How to Survive as a Short Film Producer

Saturday 24/9 15:15 – 16:15 Scandic Triangeln

The Nordic countries have a long and strong tradition of making engaging, challenging and successful short films. Looking back through the Nordisk Panorama catalogues, however, it’s unfortunately clear that the struggle to finance this art form has an equally long tradition.

So how do you manage your portfolio and make ends meet when you produce short films? In this seminar three producers of short films share their thoughts, experiences and struggles to survive as short film producers.


Frida Mårtensson
Bente Maalen
Jani Pösö


Jing Haase / The Swedish Film Institute