is a screenwriter who in 2023 graduated from the prestigious Stockholm University of the Arts
with a bachelor’s degree in screenwriting and has in the matter of only a few years
established himself as a rising force in Stockholm’s vibrant film industry.
David’s much-awaited graduation film, Amygdala, in which a mother deals with the aftermath of a school attack committed by her son, had its international premiere at the Haugesund Film Festival, where it competed in The New Nordic Generation Program. The national distribution is handled by SVT, with a scheduled streaming release in 2024
Currently David is developing several different projects, crafting captivating scripts for both
film and television, including a feature film at SF Studios.
With a background in music and a passion for storytelling, David has seamlessly transitioned into the world of filmmaking, honing his craft through diverse roles on various productions. His creativity and
dedication have earned him opportunities with esteemed companies such as SVT Drama,
StellaNova Film, Harmonica Films and SF Studios, where he has contributed to the
development and production of numerous compelling projects.
- Creative, proficient, energetic and flexible are words that are often used to describe David,
always being meticulous and thorough in his work, while also proving very productive, with
several projects going on at the same time. He is a versatile writer, finding all genres
interesting, and is equally engaged about creating his own stories as he is writing for others.
He is especially passionate about thrillers and dramas and is fascinated by dark and complex
character-driven stories. David’s goal as a storyteller is to reach a wide audience with
entertaining, touching, and thought-provoking stories that break the norm and convention,
and his ambition is to create art that both inspire and entertain.
With his exceptional storytelling abilities and a growing portfolio of successful collaborations, David Eriksson is poised to
make a lasting impact in the industry, captivating audiences with his unique narratives and
leaving an indelible mark on the screen.
|Year||Project title||Project role||Production company / channel|
|-||Short film within Talent up Filmregion Sydost||Writer||Fango Production|
|-||Untitled Crime (Series In Development)||Story Editor||Thunberg film|
|-||Amygdala||Writer||Stockholms konstnärliga Högskola|
|-||Untiltled (Film - In Development)||Writer||SF Studios|