With his background from the radio documentary department of the Norwegian National Broadcaster (NRK) and as a feature writer for A-magasinet (Norway's biggest feature magazine), Sindre Leganger has a broad experience in journalistic storytelling both through sound and text.
His 2014 radio documentary «Still Glowing Strong» (NRK) won the jury's special commendation in Prix Europa. In 2015 he debuted as an author with «Sekstimeteren. Kampen mot klokka» for publishing house Cappelen Damm. He also made the podcast «Uløst» for VG/Rubicon, which later was awarded best podcast of the year at Norway's Prix Radio.
In 2016 he made several projects for an international audience, among them «Wood Fighting With Steel» for the American podcast Love + Radio, and the radio documentary «The Man is Falling» for BBC/Falling Tree Productions. He also made the podcast «Skuddet på Toftøy» for A-magasinet, which in 2017 was awarded best podcast of the year at Norway's Prix Radio.
In 2017 Sindre was awarded «Freelance Journalist of the Year» by the Norwegian Union for Journalists (NJ).
Sindre was born in 1987 and grew up in Østfold, Norway. He lives in Oslo and speaks Norwegian, English and Italian.
Photo by Martin Slottemo Lyngstad.