Göran Hugo Olsson

Göran Hugo Olsson is a filmdirector and producer. Born 1965 in Lund, Sweden. Göran Hugo Olsson was educated at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Stockholm and is one of Sweden’s leading filmmakers internationally. His first cinema release Fuck You, Fuck You Very Much (1998) is a Swedish classic. He was editor and co-founder of the short documentary television program Ikon (SVT). The feature documentary The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975 (2011) became a huge hit in festivals, theatres and TV broadcasts worldwide, garnering numerous awards. It was followed by Concerning Violence (2014), narrated by Ms Lauryn Hill, which premiered at Sundance and the Berlinale to critical acclaim, and went on to be sold in 27 countries. He codirected Fonko (2016) and then That Summer (2017) which both were screened at festivals and television worldwide. He is one of the funders of the production company Story.

Related films

That Summer
A film by Göran Hugo Olsson
A film by Sophie Vuković
A film by Lamin Daniel Jadama, Göran Olsson & Lars Lovén
Concerning Violence
A film by Göran Hugo Olsson
The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975
A film by Göran Hugo Olsson
A film about Olle Ljungström
A film by Jacob Frössén
Swedish Fashion – Exploring a New Identity
A touring exhibition produced by the Swedish Institute
Facing Genocide – Khieu Samphan and Pol Pot
A film by David Aronowitsch and Staffan Lindberg
Am I Black Enough For You with HRH Billy Paul
A film by Göran Hugo Olsson
Dirty Diaries
A production by Mia Engberg
Henric de la Cour
A feature film by Jacob Frössén
Sara-Vide Ericson
A feature film by by Jacob Frössén
Fuck You, Fuck You Very Much
A film by Göran Hugo Olsson
I Like it Like it Was
A film by Farnaz Arbabi and Parasto Backman
Ikon South Africa
A platform for the creative documentary
Wanted to be friends
A film by Marika Heidebäck
Unplay/Play Girl
A film by Joanna Rytel
00-Baby Boom Child
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