Sanna Lenken

Sanna Lenken


What triggers me most are stories that move me, humor combined with density and darkness. That's what I always try to achieve, and that is probably the hardest thing.    


Born in Gothenburg, Sweden in 1978, she studied directing at the Dramatiska Institutet in Stockholm between 2005 and 2008 and took a masters in screenwriting there. Her short films have won multiple awards at international festivals. She has directed two seasons of the youth series DUBBELLIV for Swedish television. She has participated in Berlinale Talents and her short film ÄTA LUNCH screened in Generation 14plus in 2013.

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