SF Studios has announced that Silje Nikoline Glimsdal has been recruited as Senior Acquisition Manager. Silje will focus on SF Studios’ Nordic acquisitions and co-productions, and occasionally on the company’s international acquisition slate. Silje will join SF Studios on November 1st.
After starting her career as an intern at Zentropa in 2009, Glimsdal joined their international sales team at TrustNordisk in Denmark. With studies in dramaturgy from the University of Aarhus, Silje has collaborated with numerous Scandinavian screen- and playwriters. Apart from being a sales manager at TrustNordisk, she was in addition responsible for incoming projects, scripts, and development as project manager.
Glimsdal is Norwegian and will be based at SF Studios’ Copenhagen office, reporting to Fredrik Warstedt, EVP Acquisition & Licensing at SF Studios, and working close to Yaba Holst, Head of Nordic Acquisition.
“We are very happy that Silje has decided to join the SF Studios team. I am convinced that her background and experience combined with her personality will be a great contribution in our work to develop more screenplays, stories and ideas in our ambition to be involved in even more films and TV series in the Nordic countries”, says Fredrik Warstedt.
“I have been working with fantastic colleagues and friends at TrustNordisk for more than a decade. Although it is sad to leave, I am thrilled to take on a new and exciting journey with SF Studios and their team. The company has such a strong legacy, and a stated ambition to remain a vital part of the Nordic film and TV community for years to come. I am very much looking forward to be a part of that, and I am extremely enthusiastic about continuing my passion for amazing stories and great talent.”, says Glimsdal.