Born in 1968 in Stavanger, Norway. She studied illustration and graphic design at the Norwegian National College of Art & Design (1988-1990) as well as animation at Volda University College (1990-1992), where she also completed the third year of documentary filmmaking. In 1996, she received a master’s degree in animation (specialization: multiplan technique) from Oslo National Academy of the Arts. Since then, she has been working in her own animation studio – Trollfilm AS. Her film “Tornehekken” (“The Hedge of Thorns”) has been awarded in numerous international film festivals and was nominated for Cartoon d’Or. Her latest film “Sinna mann” (“Angry Man”) has gained even more critical acclaim and has been screened at a variety of film festivals, winning numerous Best Film, Grand Prix and Audience awards. At the moment, Anita Killi is working on her first full-lenght film – “Christmas Survivors”, which, just like the earlier works from her filmography, evokes a mysterious atmosphere and conveys an important message.