Hanna Sköld – Writer/Director
Hanna Sköld is the writer and director of the movie “Granny’s Dancing on the Table,” and the lead writer of the story for the game “Below”. Hanna is known for her unconventional way to produce and distribute her first feature ”Nasty Old People”, which had its premiere at the end of 2009 on the front page of The Pirate Bay. The movie was spread online in 113 countries, has been translated into 17 different languages by the audience, and has forever inspired Hanna to see the audience as something much more than someone sitting in front of the TV or at the silver screen. In September 2009 “Nasty Old People” was screened on Swedish television.
Helene Granqvist – Producer
Helene is CEO and founder of the filmproduction company Good World AB, has 30 years experience from the business and has produced shorts, features and documentary films.She is devoted and engaged in developing talents, social innovation, sustainable development and in developing alternative economies. As a producer she always seeks the true motivational forces; the spirit and the joy.
Valeria Richter – transmedia producer Denmark
Valeria has been studying and working with film and media since 1988. She is an internationally well-known script editor, head of studies at Torino FilmLab. For the past 7 years she has focused on international script/story development, production and new media storytelling through her one-woman company, Pebble.
Karin Ryding – Game Producer
Karin started her career as a web programmer and Technical project leader in Malmö 1999. She later went on to study Game Development between 2002 and 2005 at Gotland University. During her years at Gotland Karin became the co-initiator of SuperMarit, an EU-funded project about women and games, and she led workshops in Digital Storytelling on Gotland and in Zanzibar. From 2006 she have been working in Ozma as Game designer, Creative director and Technical project leader.
Bobbi Augustine Sand – Head Game Designer
Bobbi studied Interaction Design at Malmö University between 2003-2005 and Media Production at Högskolan in Kalmar 1998-2000. She worked in the ITC industry as a Web Producer at the e-learning company Comenius AB, and as a Content Manager at BoVision AB. She studied Graphic Design and Illustration at Berghs School of Communication and did freelance work as an illustrator between 1998-2005. In 2006 she started the company Ozma Speldesign together with Karin Ryding.
Richard Topgaard – New media strategist
Richard is new media strategist at MEDEA and a lecturer at the School of Arts and Communication, Malmö University. He has a bachelor degree in media and communication studies and is primarily concerned with collaborative media production practices.
Erling Björgvisson – Professor in interaction design
Erling is an associate professor in interaction design at the School of Arts and Communication, Malmö University, and holds a post doc fellowship within the research center MEDEA.
Åsa Lieberath – Art Director
Åsa has been responsible for the set design at a large number of theater productions such as Virgina Woolf by Edward Albee at Riks Teatern in Stockholm and Strömming på Catteline by Lucas Svensson at Dramaten in Stockholm.
Ita Zbroniec-Zajt – Cinematographer
Ita has been educated at the Polish National School of Film, Theatre and Television in Lodz. She has won several awards at international film festivals for Close, Birthday, and Love me, among others. Birthday was also screened a great number of International festivals, among others at Sundance film festival, Seattle international film festival, Festival Tous Courts, Aix-en-Provence, France.
Daniel Svensson – Claymation artist
Daniel is a stop motion animation artist who does model making, set building & character sculpting, decorative painting, sculpting, scriptwriting and maskmaking.
Kajsa Gillberg / DETTA– Graphic Designer
Kajsa works with motion graphics, graphic design and illustration. She design concepts, visual effects and animations for Swedish television, the film industry and the web.
Steffi Degiorgio - Game Graphic Designer
Steffi is the Lead Artist for the game. She is originally from Malta, but has studied and is based in Copenhagen. She has worked on 8 published computer games over the last two years.
David Gülich - Sound Designer
David has been responsible for the sound design of a large number of productions the last years. He has done the sound design to several TV-productions, websites and commercials.
Giorgio Giampà – Composer
Giorgio is educated at the Conservatory “Santa Cecilia” of Roma, Italy. He composed the music for Ragazze la vita trema which was screened at Venice Film Festival 2009, and he won best soundtrack for the same movie at Sulmona Film Festival.
The project has got economical support from SFI, Film i Skåne, New Danish Screen, MEDIA Development, Kulturbryggan, Region Skåne, Nordic Game and Kulturkontakt Nord.