Jonathan Lewald (Sweden b. 1979) I work as a film director and artist in various ways, both directing my own experimental film and collaborations with other filmmakers and artists in narrative fiction, documentary film and art.
The Swedish Film Institute SFI has distributed three of my films internationally (Karyotypes -2015-, Blushing -2013-, Grandmother´s Eye -2011-) with screenings on major int. fesivals as Tribeca film festival, Edinburgh film festival and Oberhausen film festival. Filmform has distributed "Blushing" and "Grandmother´s Eye" with screenings in both national and international venues such as The Modern Museum in Stockholm and Rotterdam int. Film Festival. Folkets Bio has screened three of my films in their short film program.
I´ve worked as a composer creating music for Martina Carlstedts film "Living room" (Alla bara längtar) shown on SVT 2016. On my film Karyotypes i collaborated with the director and composer Michel Wenzer, who composed the sound track. In 2016 I shot and co-directed the film "Dry Land" in Iran with Farima Piroozpay. Earlier collabortions include work with artist Miriam Bäckström, Donatella Bernardi and Martin Christensen