Sep 26, 2010
In Stockholm, Magnus Von Horn worked on distributing a
variety of films for Sonet
and as an assistant script reader and as a light and camera
Magnus then left the Swedish film industry to pursue his film directing dreams at the Polish National Film, Television and Theatre School.
He has produced several short films in Poland including the documentary short Radek about 25 years old, ex-convict and former drug dealer and thief who attempts to cope with his aggressions with obstacles.
His narrative short, Echo, is about a police investigator re-constructing a brutal murder, hoping to learn how two young boys could have committed such a crime and what results in the process.
Echo has received numerous awards, including
the Best Film Award at Munich International Festival of Film Schools, the
Grand Prix at the Open Student
Film Festival in St. Petersburg, and is a finalist in the
renowned Manhattan Short Film Festival.
Magnus is also working on Without Snow, a 30 minute fictional short, and The Doctors, a 25 minute documentary.