friends call me tobias

Swedish born, sydney based film director. Got a soft spot for artful, cinematic moments and cracking technical challenges.  




reel 2017




"Dominion" - 60 sec abstract piece

Featuring Dylan Thomas' poem "And Death Shall Have No Dominion"

Shoot on location on the Limestone Coast, SA. Production Co-ordinator: Michelle Nagy Cinematographer: Kieran Fowler Assistant Camera: Adam Lynch Art Department: Daniel Cato Gaffer: Michael Hughes Aerial Photography: LC Aerial Editor: Tobias Andersson Colourist: Matt Fezz

Woman: Hannah Pepper
Man: Drew Gibbs


"Pop" - Short Film

“A young boy reluctantly joins his father on a rabbit hunt deep in the snowy mountains. When the boy disturbs the silence with the popping of his bubble gum, their relationship is put to the test.”

2011 St Kilda Film Festival Opening film and Dendy Awards Nominee Sydney Film Festival 2010
Funded by Screen NSW Man: Angus Sampson Boy: Jack Dawes Writer and Director: Tobias Andersson Producer: Cecilia Ritchie DOP: Jules O’Loughlin Editor: Mat Evans Production & Costume Designer: Claire Granville Composer: Michael Yezerski Duration: 6 minutes Ratio: 2.35 Moviecam 2-perf 35mm

Selected into various international festivals, including: Palm Springs International Short Fest 2011 25th International Festival of Films for Children and Young Adults in Iran 2011 Mo&Friese Children Short Film Festival Hamburg 2011 WorldKids International Film Festival India 2011 Gothenburg International Film Festival New York Los Angeles International Film Festival

WINNER - Best Cinematography at the Bondi Short Film Festival 2010 BRONZE at the 2010 ACS Awards for NSW - Jules O’Loughlin


“Shelter” - short film

“After an alien apocalypse spreads over the world, two survivors struggle to escape the horror and find their humanity”

Funded by Screen NSW and Metroscreen.


Josh Pyke "Punch In The Heart" - Music Video

Sydney Director: Tobias Andersson Sydney DOP: Christopher Miles

Filmed on location in Sydney & New York Produced & Directed by Amelia Tovey Main DOP: Zoe White Prod Co: Shoot The Player


Meg Mac "Roll Up Your Sleeves" - Music video

Producer: Shae-Lee Shackleford Dop: Zane Kamat Make-Up: Laura Venner AC: Joe Timbs


NIVEA MEN - Online Promo Featuring para-olympian Jack Swift

Prod Co: We Are Social Director: Tobias Andersson DOP: Christopher Miles Edit: Tobias Andersson





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