Swedish and Polish. He graduated from Stockholm Academy of Dramatic Arts and Wajda School in Warsaw. He has directed festival-winning shorts like THE APPLE TREE (Audience Award, Göteborg FF; Winner, Palm Springs FF; Cannes Critics’ Week) and THE BIG LEAP (Palm Springs FF, Montreal World FF, Raindance FF, Göteborg FF). He has even fought with Ingmar Bergman’s demons while directing SCENES FROM A MARRIAGE for the theatre stage. Rus really feels at home when the humor gets black and the theme existential.