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THE SUN & THE SERPENT


TRAILER. A documentary road-movie for the Channel 4 strand ‘Short Stories, following an earth energy line from Land’s End in the west to Suffolk in the east. Hamish Miller does the dowsing while Paul Broadhurst drives the car. Produced by Jill Neville and John Davie, Gwynhelek Productions

LARS EKBORG - Ett Porträtt


1 HOUR FILM. Made for Swedish Television the film seeks to paint a portrait of one of Swedens most loved actors who sadly died at young age but generated an astonishing body of work in his career - 50 features, endless radio- and television work - some of which is used to drive the narrative. Produced By Astrid Ohlsen for SVT Dokumentär

MIN FAR  (My Father)


A personal portrait of my father made in 1986. Shot on 16 mm film, this is a transfer from my only remaining copy of the film - a VHS - with (bad) english subtitles. 23 MINUTE FILM

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                                                                      MAKING IT - A SHOT OF GLASS

11 MINUTE FILM. Sofia Bergman, Designer, Johan Andersson and Cecilia Knudsen, glassblowers, in action making magic at Skrufs Glasbruk in 
Sweden on the 4th  of August 2010

MAKING IT - FAKING IT


7 MINUTE FILM. Short film about the use of green-screen in a television drama

300


1 HOUR FILM. Celebrating 300 years of Swedish Church in London, this film is a fly-on-the-wall documentary taking an inside look at a thriving community buzzing with life

PAINTING EURYDICE


4 MINUTE FILM. The poem Eurydice by Sue Hubbard, which was painted over by Network Rail contractors is being replaced after Facebook campaign. This is Jonas’ film about it being done, shot  the weekend 15-16 January, music written by Johan Hugosson.

OUR SCHOOL DAYS


23 MINUTE FILM of parental experiences and wisdom about the importance of education made for my daughter's old secondary school, Highbury Fields.Produced by Nicola Baird with funding from Newlon Fusion/Arsenal Small Grants Regeneration Fund


Spin-off from the film ‘300’. This time it’s the building Ulrika Eleonora in Harcourt Street celebrating an aniversary. Complete with historical background, a quirky tour around the church with the Pastor and the open-house celebration on February 25th

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JULMARKNAD 2011


11 MINUTE FILM. Christmas Fair at the Swedish Church in London - Seven days time-lapsed into 11.30 minutes.

MAKING IT - DELPHINE’S TOP


10 MINUTE FILM. Painter Stephen Chambers completes the painting of Delphine.

Part of what will be a longer film (work in progress)

THE BIG COUNTRY


12 short ‘the-making-of’ documentaries following artist Stephen Chambers over a year while creating the biggest screen print ever for November 2012


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HENRY V


9 MINUTE FILM. Short promotional film for Ed Hall’s Pocket Propeller Theatre production of Henry V by Dominic Clemence (producer/camera) and Jonas Grimas (camera/editor)

MAKING A CHIAROSCURO PRINT


6 MINUTE FILM. Commissioned by the Royal Academy of Art for exhibitions in London and Vienna, the film follows Stephen Chambers making a picture and demonstrates a printing technique made popular in Italy and Germany in the 16th century which allowed artists to print shadows and half-tones

A SHOT OF GREEN


9 MINUTE FILM.  Short documentary in two parts where artist Sofia Bergman paints and produces a vase she designed with glass blowers at Skruf Glasbruk in Sweden in September 2013

A SHOT OF SNOW


12 MINUTE FILM. Short documentary about artist Sofia Bergman designing and producing objects in the Snow Series at Skrufs Galsbruk, Sweden  to be introduced in China.

FORE!


41 MINUTE FILMIntroduction and excerpts from a play based on PG Woodhouse’s Golf Stories by John Fiske for the Kesselofski & Fiske Company and performed at the Regina Theatre in Uppsala, Sweden. Film was commissioned by the City of Uppsala for their ‘Världsklass’ (World class) cultural scheme. (in Swedish!)

Camera: Dominic Clemence, VFX by Judy Lysaght.