Maria Fredriksson

is a self-employed filmmaker and copywriter. She was working in the advertising industry for a long time before quitting her job as a copywriter/screenwriter and started making documentary films. She was a student at Birkagardens folkshogskola 2007, where she made «Time is now». She has also been studying film direction at the New York Film Academy.


«Time Is Now», 2007.

Time is Now (0+)

Sweden, 2007, 29 min.
Director: Maria Fredriksson
Margareta, an 83-year-old widow, have no intention to spend her remaining days without romance and love. But finding a man is not easy. Margareta dives head first into the adventures of Internet dating – accompanied by her best friend Ulla. The difficult search for Mr Right can begin.


Winner of STHLM.DOC (best short documentary) at the Tempo festival (largest documentary film festival in Sweden).

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