Anna Linder, born 1967 in Lapland, Sweden. Linder has worked in the field of moving images as an independent artist, curator and producer since early 1990s. Now based in Gothenburg, Sweden, her work has been selected for festivals and art exhibitions internationally. Films to mention is cum pane – the one you share your bread with, densen, 13 Related Sewing Machines and Spermwhore. Linders films are in distribution by Arsenal – Institute for Film and Video Art in Berlin, Filmform, CFMDC in Toronto, Heure Exquise in France and The Film-Makers’ Cooperative in New York. Linder worked at Filmform – a foundation dedicated to promotion, distribution and preservation of Swedish Art Film and Experimental Video in Sthlm between 2004-2012. Linders works have been exhibited and screened at Rotterdam Film Festival, Tribeca Film Festival, Moderna Museet in Stockholm, ICA London, Gallery Alkatraz in Ljubljana, stadtprojektionen in St Gallen, The Swedish Institute in Paris, and at Arsenal Cinema in Berlin.
Recent projects is the artistic research project Queer Moving Images (2013-2017) at HDK-Valand in Gothenburg and the new archive for queer moving images: SAQMI. The film Spermwhore was installed at Moderna Museet in Stockholm throughout the summer 2018 and belongs to their collection now.Also Linder was a mentor and artist (2018-19) in the Swedish northern project Myter & Verkligheter – En Lesbisk Odyssé. The ongoing filmproject Kronotorpet – Laisheden since 2016 with support from The Swedish Filminstitute, Gothenburgh City, The Swedish Arts Grants Committee and Film i Västerbotten.
Linder has been active in several artists groups; High Heel Sisters, Fylkingen and YES! Association. 2017 she founded SAQMI – The Swedish Archive for Queer Moving Images.