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Valeria Richter

Valeria Richter


Scriptwriter, Training, Audience Designer, Production


FeatureLab - audience design Tutor 2018
FeatureLab - audience design Tutor 2017
Audience Design Tutor 2016
Audience Design Tutor 2015
TFL Alumni Meeting Guest Speaker 2014
Audience Design Tutor 2014


Valeria Richter - creative producer & scriptwriter
Valeria is Head Tutor for TFL Audience Design, starting the programme in 2011. She took part in shaping TFL and the initial FrameWork in 2008, being Head of Studies until 2013. She set up the Story Editor training, the (previous) Writers’ Room, and has participated as cross media trainer for AdaptLab. Valeria works in her own company, Nordic Factory Cph, developing TV-series and feature projects. She was project manager for Nordic Genre Boost (2015-2017) and works as a script consultant.

company profile

Founded in 2014 by creative producer Valeria Richter, Nordic Factory Copenhagen is the production arm of her company Pebble, founded in 2004. Currently a TV-series, "Next of Kin", is in development in co-production with Bufo Oy in Helsinki, and a number of feature projects are in early development.

The company has previously produced a one-hour programme comprised of 4 short films, called Nordic Factory, which was presented at Directors’ Fortnight in Cannes 2014; one of the films, "Listen", won Best Narrative Short at Tribeca FF in 2015, was nominated for an EFA Award, and has won close to 50 awards around the world. It is available to watch on Vimeo as one of their Staff Pick Premieres from 2016. This was a co-production with Nordic Factory Sweden, with whom Nordic Factory Cph. also co-produced the live-action/claymation feature "Granny’s Dancing on the Table" (dir. Hanna Sköld / nominated to 2 Guldbagge awards in 2016).