Sara B. Elfgren is an author, screenwriter and playwright. She is also the writer behind the VR-game Ghost Giant that received top grades from critics from IGN Nordic, PushSquare, Screenrant, etc.

Sara B. Elfgren made her debut as a playwright in 2019 with two plays opening to at two of the largest theatres in Sweden. The Changeling and The Disappearance of Oscar Lilja received great praise from critics and audiences alike.

As a screenwriter Sara B. Elfgren collaborated with director Levan Akin on the adaptation of The Circle that opened at the Berlin International Film Festival in 2015. She has written several short films, among them award-winning horror comedy short First Like (2016, dir. Alexander Rönnberg).

Sara B. Elfgren is the creator of the Prix Europa-nominated drama pod series Voices of the Dead (2016), a mockumentary that became a huge hit in Sweden among listeners and critics alike.

She has a degree in Film Studies and spent several years working as a script consultant and script editor in the film and TV business.

In development

Sara B. Elfgren currently has several projects in different stages of development for TV, film and the stage. 

Past work

Stage plays
2019 – The Changeling (Bortbytingen), first performance: the National Swedish Theatre, director Tobias Theorell.

2019 – The Disappearance of Oscar Lilja (Oscar Liljas försvinnande), first performance: Malmö City Theatre, director Sara Cronberg.

Radio
2016 – Voices of the Dead (De dödas röster), thriller pod series. Creator, showrunner and writer. Director: Mattias J. Skoglund. Sveriges Radio.

Video games
2019 – Ghost Giant, writer, Zoink Studios.

Film
2019 – We’re still here (Vi finns kvar), screenwriter. Director: Alexander Rönnberg. Silvio Entertainment.

2016 – First Like, short film, screenwriter. Director: Alexander Rönnberg. Silvio Entertainment.

2015 – The Circle (Cirkeln)feature film, co-written with Levan Akin. Director Levan Akin. RMV Film.

2012 – In the Still of the Night (Flicka försvinner), short film, screenwriter. Director: Alexander Rönnberg. Impasse Film.

2012 – The Conservatory (Orangeriet), short film, screenwriter, Director: Lovisa Inserra. Red Sister.

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