Jon Øigarden

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A Somewhat Gentle Man (2010)

After serving a 12-year sentence for killing the man that slept with his wife, a man ponders whether he should try and reconcile with his family, or take revenge on those who turned him in.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hans Petter Moland
CAST:  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Bjørn Floberg  •  Gard B. Eidsvold  •  Jorunn Kjellsby

After serving a 12-year sentence for killing the man that slept with his wife, a man ponders whether he should try and reconcile with his family, or take revenge on those who turned him in.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hans Petter Moland
CAST:  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Bjørn Floberg  •  Gard B. Eidsvold  •  Jorunn Kjellsby

Comrade Pedersen (2006)

A drama focused on Norwegian society in the 1970s, an era politically influenced by Marxism and Leninism.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hans Petter Moland
CAST:  Kristoffer Joner  •  Ane Dahl Torp  •  Jan Gunnar Røise  •  Stig Henrik Hoff

A drama focused on Norwegian society in the 1970s, an era politically influenced by Marxism and Leninism.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hans Petter Moland
CAST:  Kristoffer Joner  •  Ane Dahl Torp  •  Jan Gunnar Røise  •  Stig Henrik Hoff

Rafiki (2009)

Three friends - Julie, Mette and Naisha - are enjoying the first snow in the village. They have snowball fights with the boys and look forward to Christmas. One day Naisha suddenly disappears. With a secret address written in invisible ink as their only clue, they ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christian Lo
CAST:  Live Marie Runde  •  Regine Stokkevåg Eide  •  Ado Johanna Girirpio  •  Ane Dahl Torp

Three friends - Julie, Mette and Naisha - are enjoying the first snow in the village. They have snowball fights with the boys and look forward to Christmas. One day Naisha suddenly disappears. With a secret address written in invisible ink as their only clue, they ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christian Lo
CAST:  Live Marie Runde  •  Regine Stokkevåg Eide  •  Ado Johanna Girirpio  •  Ane Dahl Torp

Get Ready to Be Boyzvoiced (2000)

Mockumentary which follows an up-and-coming three-man boyband which suffers a Milli Vanilli inspired media storm just before the release of their first album. Their only hope is to get their act together before the HitAwards Norwegian music awards show.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Henrik Elvestad  •  Espen Eckbo  •  Mathis Fürst
CAST:  Espen Eckbo  •  Øyvind Thoen  •  Kaare Daniel Steen  •  Linn Skåber

Mockumentary which follows an up-and-coming three-man boyband which suffers a Milli Vanilli inspired media storm just before the release of their first album. Their only hope is to get their act together before the HitAwards Norwegian music awards show.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Henrik Elvestad  •  Espen Eckbo  •  Mathis Fürst
CAST:  Espen Eckbo  •  Øyvind Thoen  •  Kaare Daniel Steen  •  Linn Skåber

Kurt Turns Evil (2009)

One day Kurt discovers that society basically does not respect forklift operators very much. His wife is an ambitious architect. His neighbor is a medical doctor. Not even Kurt's own kids seem to be very happy about their father's occupation. Even if Kurt is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rasmus A. Sivertsen
CAST:  Atle Antonsen  •  Kristin Skogheim  •  Aksel Hennie  •  Anders Bye

One day Kurt discovers that society basically does not respect forklift operators very much. His wife is an ambitious architect. His neighbor is a medical doctor. Not even Kurt's own kids seem to be very happy about their father's occupation. Even if Kurt is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rasmus A. Sivertsen
CAST:  Atle Antonsen  •  Kristin Skogheim  •  Aksel Hennie  •  Anders Bye

People in the Sun (2011)

Two couples decide to spend their Midsummer holiday together and make it an evening to remember — a traditional summer comedy, except for the fact that it's the end of the world.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Per-Olav Sørensen
CAST:  Ingar Helge Gimle  •  Kjersti Holmen  •  Ane Dahl Torp  •  Jon Øigarden

Two couples decide to spend their Midsummer holiday together and make it an evening to remember — a traditional summer comedy, except for the fact that it's the end of the world.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Per-Olav Sørensen
CAST:  Ingar Helge Gimle  •  Kjersti Holmen  •  Ane Dahl Torp  •  Jon Øigarden

In Order of Disappearance (2014)

Upstanding community leader Nils has just won an award for "Citizen of the Year" when he learns the news that his son has died of a heroin overdose. Suspecting foul play, Nils begins to investigate, and soon finds himself at the center of an escalating underworld ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hans Petter Moland
CAST:  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Bruno Ganz  •  Kristofer Hivju  •  Jakob Oftebro

Upstanding community leader Nils has just won an award for "Citizen of the Year" when he learns the news that his son has died of a heroin overdose. Suspecting foul play, Nils begins to investigate, and soon finds himself at the center of an escalating underworld ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hans Petter Moland
CAST:  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Bruno Ganz  •  Kristofer Hivju  •  Jakob Oftebro

Fuck Up (2012)

Jack is pleased with himself for the first time in years. He has decided to stop fucking anything with a pulse and also to cut back on his eager and enthusiastic drug use. Then his best friend crashes into a moose in the middle of the night on the Swedish border. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Øystein Karlsen
CAST:  Atle Antonsen  •  Jon Øigarden  •  Iben Hjejle  •  Anders Baasmo Christiansen

Jack is pleased with himself for the first time in years. He has decided to stop fucking anything with a pulse and also to cut back on his eager and enthusiastic drug use. Then his best friend crashes into a moose in the middle of the night on the Swedish border. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Øystein Karlsen
CAST:  Atle Antonsen  •  Jon Øigarden  •  Iben Hjejle  •  Anders Baasmo Christiansen

Curling King (2011)

Once a great curling star, Truls Paulsen is diagnosed with obsessive-compulsive disorder and banned from competition. But when he learns that his old friend and coach Gordon is on his deathbed, Truls, heavily-medicated decides to compete again, in the hopes of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ole Endresen
CAST:  Atle Antonsen  •  Linn Skåber  •  Ane Dahl Torp  •  Harald Eia

Once a great curling star, Truls Paulsen is diagnosed with obsessive-compulsive disorder and banned from competition. But when he learns that his old friend and coach Gordon is on his deathbed, Truls, heavily-medicated decides to compete again, in the hopes of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ole Endresen
CAST:  Atle Antonsen  •  Linn Skåber  •  Ane Dahl Torp  •  Harald Eia

The ABCs of Death (2013)

An ambitious anthology film featuring segments directed by over two dozen of the world's leading talents in contemporary genre film. Inspired by children's educational ABC books, the film comprises 26 individual chapters, each helmed by a different director ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ti West  •  Adrián García Bogliano  •  Timo Tjahjanto  •  Adam Wingard  •  Noboru Iguchi  •  Hélène Cattet  •  Bruno Forzani  •  Ben Wheatley  •  Jason Eisener  •  Yudai Yamaguchi  •  Andrew Traucki  •  Nacho Vigalondo  •  Xavier Gens  •  Jorge Michel Grau  •  Ernesto Díaz Espinoza  •  Lee Hardcastle  •  Angela Bettis  •  Thomas Cappelen Malling  •  Yoshihiro Nishimura  •  Banjong Pisanthanakun  •  Simon Rumley  •  Marcel Sarmiento  •  Jon Schnepp  •  Srđan Spasojević  •  Jake West  •  Kaare Andrews  •  Anders Morgenthaler
CAST:  Ingrid Bolsø Berdal  •  Erik Audé  •  Iván González  •  Kyra Zagorsky

An ambitious anthology film featuring segments directed by over two dozen of the world's leading talents in contemporary genre film. Inspired by children's educational ABC books, the film comprises 26 individual chapters, each helmed by a different director ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ti West  •  Adrián García Bogliano  •  Timo Tjahjanto  •  Adam Wingard  •  Noboru Iguchi  •  Hélène Cattet  •  Bruno Forzani  •  Ben Wheatley  •  Jason Eisener  •  Yudai Yamaguchi  •  Andrew Traucki  •  Nacho Vigalondo  •  Xavier Gens  •  Jorge Michel Grau  •  Ernesto Díaz Espinoza  •  Lee Hardcastle  •  Angela Bettis  •  Thomas Cappelen Malling  •  Yoshihiro Nishimura  •  Banjong Pisanthanakun  •  Simon Rumley  •  Marcel Sarmiento  •  Jon Schnepp  •  Srđan Spasojević  •  Jake West  •  Kaare Andrews  •  Anders Morgenthaler
CAST:  Ingrid Bolsø Berdal  •  Erik Audé  •  Iván González  •  Kyra Zagorsky

En helt vanlig dag på jobben (2010)

A young man dreams of becoming a journalist, in order to write stories which may change the world. This does not turn out as planned, and instead he ends up as a reporter for the celebrity magazine Se og Hør. We are observing a man who gradually loses all ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Terje Rangnes
CAST:  Kristin Eidså  •  Mikkel Gaup  •  Ingar Helge Gimle  •  Sindre-Benedict Henriksen

A young man dreams of becoming a journalist, in order to write stories which may change the world. This does not turn out as planned, and instead he ends up as a reporter for the celebrity magazine Se og Hør. We are observing a man who gradually loses all ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Terje Rangnes
CAST:  Kristin Eidså  •  Mikkel Gaup  •  Ingar Helge Gimle  •  Sindre-Benedict Henriksen

The Birdcatcher (2019)

Norway, 1942, during World War II. After being separated from her family, Esther, a young Jewish girl from Trondheim, arrives at an isolated farm where she must assume a new identity in order to survive the Nazi persecution.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ross Clarke
CAST:  August Diehl  •  Sarah-Sofie Boussnina  •  Laura Birn  •  Anders Baasmo Christiansen

Norway, 1942, during World War II. After being separated from her family, Esther, a young Jewish girl from Trondheim, arrives at an isolated farm where she must assume a new identity in order to survive the Nazi persecution.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ross Clarke
CAST:  August Diehl  •  Sarah-Sofie Boussnina  •  Laura Birn  •  Anders Baasmo Christiansen

37½ (2005)

A woman, Selma, almost 40 years old, figures that she has not achieved what she wanted in life and wonders "what now?"  (more)

DIRECTION:  Vibeke Idsøe
CAST:  Marit Andreassen  •  Anders Baasmo Christiansen  •  Kåre Conradi  •  Pia Tjelta

A woman, Selma, almost 40 years old, figures that she has not achieved what she wanted in life and wonders "what now?"  (more)

DIRECTION:  Vibeke Idsøe
CAST:  Marit Andreassen  •  Anders Baasmo Christiansen  •  Kåre Conradi  •  Pia Tjelta

Bloody Angels (1998)

A few months after a girl with developmental disabilities is murdered in the remote village Høtten, the two young men who most townsfolk think killed her go missing. A police detective is sent to investigate and finds this very challenging.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Karin Julsrud
CAST:  Reidar Sørensen  •  Jon Øigarden  •  Gaute Skjegstad  •  Trond Høvik

A few months after a girl with developmental disabilities is murdered in the remote village Høtten, the two young men who most townsfolk think killed her go missing. A police detective is sent to investigate and finds this very challenging.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Karin Julsrud
CAST:  Reidar Sørensen  •  Jon Øigarden  •  Gaute Skjegstad  •  Trond Høvik

Norwegian Ninja (2010)

Norwegian Ninja is the true story of how Commander Arne Treholt and his Ninja Force saved Norway during the Cold War. In 1983 the Ninja Force discovers that the sinister NATO force Stay Behind, who take charge in times of war and emergency, are planning a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thomas Cappelen Malling
CAST:  Mads Ousdal  •  Jon Øigarden  •  Trond-Viggo Torgersen  •  Linn Stokke

Norwegian Ninja is the true story of how Commander Arne Treholt and his Ninja Force saved Norway during the Cold War. In 1983 the Ninja Force discovers that the sinister NATO force Stay Behind, who take charge in times of war and emergency, are planning a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thomas Cappelen Malling
CAST:  Mads Ousdal  •  Jon Øigarden  •  Trond-Viggo Torgersen  •  Linn Stokke

Detector (2000)

Daniel Jul is a 28 year old psychiatrist, still living with his mom. He and his friend Ronny have one thing in common, they like searching for metallic objects in the ground. One day they find a jewel with the name "Janne" imprinted. This is the beginning of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pål Jackman
CAST:  Mads Ousdal  •  Harald Eia  •  Allan Svensson  •  Kristoffer Joner

Daniel Jul is a 28 year old psychiatrist, still living with his mom. He and his friend Ronny have one thing in common, they like searching for metallic objects in the ground. One day they find a jewel with the name "Janne" imprinted. This is the beginning of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pål Jackman
CAST:  Mads Ousdal  •  Harald Eia  •  Allan Svensson  •  Kristoffer Joner

Lords of Chaos (2018)

A teenager's quest to launch Norwegian Black Metal in Oslo in the 1990s results in a very violent outcome.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jonas Åkerlund
CAST:  Rory Culkin  •  Emory Cohen  •  Jack Kilmer  •  Sky Ferreira

A teenager's quest to launch Norwegian Black Metal in Oslo in the 1990s results in a very violent outcome.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jonas Åkerlund
CAST:  Rory Culkin  •  Emory Cohen  •  Jack Kilmer  •  Sky Ferreira

Varg Veum - At Night All Wolves Are Grey (2011)

Varg Veum investigates a case where his good friend Even, a highly decorated ex-army officer, is falsely accused of bombing Armakon, a weapons storage facility.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alexander Eik
CAST:  Trond Espen Seim  •  Bjørn Floberg  •  Lene Nystrøm  •  Ane Dahl Torp

Varg Veum investigates a case where his good friend Even, a highly decorated ex-army officer, is falsely accused of bombing Armakon, a weapons storage facility.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alexander Eik
CAST:  Trond Espen Seim  •  Bjørn Floberg  •  Lene Nystrøm  •  Ane Dahl Torp

The Wendy Effect (2015)

In the shadows of the outskirts of Oslo, every criminal has their place until the economical meltdown. The luxury prostitute Wendy might have the key to the problem, or at least to the heart of the bank, the criminals and even the police.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ole Endresen
CAST:  Linn Skåber  •  Morten Ramm  •  Christian Skolmen  •  Jon Øigarden

In the shadows of the outskirts of Oslo, every criminal has their place until the economical meltdown. The luxury prostitute Wendy might have the key to the problem, or at least to the heart of the bank, the criminals and even the police.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ole Endresen
CAST:  Linn Skåber  •  Morten Ramm  •  Christian Skolmen  •  Jon Øigarden

Captain Sabertooth and the Treasure of Lama Rama (2014)

The orphan boy Pinky follows the Captain on an exciting and dangerous journey across the big oceans to the kingdom of Lama Rama, hunting for a treasure and the answer to who is Pinky's father.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lisa Marie Gamlem  •  John Andreas Andersen
CAST:  Tuva Novotny  •  Anders Baasmo Christiansen  •  Fridtjov Såheim  •  Odd-Magnus Williamson

The orphan boy Pinky follows the Captain on an exciting and dangerous journey across the big oceans to the kingdom of Lama Rama, hunting for a treasure and the answer to who is Pinky's father.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lisa Marie Gamlem  •  John Andreas Andersen
CAST:  Tuva Novotny  •  Anders Baasmo Christiansen  •  Fridtjov Såheim  •  Odd-Magnus Williamson
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