Yrjö Norta

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Yrjö Norta
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Born (1904-03-18)18 March 1904
Turku, Finland
Died 11 November 1988(1988-11-11) (aged 84)
Turku
Occupation Film director

Yrjö Norta (originally Nyberg, 18 March 1904 – 11 November 1988) was a Finnish film director, screenwriter, editor, cinematographer and sound editor. Occasionally he used the pseudonyms Georg Nyberg and Ilmari Waltamaa.[1] He was also the production manager and one of the founders of the film production company Fenno-Filmi.[2]

Selected filmography as a director[edit]

  • Pohjalaisia (1936)
  • Lapatossu (1937)
  • Kuin uni ja varjo (1937)
  • Tulitikkuja lainaamassa (1938)
  • Olenko minä tullut haaremiin (1938)
  • Yövartija vain... (1940)
  • Runon kuningas ja muuttolintu (1940)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "ELONET – Yrjö Norta". KAVA. Retrieved 30 January 2013. 
  2. ^ Uusitalo, Kari. "Norta, Yrjö (1904–1988) | Biografiakeskus, Suomalaisen Kirjallisuuden Seura". Biografiakeskus, Suomalaisen Kirjallisuuden Seura. Retrieved 30 January 2013. 

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