Björn Runge in 2013.
Björn Lennart Runge
26 June 1961
Björn Lennart Runge (born 21 June 1961) is a Swedish director and author. He was nominated for The Nordic Council Film Prize in 2006 for "Mun mot mun".
Runge was born in
Lysekil. He has worked in film since he was 20, and has worked with Roy Andersson, amongst others. He graduated from the Dramatiska Institutet in Stockholm in 1989.
In 1991, he worked on the prizewinning short film "Greger Olsson kjøper en bil", and in 1993, he won an
Guldbagge Award for the best directing and script for the film " Om jäg vänder mig om". The film also won a Blue Angel at the Berlin Film Festival in the same year.
In 2006, he was nominated for The Nordic Council Film Prize for
Mun mot mun with the producer Clas Gunnarson. The film deals with a family in crisis when their daughter, Vera, comes home with Morgan, an old criminal. Her father, Mats, fights desperately to win his daughter back.
Runge has directed a number of short films and TV productions.
Filmography [ edit ]
Festen, co-directed Lena Koppel 1984
Steward Gustafssons julafton 1985
Brasiliens röda kaffebär 1986
Intill den nya världens kust 1987
Vart skall jag fly för ditt ansikte, co-director Jimmy Karlsson 1989
Greger Olssons köper en bil 1990
Ögonblickets barn 1991
En dag på stranden 1994
Sverige in Memorian, co-director Lena Dahlberg 1994
Harry & Sonja 1996
Anderssons älskarinna (TV series) 2001
Om jag vänder mig om 2003
2005 Mun mot mun
Happy End 2011
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