Biography

Sara B. Elfgren. B is for Bergmark.
Born in 1980 in Stockholm.

Writer with a degree in Cinema studies from Stockholm University.

Represented by Grand Agency. Contact: lena@grandagency.se

Awards

Norra Latin: Nominated for the Nordic Council Children and Young People’s Literature Prize, 2018.
Norra Latin: Winner of the Swedish Audio Book Award, Best YA of the year, 2018.
De dödas röster: Nominated for Prix Europa, 2016.
The Circle (novel): Nominated for the August prize
etc.

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2017

Norra Latin
Novel
Publisher: Rabén & Sjögren. 

Vei - book 1
Graphic novel, part one of two.
Co-creator: artist Karl Johnsson.
Publisher: Kartago Förlag. 

2016

De dödas röster (Voices of the Dead)
Fiction podcast for P3 Serie/Sveriges Radio Drama.
Creator, showrunner and writer.
Director: Mattias J. Skoglund
Other episode writers: Judith Kiros, Mattias J. Skoglund, Erika Stark och Gustav Tegby.
Produced by: Sveriges Radio Drama/P3.

First Like 
Short film screenplay.
Director: Alexander Rönnberg
Won Best Foreign Short: Fantafilm, Italien.
Nominated for 1 km film at Stockholms International Film Festival.
In competition at Screamfest, L.A, etc.
Produced by: Silvio Entertainment.

Nu leker vi! (Let’s Play!)
Children’s book.
Illustrated by Maria Fröhlich
Publisher: Rabén & Sjögren. 

2015

Cirkeln (The Circle)
Screenplay.
Co-writer: Levan Akin.
Director: Levan Akin. 
World premiere at the Berlin International Film Festival.
Produced by: RMV Film.

Just nu har vi varandra (Time for Each Other)
Children’s book.
Illustrated by Maria Fröhlich
Publisher: Rabén & Sjögren. 

2013

Berättelser från Engelsfors (Tales from Engelsfors)
A graphic short stories collection about the characters from the Engelsfors trilogy.
Co-writer: Mats Strandberg.
Artists: Kim W. Andersson, Karl Johnsson och Lina Neidestam.
Publisher: Rabén & Sjögren. 

Nyckeln (The Key)
Novel, part three of the Engelsfors trilogy.
Co-writer: Mats Strandberg
Publisher: Rabén & Sjögren. 

2012

Eld (Fire)
Novel, part two of the Engelsfors trilogy.
Co-writer: Mats Strandberg
Publisher: Rabén & Sjögren. 

Flicka försvinner (In the Still of the Night)
Short film screenplay.
Director: Alexander Rönnberg.
World premiere at St Louis International Film Festival. 
Produced by Impasse Films.

Orangeriet 
Short film screenplay.
Director: Lovisa Inserra.
World premiere at Gothenburg International Film Festival. 
Produced by Red Sister and Impasse Films.

2011

Cirkeln (The Circle)
Novel, part one of the Engelsfors trilogy.
Co-writer: Mats Strandberg
Publisher: Rabén & Sjögren. 

Sara B. Elfgren has worked as a script doctor and script editor for several large production companies and SVT.

Miscellaneous

"Love Hurts no: 24: Blood is Thicker than Water"
Graphic short story, artist by: Kim W. Andersson.
The Complete Love Hurts.
Published by Dark Horse Comics, 2015.

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