Havard Bustnes

Trondheim, Norway


Håvard Bustnes (born 1973) is a mulitaward winning director and producer. He holds a degree in Directing for Television from the College of Film and TV at Lillehammer and NTNU in Trondheim, Norway. His latest documentaries «Two Raging Grannies», »Health Factory" and "Big John" has travelled around the world on cinema, TV and in the festival circuit. The feature documentary “Big John” won the norwegian «Oscar» Amanda Award for best theatrical documentary. It also won the Best Nordic Documentary Prize at Nordic Panorama and several other awards. His films has been broadcasted at TV stations globally:  ZDF (Germany), Arte (France), Plante (France), NRK (Norway), TV2 (Norway), SVT (Sweden), DR (Denmark), YLE (Finland), TG4 (Irland), BOS (Netherland), ORF (Austria), 24 Docs (Russia), TVP (Polen), Aljazeera Documentary Chanel (Qatar) and NHK (Japan). They have been screened at festivals in Sweeden, Switzerland, Spain, Finland,  Czech Republic, Qatar, Canda, Polen, USA, Russia, South-Korea, Germany, Belgium and Denmark.