Christian Lo is one of Scandinavia’s leading director/writers for family films and is part of Filmbin, the only Norwegian production company concentrating entirely on family and youth films.
To date his films have won many major international awards and nominations.
The Tough Guys won the Audience Award at Kristiansand, the Children’s Jury Prize at Lübeck, the Special Jury Prize at Montreal and was Nominated for Best Film at CineKid and at TIFF Kids Toronto International Film Festival.
Rafiki won the Special Jury Prize at Montreal, the Audience Award at Castellinaria, Best Feature at New York’s Bamkids, was Nominated for The Crystal Bear at Berlin and won the award for Best Children’s Film from the Norwegian Cinema Director’s Association.
In addition his four childrens’ shorts Baluba, Runa, Ramp, Iver and Punctured have between them won more than 12 awards around the world.
His films have been sold to more than 70 countries for both theatrical and television showings and also released internationally on vod/dvd.