Edith Carlmar Net Worth

Edith Carlmar Net Worth is
$12 Million

Edith Carlmar Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Edith Carlmar (Edith Mary Johanne Mathiesen) (15 November 1911 – 17 May 2003) was an actress and Norway's first female film director. She is known for films such as Fjols til fjells (1957), Aldri annet enn bråk (1954), and Ung flukt (1959). Her 1949 film, Døden er et kjærtegn (Death is a Caress), is considered to be Norway's first film noir. The last film she directed, Ung Flukt, introduced Liv Ullmann, Norway's most famous actor internationally, to the silver screen.Carlmar came from a poor family in the working class districts of East Oslo. However, she did manage to take dancing classes and made her debut on stage at the age of 15. In the theater she met Otto Carlmar whom she married three years later. From 1936 she worked as an actress in various theatres. Here she met the film director Tancred Ibsen who introduced her to the world of cinema.In 1949 she and her husband started Carlmar Film A/S, and began writing scripts, directing and producing films. They made ten feature films over a ten-year period. After a decade of film-making Carlmar retired as a director. In the last part of her life she accepted only minor acting roles in plays and movies.

Date Of BirthNovember 15, 1911, Oslo, Norway
DiedMay 17, 2003, Oslo, Norway
Place Of BirthOslo, Norway
ProfessionActress, Director, Production Manager
SpouseOtto Carlmar (m. ?–1987)
Star SignScorpio
1Her directorial debut, Døden er et kjærtegn (1949), is considered to be the first film noir directed by a woman director.
2All of the ten feature films she directed was an economic success, a rare feat in Norway. This makes her not only the nation's first female director but also one of its most successful film-makers of all time.
3She passed away on Norway's independence day.
4After World War II she was given a scholarship to go to London and study film. There she worked at the legendary Denham and Ealing studios.
5In her late 80s she was reported to be working on a screenplay about prostitutes in Oslo.
6Of the movies she directed, "Aldri annet enn bråk" (1954) is her personal favorite.
7Recognized by her short silvery hair.
8Norway's first female director.
9Led the production company Carlmar Film with her husband Otto.
10In march 2002, at the age of 90, she presented "Døden er et kjærtegn" at "Cinema of Cool", a British film festival honoring Norwegian cinema from 1921 to 2001 at the National Film Theatre in London.
11Husband Otto Carlmar produced all her films.
12Her ninth film, "Fjols til fjells" (1957), is considered one of Norway's greatest comedy classics.
13Her debut movie "Døden er et kjærtegn" (1949) is considered Norway's first film noir.
14Directed Liv Ullmann in her first starring role.
15Directed 10 movies from 1949 to 1959, then stopped and left the movie industry all together.


Sejer - Elskede Poona2003TV SeriesFru Gulliksen
Gåten Knut Hamsun1996
Gåten Knut Hamsun1996TV Mini-SeriesDame på sykehus
Giftige løgner1992Bestemoren til Tom
Svampe1990Old woman
Olsen-banden møter kongen og knekten1974Nabokone
Freske fraspark1963
Nå gjør vi så...!1962
Fjols til fjells1957Oldfruen
Ung frue forsvunnet1953En kunde på apoteket (uncredited)
Skadeskutt1951Pasient (uncredited)
Den hemmelighetsfulle leiligheten19481. kontordame
Vigdis1944A Woman (uncredited)


Ung flukt1959
Lån meg din kone1958
Fjols til fjells1957
Slalåm under himmelen1957
På solsiden1956
Bedre enn sitt rykte1955
Aldri annet enn bråk1954
Ung frue forsvunnet1953
Døden er et kjærtegn1949

Production Manager

Den hemmelighetsfulle leiligheten1948production manager


Edith Carlmar - 19821982Herself

Won Awards

1994AmandaAmanda Awards, NorwayHonorary Award

Known for movies

IMDB Wikipedia

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