Aslaug Holm

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Aslaug Holm is a Norwegian filmmaker and cinematographer. She has made a number of shorts and documentaries and has founded the production company Fenris Film with her husband Tore Buvarp. She was the director and cinematographer of »Rich Country« (2006) for which she won the FIPRESCI prize, cinematographer and editor of »Cool and Crazy« (2001), which was awarded as best European documentary 2001.
Just recently Holm became the first documentary filmmaker to win Norway’s Amanda Award for best directing, for her compelling documentary »Brothers« (2015), which has now played theatrically in Norway for almost six months. In this personal film, shot over a period of five years and recalling Richard Linklater’s »Boyhood«, Holm is documenting her two sons growing up in Oslo. An experienced cinematographer and documentary filmmaker, Holm is now writing fiction.