We invited film director Peter Grönlund for a talk with artist Anna Bjerger about her exhibition Blanket for a Sail at the galleri (27.3–1.5 2021). The conversation is in Swedish (27:20 min) and was recorded on March 25, 2021.
Peter Grönlund is an award-winning screenwriter and film director, whose main focus is socio-political themes. Peter’s outstanding characters and his fascinating narratives create worlds that are impossible to abide by. Peter has written and directed numerous award-winning shorts and his first feature film, “Tjuvheder / Drifters” world premiered in the New Director’s Competition Program in San Sebastian 2015. “Tjuvheder / Drifters” became the most critically acclaimed Swedish film of the year, awarded with five Guldbagge Awards (Swedish Academy Award). His latest feature “Goliat / Goliath” premiered in 2018 and won four Guldbagge Awards. Peter also directed the series “Björnstad / Beartown”, based on the best-selling book by Fredrik Backman, which premiered in 2020. Peter is currently writing on his third feature while developing various projects, book adaptations, and original ideas in collaboration with different production companies.
Photo: Felix Berg & Magnus Karlsson
Still images: Nora Bencivenni
Edited by Felix Berg
Thanks to Anna Bjerger & Peter Grönlund
© Galleri Magnus Karlsson 2021