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Joachim Trier

Joachim Trier is a Norwegian director and writer, born in Copenhagen, Denmark in 1974. Trier is son of Jacob Trier, which was the sound technician of Norway's most popular film ever The Pinchcliffe Grand Prix (1975), and grandson of the important Norwegian filmmaker Erik Løchen. His mother was a short filmmaker, too, and he is related to the ... See full bio »
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 2006 Reprise
 2002 Procter (Short)
 2001 Still (Short)
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 2015 Louder Than Bombs (screenplay)
 2006 Reprise
 2002 Procter (Short)
 2001 Still (Short)
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 2011 Oslo, August 31st (performer: "Sha'kke Ha Gult Stivna Vatten") / (writer: "Sha'kke Ha Gult Stivna Vatten")
 2006 Reprise (lyrics: "Fingerpult av Gerhadsen")
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 2015 Louder Than Bombs (executive producer)
 2014/II Blind (associate producer)
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 2013/II Southwest (Short) (special thanks)
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 2014-2015 Cinema 3 (TV Series)
- Episode dated 30 May 2015 (2015) ... Himself
- Episode dated 16 January 2014 (2014) ... Himself
 2014-2015 Días de cine (TV Series)
- Episode dated 21 May 2015 (2015) ... Himself
- Episode dated 16 January 2014 (2014) ... Himself
 2014 Festival Road Trip (TV Series documentary)
Cannes Short Film Jury Member 2014
- 67th Cannes Film Festival (2014) ... Cannes Short Film Jury Member 2014

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I went to the National Film and Television School in London, we called it "National Social Realist Film and TV School". Stephen Frears was a teacher there and Mike Leigh, people that I now admire tremendously for their skills in drama, but at the time I was really into Michelangelo Antonioni, Alain Resnais and Brian De Palma. I wanted montage and the break of the image and the form to be really ... See more »


His father Jacob Trier was a jazz musician who also worked as a sound technician on hit films such as The Pinchcliffe Grand Prix (1975), while his grandfather, Erik Løchen, was a filmmaker whose debut picture The Chasers (1959) was selected for the Official Competition in Cannes 1960. See more »

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