Jimmy Olsson

Jimmy Olsson

Jimmy was born in the south of Sweden in 1980 and moved to Stockholm 2004 where he is based today. He started to work with film in 2002 and have worked in almost every position there is behind the camera. He went to film school for two years in 2004 in Stockholm. He is known for Ceasar ( short) Repressed ( short) and 2nd Class (short) Jimmy usually writes comedy or pretty dark drama, with a little bit of comedy in it. He is a chameleon and is comfortable with either or and he is strong making both genres. He is inspired by well written dialogue and strong realistic performances from actors. Jimmy likes to study and listen to people around him, capture the reality and give it a funny twist. He gets really inspired by filmmakers like Ingmar Bergman, Andrei Tarkovskij, Roy Andersson, Michael Haneke, Fassbinder, Dardenne brothers and many many more. He really likes to work close with people, getting to know them and he really likes to write dialogue. He prefers stories that focus on the human being, her inner self and her relations.

Videos by Jimmy Olsson

ORIFLAME
ORIFLAME
Director: Jimmy Olsson
SUMMER IN GEORGIA
SUMMER IN GEORGIA
Director: Jimmy Olsson
BEST WESTERN KOM HOTEL
BEST WESTERN KOM HOTEL
Director: Jimmy Olsson
CRAMO
CRAMO
Director: Jimmy Olsson
SANTE
SANTE
Director: Jimmy Olsson
STRIKING OUT OPENING SEQUENCE
STRIKING OUT OPENING SEQUENCE
Director: Jimmy Olsson
FOTOGRAFISKA
FOTOGRAFISKA
Director: Jimmy Olsson
PINCOOKIO
PINCOOKIO
Director: Jimmy Olsson
C3 BREAKFAST
C3 BREAKFAST
Director: Jimmy Olsson
REEBOK MEGAFONE
REEBOK MEGAFONE
Director: Jimmy Olsson
CANCER – WALK OF HOPE
CANCER – WALK OF HOPE
Director: Jimmy Olsson