Jun 5, 2020
Sturla was born in Trondheim, Norway, and attended the Bergen Academy of Art and Design in Norway and then The National Film School of Denmark in Copenhagen, where he lives and works.
Sturla’s most notable past projects include the single-take thriller Victoria, for which he received the Silver Bear at Berlinale along with winning the Silver Frog at Camerimage for Rams, a film stylistically opposite to Victoria.
Sturla’s recently worked with Benh Zeitlin for Wendy, Josephine Decker for Shirley and Michael Noer for Before The Frost. He also worked on Last And First Men for the late Jóhann Jóhannsson.
Upcoming films for Sturla include Another Round directed by Thomas Vinterberg and The Innocents directed by Eskil Vogt.