The film was written and produced by French filmmaker Luc Besson.

His 2012 film Kon-Tiki was nominated for the Best Foreign Language Oscar at the 85th Academy Awards.[1] The duo will be directing the fifth Pirates of the Caribbean film Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales.[2]

Joachim Roenning has two daughters with his wife Kristin. They live in Oslo, Norway.

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1997 Dag 1 Short film
2006 Bandidas Director
2008 Max Manus: Man of War Director Nominated- Amanda Award for Best Direction(shared with Joachim Rønning)
2012 Kon-Tiki Director (Award and Nominations shared with Joachim Rønning)
Palm Springs International Film Festival for Directors to watch[3]
Nominated- Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film
Nominated- Amanda Award for Best Direction
Nominated- Golden Globe Award for Best Foreign Language Film
Nominated- Satellite Award for Best Foreign Language Film
2012 Seile sin egen sjø Documentary
2014 Marco Polo Director TV Series
2016 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales Director pre-production

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