Jonas Odell


Jonas Odell
Biography:
Jonas Odell is partner and co-founder of the production company Filmtecknarna. He specializes in making films combining live action and various mixed media animation techniques. He has also scripted, co-scripted and written the music to a number of the studio’s productions. His short film Never Like The First Time! was awarded with the Golden Bear for best short film in the Berlin Film Festival 2006. His short Lies was awarded as Best International Short at the Sundance film festival 2009. The past years Jonas has also been a much sought after director for music videos and his portfolio includes videos for such artists as Erasure, Goldfrapp, U2 and Franz Ferdinand, for which he received an award for breakthrough video of the year at the MTV Music Awards 2004 as well as a Grammy nomination. Jonas also directs a number of television commercials each year.

Filmography:
Never Like The First Time! (2006)
Lies (2008)
Tussilago (2010)
I was a winner (2015)
Family and Friends (2002)
Otto (1997)
Body Parts (1995)
Revolver (1993)
Alice in Plasmaland (1993)
Exit (1989)
Pesce Pesce (1988)
Dawning (1985)
The Man Who Thought With His Hat (1984)