Filmpool Nord funds and co-produces short films, documentaries, feature films and TV series. Four to six feature films and some thirty short films and documentaries are co-produced annually by Filmpool Nord. They are known for, among other things, successful films such as “As it is in Heaven”, “The Guy in the Grave Next Door”, and “Let the Right One In” (in Swedish, respectively “Så som i himmelen”, “Grabben i graven bredvid”, “Låt den rätte komma in”). In terms of short films, Filmpool Nord has co-produced films by people such as Patrik Eklund.  His latest film, with the English title “Seeds of the Fall” (“Slitage” in Swedish), won the award for Best Short Film in the International Critics Week at Cannes 2009. In Norrbotten County there are a number of skilful documentary directors such as Gunilla Bresky and Ingela Lekfalk whose films have also been co-produced by Filmpool Nord.

photo: The King of Ping Pong, Bob Film Sweden