Zes boekverfilmingen met in de hoofdrol Varg Veum, een jonge, licht ontvlambare en roekeloze privédetective. Deze rauwe Scandinaviër met zijn ongewone onderzoeksmethodes flirt vaak met de grens van de wet.
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Speelfilms, Televisieseries
Varg Veum. Seizoen 1
Based on the work of
Gunnar Staalesen
Trond Espen Seim
Lumière, 2012
3 dvd-video's
Recording date
Playing time
6 x 90 min.
Noors gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands
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About Gunnar Staalesen

Gunnar Staalesen (born 19 October 1947) is a Norwegian writer. He is a major figure in the Nordic noir crime fiction genre through his 19 novels featuring Varg Veum, a private detective in Bergen on the rainy west coast of Norway. The Varg Veum series has been praised as one of the best in modern crime fiction, and Staalesen has sold more than 5 million books in 26 countries. Staalesen also is a screenwriter and a playwright who has worked extensively with Den Nationale Scene, the largest theatre in Bergen.

Early life

Staalesen was born in Bergen, where he has lived his entire life. His parents were an educator and a nurse, and he grew up mostly in the Nordnes neighborhood. A bookworm from childhood, he credits his initial interest in crime fiction to reading Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes books as a teenager. Staalesen earned a degree in language and literary studies from the University o…Read more on Wikipedia