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BIO

Torfinnur Jákupsson is a Faroese writer and executive producer with a solid background in journalism, film, television, music and the online environment. Over the past decade, Torfinnur has refined his skills in a wide range of industry roles, spanning features, shorts, documentaries, music videos, TV and web series. A preference for distinctive genre-blending stories informs Torfinnur’s creative approach. Recent projects have featured across numerous international television networks and film festivals, winning several awards and nominations. Current projects include 8-part crime drama serial “TROM,” a new political drama series, as well as his first feature film "LÝ," a 'fermented' Faroese take on the western.

 

FILMOGRAPHY

2015 - present (selected works)

Writer:
LÝ (announced) / Feature film
TROM (in development) / TV series
Enter The Kitchen (in development) / TV & web series
ORKA: The Road To Rennes (2015) / Feature documentary


Co-writer:

Brother Troll (2019) / Short film

The Figurative Painter (2017) / Short film

Director:
 (announced) / Feature film
ORKA: The Road To Rennes (2015) / Feature documentary

Producer:
ORKA: The Road To Rennes (2015) / Feature documentary

Executive Producer:
TROM (in development) / TV series
Offline (2017) / Short film

Sales:
TROM (pre-sale) / TV series
The Ocean (2018) / Documentary series

Editing:
Omman (2018) / Short film
All The Best People Are Mad (2016) / Short documentary
ORKA: The Road To Rennes (2015) / Feature documentary

Sound design:
Town of Strangers (2018) / Feature documentary
Omman (2018) / Short film
The Figurative Painter (2017) / Short film
All The Best People Are Mad (2016) / Short documentary
Our Right To Choose (2016) / Short documentary 
M'athair (2016) / Short documentary
ORKA: The Road To Rennes (2015) / Feature documentary

Color grading:
All The Best People Are Mad (2016) / Short documentary
Our Right To Choose (2016) / Short documentary 
M'athair (2016) / Short documentary
ORKA: The Road To Rennes (2015) / Feature documentary

Soundtrack:
Without Hope (2017) / Short film
ORKA: The Road To Rennes (2015) / Feature documentary

Subtitling:
The Ocean (2018) / Documentary series
Dreams By The Sea (2017) / Feature film
ORKA: The Road To Rennes (2015) / Feature documentary

Special thanks:
Dalur (2016) / Short film

Uncredited script reading, translation, editing, consulting:

Harpiks (2019) / Feature film

Materia Prima (in development) / Feature film

Amerika (in development) / Feature film

Ode To Joy (in development) / Feature film

A Bit About How We Love (in development) / Feature film