43:e festivalen 24 jan - 3 feb, 2020

Screenwriter, State of Happiness

Mette M Bølstad


Screenwriter Mette M. Bølstad has written some of the most successful TV dramas in Norwegian history, such as The Half Brother (8×45 minutes, NRK 2013), and Prix Europa Drama Award winner Nobel (10×45 minutes, NRK 2016). Bølstad also received the Nordic Prize for TV Drama Script for Nobel at the Gøteborg Film Festival in 2017, as well as the award for best screenplay for State of Happiness at CANNESERIES in April 2018. She graduated from Central School of Speech and Drama, New Writing in London, and has also written several plays and feature films, among them the upcoming feature Sonja – The White Swan (2018).

Get our newsletter

We will never share your email address and you can opt out at any time, we promise

Thank you!
Something went wrong, please check that you provided a working e-mail address.