From Copenhagen, Denmark.
Born in Copenhagen in 1974, Joachim Trier grew up in a filmmaking family and began shooting 8mm films at the age of five. He became a national skateboarding champion in Norway and made skateboarding videos. He made his feature debut in 2006 with Reprise, which screened at film festivals around the world and won numerous awards. Oslo, August 31st, his second feature film, screened at New Directors, New Films in 2012.