Knut Bohwim

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Knut Bohwim (born 12 March 1931) is a leading Norwegian film director. He co-founded the company Teamfilm A/S in 1962. His debut as film director was Operasjon Sjøsprøyt from 1964. He directed the war drama Det største spillet from 1967, about the double agent Gunvald Tomstad. He directed twelve films of the Olsen Gang series, the largest commercial success in Norwegian film history.[1][2] Bohwim was awarded the Amanda Honorary Award in 1997, shared with Aud Schønemann.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Svendsen, Trond Olav. "Knut Bohwim". In Helle, Knut. Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 1 April 2010. 
  2. ^ Svendsen, Trond Olav. "Knut Bohwim". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 1 April 2010. 
  3. ^ "Amanda-vinnere 1985-2006" (PDF) (in Norwegian). Filmweb.no. Archived from the original (PDF) on 20 September 2008. Retrieved 1 April 2010.