52nd edition

Oddvar Bull Tuhus

Oddvar Bull Tuhus, born in 1940 in Oslo, Norway, directed « Striek ! », his third feature film, at 34 years old. He was the leader of the radical norwegian filmgroup « Vampirefilm » since it was started in 1969. His second film, « Maria Marusjka » was awarded the film critics’ prize as best norwegian film in 1973. In connexion with « Striek ! », he established the independant production company Marcusfilm.