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Bent Hamer

Director, screenwriter and producer of his own films with his company BULBUL FILM, Bent Hamer was born in Sandefjord, Norway. He studied Film theory and Literature at Stockholms Universitet and Stockholms Filmskola. Factotum, Kitchen Stories and Eggs have all won the most prestigious international awards. Bent Hamer's films have been distributed in more than 30 countries and have participated in more than 80 international festivals.

Filmography

Short films
1996 Bare kødd (Just for the hell of it)
1994 Applaus (Applause) - 1 international price
1993 Stein (Stone)
1992 Søndagsmiddag (Sunday dinner)
1992 Happy Hour
1991 Makrellen er Komen (Longitude-Latitude)


Documentaries 
2005 Norge Erobreren (Norway the Conqueror)
1994 Mot til Verdighet (Courage to Dignity)

Feature films
2014 1001 Grams
2010 Home for Christmas (Hjem til jul) 
2007 O’Horten
2005 Factotum -2 prizes at Copenhagen international films festival
2003 Kitchen Stories (Salmer Fra Kjpøkkenet).- 18 internationals prizes & 3 nominations
1998 Water easy reach (En dag til i solen) - 5 internationals prizes
1995 Eggs – 15 internationals prizes