Tor Fruergaard

Director. Born 1980. Graduated in 2010 from the animation programme at the National Film School of Denmark with the claymation short "Venus."

Fruergaard's animated "Growing Pains" (2014), about a boy who turns into a werewolf when he is sexually aroused, was selected for the short film competition at Toronto Film Festival.


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Film Year Function Category
The Child Soldier’s New Job 2016 Production design DK/Documentary
Vitello Digs a Hole 2015 Storyboard consultant DK/Short fiction
Growing Pains 2014 Direction DK/Short fiction
Venus 2010 Direction DK/Short fiction
It came from the west 2007 Direction DK/Short fiction

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