SVERRE SORDAL FNF CV

Director of Photography: sverresordal.co.uk

Sverre latest features include A Perfectly Normal Family directed by Malou Reymann and Ilkley, directed by Harry Michell and starring Derek Jacobi and Roger Allam. He shot documentary feature Cries to the Border directed by Matthew Halsall on location in Korea, and his shorts include Gus & Son and County Lines both directed by Henry Blake as well as La La Means I Love You directed by Margarita Milne. Whilst attending the NFTS he also shot BAFTA nominated and BIFA winning short film Slap and the award winning & high-octane Group B, starring Richard Madden, both directed by Nick Rowland.

 

FEATURES

A PERFECTLY NORMAL FAMILY
Prod. Nordisk Film
Dir. Malou Reymann

ILKLEY
Dir. Harry Michell
Prod. Helen Simmons

CRIES CAME TO THE BORDER (Feature Documentary)
Prod. Archers Mark & Agile film
Dir. Matthew Halsall

 

TELEVISION DRAMA

CUFFS (Episode 5 & 6, 2nd Unit)
Prod. Co. Tiger Aspect
Dir. Nick Rowland

 

SHORT FILMS

A PERFECT TURN
Prod. George Telfer, Archie Pearch
Dir. Minha Kim
Winner: Best Cinematography – Film London 2018

COUNTY LINES
Prod: Barton & Blake
Dir. Henry Blake

LA LA MEANS I LOVE YOU
Prod. Tyro Heath, Amna Levi, Lewis Taylor
Dir. Margarita Milne

GUS & SON
Prod: Barton & Blake
Dir. Henry Blake

BRAINWASH
Prod: Legio Lynx
Dir. Minha Kim

TOTAL LOSS
Prod. Femi Oyeniran
Dir. Simon Hatton
Official Selection – London International Short Film Festival 2016

A HORSE CALLED OZ
Prod. Kaushik Bhattacharya
Dir. Paul Young

GROUP B
Dir. Nick Rowland
Winner – RTS Best Postgraduate Drama 
Nominated for Oscars Student Academy Awards 2015
Winner – Best Short Film Cambridge Film Festival 2015
Official Selection – Melbourne International Film Festival 2015
Official Selection – LA Short Fest 2015
Official Selection – Warsaw International Film Festival 2015
Official Selection – Heartland International Film Festival 2015
Official Selection – Leeds International Film Festival 2015
Official Selection – Coastline Film Festival 2015

SKIN
Dir. Phil Sheerin
Official Selection – Raindance Film Festival 2015

SLAP
Dir. Nick Rowland 
Nominated for BAFTA 2015
Winner – “Best Short Film” Edinburgh International Film Festival 2014
Winner – “Best Narrative Short Film” Cinequest Film Festival 2015
Nominated – “Best British Short” British Independent Film Awards 2014
Official Selection – AFI Fest 2014
Official Selection – Palm Springs ShortsFest 2014
Official Selection – Sleepwalkers International Film Festival 2014
Official Selection – London Short Film Festival 2015
Official Selection – Prague Short Film Festival 2015
Official Selection – Nashville Film Festival 2015

SEACHILD
Dir. Minha Kim
Official Selecion: Edinburgh Int’l Film Festival 2016
Winner – CutOut Fest 2015
Winner – Tweet Fest 2015
Special mention – SPARK Animation Festival 2015
Official Selection – Animafest Zagreb
Official Selection – Anima Mundi
Official Selection – AnimaSyros International Animation Festival + Agora 2015
Official Selection – Anim’est International Animation Festival 2015
Official Selection – Buchon International Animation Festival 2015
Official Selection – Indie-AniFest Korea
Official Selection – Rhode Island Film Festival 2015
Official Selection – New Orleans Film Festival 2015
Official Selection – ARS Independent Film Festival 2015
Official Selection – Montreal Film Festival 2015
Official Selection – Raindance Film Festival 2015
Official Selection – Nashville Film Festival 2016
Official Selection – Athens Int’l Film and Video Festival 2016
Official Selection – Fargo Film Festival 2016
Official Selection – HRIFF Film Festival 2016
Official Selection – Japan Media Arts Festival 2016
Official Selection – Premiers Plans 2016
Official Selection – London Short Film Festival 2016
Official Selection – Les Sommets du Cinéma d’Animation 2015
Official Selection – Animated Dreams 2015
Official Selection – Foyle Film Festival 2015
Official Selection – Manchester Animation Festival 2015
Official Selection – ZINEBI International Festival of Documentary and Short Film 2015
Official Selection – AFI Fest 2015
Official Selection – St. Louis International Film Festival 2015

RIPPLES IN THE WATER
Dir. Are R. Teigen 
Official Selection – Norwegian International Film Festival 2013
Official Selection – New Regional Films at Minimalen Festival 2013
Official Selection – Tromsø Childrens Film Festival 2013
Selected for the Norwegian Film Inistitute’s short film program for children

THE ANGRY FARMER
Dir. Ole T-Skomsøy & Are R. Teigen

OLD MAN
Dir. Shady El-Hamus 

THEY ARE WAITING
Dir. Are R. Teigen

BLIGHT
Dir. Kate Walshe & Chris Goodman

THE FINAL STEP
Dir. Agneta Krogtoft Lindgren

GAME OVER
Dir. Steve Warner

NORDTRØNDERN
Dir. Carsten Brønner Johnsen

BARF
Dir. Ole T-Skomsøy

 

COMMERCIALS

AWARDS / NOMINATIONS

Green Party dir Neil Harris – Best Online Advertising (Bronze): Creative Circle Awards 2017 / Best Charity (Bronze): Creative Circle Awards 2017 / Campaign Magazine Pick of the Week (April 2016)

 

SELECTED COMMERCIALS 2015 / 2016 / 2017

GSK Hogarth Bruno Downey
Random Acts Blink Maxim Kelly
AXA Agile Claire Pinegar
Poligrip Hogarth Bruno Downey
Volvo Hogarth Sverre Sordal
Labyrinth Chipperfield Raphael Chipperfield
Wacom Agile David Horsborgh
NASA Agile Orlando Pedretti
Farleys Farleys Sophie Russell

 

MUSIC PROMOS

SELECTED PROMOS 2015 / 2016 / 2017

Palace:It's Over Colonel Blimp Maxim Kelly
Beaty Heart Agile Eoin Glaister
Lil Silva: Deja Vu Agile Matt Halsall
Darkstar: Pin Secure Agile Films Matt Halsall
The Heathen and the Holy Daniel Montanarini
T-Clean: A-GAME Are R. Teigen
Hanna Paulsberg Concept: Potters Lullaby Ole T-Skomsøy
Oskar: Goodbye Are R. Teigen
Akil The Mc: One for the $$ Are R. Teigen
Sigurd Julius: Tynn som løv Ole T-Skomsøy
Sigurd Julius: Gi et lite pip Are R. Teigen
Breath Takers: Here we come Ole T-Skomsøy