Jenny Gilbertsson

About Jenny Gilbertsson

Film Commissioner Children and Youth, Swedish Film Institute

Jenny Gilbertsson became the Swedish Film Commissioner for children and young people in 2017, responsible for supporting and strengthening all films, on all platforms

Jenny Gilbertsson has been a producer and script editor in film and television since 1995. She produced theThe Wizard’s Daughter (Tjuvarnas jul – Trollkarlens dotter) one of the biggest domestic box office hits in 2014 earning two Guldbagge Award nominations. Jenny was Head of Development at Yellow Bird and associate producer and script editor on the Emmy Award-winning Millenium series – The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, The Girl Who Played with Fire and The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest.

Jenny studied literature, film, drama and economics at Uppsala and Stockholm Universities.