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Robert Nylund

Born in Stockholm 15th September 1976.
Mother Swedish, father Finnish.
Speaks Swedish, English and some Finnish. Learning German but very slowly. Loves football, drives an American boat, a Triumph and and goes fly-fishing between jobs. Started out wanting to be a cinematographer but got bored of the technical aspects of the job. Loves photography, good storytelling and aims for in-camera effects and solutions, photography.

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Started out my directing career with promos and shorts.

Numerous commercials for Sweden, Germany, USA, Spain, Belgium, Finland, Norway, Japan etc for brands such as Nokia, Carlsberg, Nissan, VW etc etc.

  • 2005 Only one double nominated in the young directors awards in Cannes for Play station “TIF 2004” and Startsocial “Wings”
  • 2005 Nominated in Cannes for Play station “TIF 2004”
  • 2006 Nominated for best commercial director in Sweden in the Roy awards.
  • Singled out as number one shooting star by Swedish industry Magazine Resumé 2006


Smart – ”Alien” Cannes Lions – Shortlist New York Festivals – Silver Spotlight – Bronze ADC – Award One Show – 2 x Merit Award Cresta – Finalist Epica – Silver Jobsintown.de – ”Fishermen” Spotlight – Silver Klappe – 2 x Bronze New York Festivals – Bronze ADC – Award Prague Int. Festival – 1 x Silver + 1 x Bronze Cresta – Winner Epica – Silver Eurobest – Bronze Auping – ”Madly in Love” Epica – Silver Byggmakker – ”Ten Thumbs Tom” Norwegians Best Commercial – Silverfish Citterio – ”Electric Fan” Epica – Bronze