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Petter Borgli

Petter Borgli


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Producer (feature film)

Limbo (2011)
Far North (2007)
A woman and young girl have their barren existence disrupted by a soldier.
Beautiful Country (2004)
Bui doi--"less than dust"--is a slur aimed at Vietnamese children with American fathers. In 1990, a young "bui doi" escapes Vietnam, endures refugee camp, and survives a brutal ocean crossing and indentured servitude with a human-trafficking ring. Nevertheless, he manages to keep hope, humanity, and
Aberdeen (2000) as Producer
Kaisa is a hard-edged, feisty young Scottish lawyer who has just received a promotion. Her mother calls with an unusual request: she wants Kaisa to go to Norway, pick up her alcoholic father, Tomas, and bring him back to Aberdeen, where he has promised to try an experimental detox program. The lure
Da jeg traff Jesus... med sprettert! (2000) as Producer
The childhood days of Norwegian jazz poet Odd Borretzen. Young Oddemann sees and hears things which adults have stopped noticing. This ability results in him trying to find Jesus - there were many Jesus obersvations in the 30's and Oddeman sees no reason why he should not also be able to catch a gli
Glassblower's Children, The (1998) as Co-Producer
Set at the start of the 19th century, Albert is a glassblower who lives with his wife Sofia and their two children, Klas and Klara. The family is happy but find it hard to make ends meet. In another part of the country lives a royal family whose mistress is completely spoiled and her husband, the ma
Salige Er De Som Torster (1998) as Producer
Hanne Wilhelmsen is a lesbian police officer in Oslo, investigating what looks like a serial killer. People are going missing, and blood is found all over the city, but no bodies have been discovered. When a young woman is raped and a body found, Wilhelmsen starts getting closer to the killer. The q
Insomnia (1997) as Producer
A psychological crime thriller which follows a sleep-deprived homicide detective as he investigates the brutal murder of a teenage girl in Northern Norway. A second murder intensifies the pursuit and prompts the policeman to take some of the same risks as the man they are hunting.
North Star (1996)
Based upon a true story set in late 19th century Alaska. A native American tries to stop a conniving gold prospector from taking over a mine, which to the natives is a sacred place. Circumstances lead the young man to kidnap the prospector''s mistress into the Alaskan wilderness.
No Is the Answer (1996)
A story which revolves around two 20-ish sisters, Sigga and Didi who strive to break free of social restrictions as by entering a world of crime.
Horer Du Ikke Hva Jeg Sier! (1996) as Producer
A tale about two middle-class comedians who happen to be married to each other, and who become competitive on the career-front as the wife's audience following starts to surpass her husband's top-billing.
Cross My Heart and Hope to Die (1995) as Producer (Nordic Screen Development)
Otto, a young, working-class boy, is befriended by an older, somewhat malevolent stranger during the stultifying days of his summer vacation. Ominous events escalate until the boy first spies the stranger seducing his young neighbor and later sharing an intimate moment with his mother. It is not unt
Telegraphist, The (1993)
Turn-of-the-century story takes place in the Norwegian period of the midnight sun--the last chance to fulfill a dream--with a telegraphist cum inventor in pursuit of the daughter of the local tycoon.
Svampe (1990)
A fantasy film about how children perceive adults.
Herman (1990) as Producer
A coming-of-age story about a Norwegian boy, and the first crisis he faces, the loss of his hair.

Visual Effects (feature film)

Etter Rubicon (1987) as Special Effects Director
Flight of the Navigator (1986)
A boy travels 8 years into the future and has an adventure with an intelligent, wisecracking alien ship.
Pervola (1985) as Special Effects
Estranged brothers, one a respectable businessman, the other a down and out actor, come to terms with one another during a journey to visit their dying father.

Art Department (feature film)

Liten Ida (1981) as Set Decoration

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Cold Pursuit (2019)
Nels Coxman is a family man whose quiet life with his wife is upended following the mysterious death of their son. Nels' search for justice turns into a vengeful hunt for Viking, a drug lord he believes is connected to the death. As one by one each of Viking's associates "disappear," Nels goes from
K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)
Inspired by a true story, a tale which follows Captain Alexi Vostrikov who, at the height of the Cold War, is ordered to take over command of the nuclear missile submarine K-19, pride of the Soviet Navy. His assignment: Prepare the K-19 for sea and take her out on patrol--no matter what the cost. Bu
Gulag (1985)
A television movie about an American sportscaster who is railroaded by the KGB into a Russian labor camp. Struggling against the bitter cold and cruelty of the camp guards, he plots a daring escape with the help of a fellow prisoner.
Hoevdingen (1984) as Production Manager

Film Production - Construction/Set (feature film)

Svarte Fugler (1983) as Props

Producer (special)

Lillehammer '94: 16 Days of Glory (Do Not Use) (1994) as Producer
Documentary about some of the athletes who participated in the 1994 Olympic Winter Games in Lillehammer, Norway.

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