johannes

Johannes Palmroos, CEO and producer at Palmroos Produktion, founded in 2014, was previously a programmer at Stockholm International Film Festival, Jules Verne Adventure Film Festival Paris, French Film Festival Stockholm, as well as founder of Seoul-Stockholm Korean Film Festival in 2007. Palmroos was also selected a jury member of VILNIUS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2017, La Semaine de la Critique de Festival de Cannes 2013, Haapsalu Horror and Fantasy Film Festival 2013, and Chairman of the jury in Kiev International Short Film Festival 2012.
VOTING COMMITTEE MEMBER OF AIFA 2017 (AMERICAN INDEPENDENT FILM AWARDS).

Palmroos Produktion is now producing feature films, shorts and documentaries with focus on international co-productions with Nordic, Asian, German and French partners who share the vision to produce transgressive cinema and audiovisual experiences for a global audience.

Since 2014 Palmroos Produktion has produced an array of visually arresting  commercials, short films and music videos for artists such as Songs of Sam, Mad Fresh, Dead Vibrations and a continous collaboration with the duo Mount Liberation Unlimited which will pivot in autumn of 2018.

Major projects include the  film series “In the Anticipation of the unexpected”, in collaboration with Sundance award-winning director Matthew Lessner, screening in year-based installments at galleries such as Nevven (Gothenburg) and Blum & Poe (LA)  but also at selected screenings in Shanghai, Amsterdam and New York among others .  “In the Anticipation of the unexpected: PHASE 4” was shot in Prague in april 2018 and will be released spring 2019.

Another major production includes the prison feature documentary “Kobbar”, in collaboration with Chinese director Zhou Yan. We also did the  project “Hearbeats”  which is a 3 part music documentary filmed in 360 that will premiered in the app Viareal late 2017.

Commercial projects includes campaigns with Megapixel for the Child Diabetes Foundation, a collaboration with the  agency Ocean Observations on an audiovisual presentation of their work on improving communication within social services and other international productions collaborating with companies such as Sid Lee, WSP and Cinelande.

In 2018 we continue to work with clients and artists, launching a new documentary series in 360 on electronic music featuring the 20th anniversary of the dj Miss Dilemma , made in collaboration with Charles Lidbom and Nanofilm. We are also going into production on the third feature film of Matthew Lessner that is going to show what kind of future we are envisioning for international co-productions going into the 2020’s!

johannes@palmroosproduktion.com
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