Sølve Skagen

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Sølve Skagen
Born (1945-02-17) 17 February 1945 (age 73)
Occupation Film director
Years active 1975-1993

Sølve Skagen (born 17 February 1945) is a Norwegian film director. He was born in Eid, Sogn og Fjordane, and is brother of writer Kaj Skagen. Among his films are Hard asfalt from 1986 and Brun bitter from 1988.[1][2] Hard asfalt was nominated for the 59th Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film and was entered into the 15th Moscow International Film Festival.[3]


  1. ^ Iversen, Gunnar. "Sølve Skagen". In Helle, Knut. Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 22 March 2012. 
  2. ^ Svendsen, Trond Olav. "Sølve Skagen". In Godal, Anne Marit. Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Norsk nettleksikon. Retrieved 22 March 2012. 
  3. ^ "15th Moscow International Film Festival (1987)". MIFF. Retrieved 2013-02-23.