"The goal was to bring as many talented, creative people from various fields together, harnessing each artists’ compassion and emotional investment in this subject to create a piece of art that they all believed in." Paul Jerndal - director
Cecilia Forss, actress
Cecilia Forss (born 1985) is a Swedish actress known for her Guldbagge nomination "Best Actress in a Supporting Role" in Andreas Öhman´s awarded film "Simple Simon". Cecilia has been on stage doing "The 39 steps" and "VD" in Stockholm.
Her new film is director Colin Nutley’s forthcoming feature film "Medicinen" which will premiere in 2014. Cecilia Forss and Paul Jerndal have collaborated before in the Award Winning film A Beautiful Heart - an adaption of A Beautiful Mind .
More infor about Cecilia Forss; Actors in Scandinavia
Johan Matton, actor
Johan Matton (born 1985) is a a Swedish actor who studied acting in New York, USA at the Circle in the Square Theatre School. He won his first acting award for best ensemble 2012 in the movie It Is what It Is. Johan's cult commercial phenomena 'I have PSD' reached more than one million viewers online the first year.
Frida Sundemo, artist/songwriter
Frida Sundemo is a Swedish artist and songwriter. She's creating grandiose and epic electronic pop music as well as minimalistic acoustic pieces. The correlation between melodies and harmonies is always the highest priority in her writing process.
This is the second collaboration between Frida Sundemo and Paul Jerndal. Their last common project is called "From One Island To Another" (2011) and was also shot in New York City. More about Frida here.
Paul Jerndal, director/writer/producer
Paul Jerndal is a Swedish director with a strong passion for music - also his greatest source of inspiration. Creating emotional pieces with an engagement and dedication to all the details and art forms is significant in Paul´s work. He has over 10 years experience from producing and directing TV shows - lifestyle shows,documentaries, as well as Live Broadcasted Award Shows - two of them close to his heart - focusing on on real emotions; for 3 years in a row Paul was the director and show runner of Everyday Heroes - Svenska Hjältar, a two hour live broadcasted show in Swedish TV4. And focusing on music; The Polar Music Prize - in TV4.
Paul has also created films for clients as H&M and Ving as well as Shorts, Music Videos, Commercials, Fashion Films and Art Projects. In 2009 he was awarded the TV4 Scholarship for the Development of Commercial TV and in 2011 he received 3rd prize in the Danish architecture competition "BoTaet". In 2012 his short "A Beautiful Heart" (co-directed with Stina Lütz) was awarded first prize in an Australian Film Festival. And in 2014 Indigo has so far been Awarded with seven international Awards.
Paul was Head of Programming, Creative Director and Executive Producer at the Swedish Production House OTW for lots of years where he was a part of the Group Management and responsible for all the creative content and up to 10 shows simultaneously.
Jamie Roach, actor
Jamie Roach is an American actor, singer and playwright. He has performed in myriad New York stage and film productions, from Shakespeare (Titus Andronicus, Two Noble Kinsmen) to Sketch Comedy and Musicals (Sonny Malone in Xanadu) to Swordfighting (Otello at the Metropolitan Opera House) Jamie is also a playwright that has had two works produced in New York City. He is a proud graduate of Circle in the Square Theatre Conservatory on Broadway and has lived, worked and backpacked through 6 continents.
Monica Marie, actress
Monica Marie is an American actress and writer. She's guest starred on popular television shows and in national commercials. Monica has performed at Upright Citizen's Brigade, Roundabout Theatre Company and Cherry Lane Theatre in New York. Her writing work has been featured on New York Magazine, Huffington Post Comedy, Above Average, and Official Comedy among others. She is represented by Joel Carlton at CGF in NY.
Chloe Hurst, actress
Chloe Hurst is an Australian actress known for her work in popular musicals Guys and Dolls, A Chorus Line, Miracle on 34th Street and Can Can. She can also be found in her latest film, "Performances" directed by Jakob Abrams and for her role as Summer in "Seasons" directed by Ramy El-Refai. She is very excited for the release of Indigo and is thrilled to collaborate with such an incredible team.
Linnea Larsdotter, Actress
Linnea is an award-winning international actor and she’s had the great privilege to perform in lead roles in 12 countries and 3 continents.
She is a Musical Theater graduate from Forum Dance and Artist Academy and New York Film Academy. Upcoming projects here.
Johan Palm, cinematographer
Johan Palm is a Swedish cinematographer, a member of the Swedish Society of Cinematography. The feeling of the image is incredibly important for Johan when he's working, whether it is in commercials or feature films. God is his source of inspiration for lighting. He has worked more than 10 years as a cinematographer worldwide. Johan is also a musician with a penchant for bass. Already at the first meeting with Paul they found each other. Johan and Paul are more commonly known as PalmJerndal to some. Johan was also cinematographer on A Beautiful Heart, also directed by Paul Jerndal. More about Johan here.
Erin Lark Gray, Line Producer
Erin Lark Gray is an American Producer and Art Director based in NYC. A six year fashion background and her diversified talents have allowed her to work in production, art direction, wardrobe design and prop styling on projects from music videos to web series, short films to fashion campaigns and even event design.
Johan Kjellberg, editor
Johan Kjellberg is a Swedish editor currently working at Thelma/Louise in Stockholm. Johan has edited commercials, TV shows, title sequences and films for over 10 years and has edited more than 50 music videos. Johan started working with the director Paul Jerndal in 2003. More about Johan here.
Gustav Landbecker, sound designer
Gustav is a Swedish sound designer working at Europa Sound & Vision. He has experience working with feature films and tv dramas such as Svinalängorna, Bron and Morden i Sandhamn. Gustav is also a drummer with a passion for extreme metal. Besides Indigo Gustav have worked with Paul Jerndal in two films; A Beautiful Heart and From One Island to Another.