is both a fiction and documentary director and writer. Her work focuses on strong female characters, women’s rights and other grey zone issues.
In 2022-2023 she had several projects premiering. The Netflix hit Royalteen, NRKs new young adult series VGS and the award winning documentary No place like home. She is currently in pre-production of her own series Escaping Bolivia with Fenomen / TV2 Norge and other fiction-projects.
Following a year of studying photography in California, she continued on to a Bachelor of Arts in documentary filmmaking at the Norwegian TV-school in Lillehammer. In 2020 Emilie completed her Masters Degree in fiction directing, with a focus in series formats, at the prestige film school The Norwegian Film School.
In addition to her experience behind the camera, Emilie has appeared in front of the camera as the hostess of the much acclaimed web series, Stuck, on Aftenposten-TV. The series was nominated for the Gullruten Award in 2017 and sparked conversations around female empowerment all over the world.
Emilie also works as a commercial director for Motion Blur. She has directed commercials for companies like DnB, Krogsveen, NAF, Toyota and Ice.
|Year||Project title||Project role||Production company / channel|
|2024||Escaping Bolivia (Series)||Creator, Head Writer, Director||Fenomen / 4 1/2 Film / TV2 Norge|
|2023||Fryktens øyeblikk (Documentary)||Director||Både og Film og Tv / Viaplay|
|2023-22||VGS (Series)||Writer, Director||STV Production Norway / NRK|
|2022||Veien hjem / No place like home||Writer, Director||Indie Film / NRK|
|2022||Hysj (Short)||Writer, Director||Filmavdelingen|
|2021||Royalteen (Film)||Co-director||The Global Ensemble Drama / Netflix|
|2020||Vil du ha meg tilbake? (Short Film)||Director||Bacon Oslo|
|2020||Tre Nøtter til Askepott (Film)||Second Unit Director||Storm Films|
|2020||Da du dro (Short Film)||Director||Storm Films|
|2019||Da Vinden Snudde (Documentary||LET-Director||NRK|
|2018||Homewrecker (Short Film)||Writer, Director||Ariel Film|
|2018||Føkkings mai (Short Film)||Writer, Director||Ariel Film|
|2016||Hallo, farvel (Short Film)||Director||Ariel Film|
|2015||There Will be Boats||Director||Høgskolen i Lillehammer|
|2014||Rutinen (Short)||Writer, Director||Ariel Film|
|2012||Blikkfang (Short)||Writer, Co-Director||Stronegger Film|