Thomas A. Østbye
(Norway)

Thomas A. Østbye is a distinctive voice among Norwegian directors. He’s known to combine artistic reflections on the documentary genre with contemporary political dilemmas. He made his mark with formally challenging documentaries like Imagining Emanuel, HUMAN, and In your dreams, which received a dozen art and film awards, bought by the Arts Council Norway, and screened at venues ranging from the National Broadcasting to the Museum of Modern Art NY. Østbye also makes art installations, photography, interactive film, and runs the production company PlymSerafin.

Films
Filmography
Shaping Up
2004
Drømme kan du gjøre senere / In Your Dreams
2005
6 Forestillinger om frihet / 6 Conceptions of Freedom
2006
Slør / Veil
2007
Human
2009
Imagining Emanuel
2011
Take #2
2012
Out Of Norway
2014
Things
2015

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