Board & Advisory Groups

NP’s Board consists of five national Board Members, all currently active in the short film and/or documentary sector in their respective countries.

The national Board Members are elected for a term of four years (with a possible one year prolongation) by the national Advisory Groups representing the national associations of independent filmmakers and producers.

Board

Dag Hoel (Chairman), producer, Norway
Liisa Juntunen (Vice Chairman), napafilms ltd, Finland
Helle Faber, made in copenhagen, Denmark
David Herdies, Momento Film, Sweden
Anna Þóra Steinþórsdóttir, Klipp ehf., Iceland

National Advisory Groups

Denmark

Helle Faber, made in copenhagen / Danish Producers’ Association (Board Member)
Mette-Ann Schepelern, The Association of Danish Film Directors (Deputy Board Member)
Peter Utzon, Film- and TV-workers association (FAF)
Stefan Frost, Radiator Film
Marie Schmidt Olesen, Danish Film Institute (Observer)
Alexander Lind, director
Jesper Jack, House of Real / Danish Producers Association

Finland

Liisa Juntunen, napafilms ltd (Vice Chairman)
Antti Haase, filmmaker (Deputy Board Member)
Elina Pohjola, Pohjola-filmi Oy
Otto Suuronen, Finnish Film Institute
Sanna Kultanen
Joni Männistö

Iceland

Anna Þóra Steinþórsdóttir, Klipp ehf. (Board Member)
Hrafnhildur Gunnarsdóttir, Krumma Films (Deputy Board Member)
Brynja Dögg Friðriksdóttir, Director
Helga Rakel Rafnsdóttir, Skarkali
Herbert Sveinbjörnsson, Director
Christof Wehmeier, Icenlandic Film Centre (Observer)

Norway

Dag Hoel, producer (Chairman)
Ingvil Giske, Medieoperatørene AS, Norske Produsentforeningen (Deputy Board Member)
Toril Simonsen, Norwegian Film Institute (Observer)
Frank Mosvold, producer
Stine Tveten, Vestnorsk Filmsenter
Kari Anne Moe, director & producer
Sverre Pedersen, Norsk Filmforbund

Sweden

David Herdies, Momento Film (Board Member)
Kerstin Übelacker, Independent Filmmakers’ Organisation (OFF) (Deputy Board Member)
Elsa Coinby, Filmcentrum
Theo Tsappos, Swedish Film Institute (Observer)
Sara Rüster, Swedish Film Institute (Observer)
Håkan Bjerking, SFR

NP Steering Committee

Dag Hoel, NP Board
Elisabeth Lundgren, Malmö stad
Ralf Ivarsson, Film i Skåne