Knut Andersen

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Knut Andersen
Born (1931-05-09) 9 May 1931 (age 83)
Norway
Occupation Film director
Years active 1957–1985

Knut Andersen (born 9 May 1931) is a Norwegian film director. He was born in Harstad. He has directed a series of films, including Ballad of the Masterthief Ole Hoiland from 1970, and Den sommeren jeg fylte 15 from 1975.[1][2] He received the Amanda Committee's Honorary Award in 2007.[3]

His 1969 film Scorched Earth was entered into the 6th Moscow International Film Festival where it won a Diploma.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Svendsen, Trond Olav. "Knut Andersen". In Helle, Knut. Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 21 February 2012. 
  2. ^ Svendsen, Trond Olav. "Knut Andersen". In Godal, Anne Marit. Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Norsk nettleksikon. Retrieved 21 February 2012. 
  3. ^ Svendsen, Trond Olav. "Amandaprisen". In Godal, Anne Marit. Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Norsk nettleksikon. Retrieved 25 February 2012. 
  4. ^ "6th Moscow International Film Festival (1969)". MIFF. Retrieved 2012-12-20.