|Written and Directed by||Gunvor Nelson|
|Sound Design||Gunvor Nelson|
Born in Stockholm, Sweden in 1931, she grew up in Kristinehamn and studied art in Sweden and the USA. During her studies she met Robert Nelson whom she married in 1958. In 1965 she made her film debut with Schmeerguntz. She lectured at San Francisco State University and San Francisco Art Institute before, in 1993, returning to Sweden. She has received numerous prizes and grants and her films have screened at MoMA in New York, the Moderna Museet in Stockholm and in many European and North American cinematheques. In 2008 she was awarded an artist’s lifetime income guarantee by the Swedish Arts Grants Committee.
1966 Schmeerguntz; short film 1967 Fog Pumas; short film 1969 My Name is Oona; short film · Kirsa Nicholina; short film 1972 Take Off; short film 1973 Moons Pool; short film 1979 Before Need 1983 Frame Line; short film 1984 Red Shift; short film 1987 Light Years; short film 1988 Field Study #2; short film 1990 Natural Features; short film 1993 Kristina’s Harbour; short film 1994 Before Need Redressed; short film
Bio- & filmography as of Berlinale 2018