Fresh Film strides into 2018 by announcing the signing of two new performance directors. The international production company has signed two Norwegian directors as they welcome Kenneth Carlsbad and Oma Lisberg to their commercial roster. Both are represented in their home territory through Fante Film and shall now also be represented for the first time in the UK by Fresh Film.
Each director’s work delivers a distinctly Scandinavian style imbued with engaging performances, impeccable casting and highly considered production design.
Kenneth Karlstadis an Oslo based exciting new performance director and screenwriter working mainly in commercials and on self-initiated fictional performance-based projects. Kenneth has a background as a music video director, his work is highly emotive, observational and expressive. He often portrays a subversive edge to his characters with realism at the core. Kenneth’s short film The Hunger won the Film Critics Award at The Norwegian Short Film Festival and is currently being screened at various festivals across Europe. Ever keen to continue developing his love of emotive performance led work Kenneth is currently developing a TV series and feature film.
Oma Lisberg is a young comedy performance director. With a love for casting and the absurd he relishes working closely with acting talent to develop engaging characters. Oma is able to bring an offbeat and somewhat awkward sense of humour and timing to his work, which he combines with carefully considered composition and meticulous production design.