Folke Rydén and Mattias Klum are the founders of Our Baltic Sea Media Project, supported by BalticSea2020.
Folke Rydén has won numerous international awards and his documentaries have been shown all over the world.
Folke Rydén was born in Uppsala, Sweden. With an MA in journalism from the University of Stockholm, he began working for Swedish national television in 1982. In 1989 Folke Rydén became the U.S. Correspondent for SVT, based in Washington D.C. He moved to Hong Kong in 1996.
In 1993, he was awarded the Bonnier Grand Prize in journalism – the most prestigious journalism award in Sweden
Today Folke Rydén is living and working in Sweden where he has his own production company, FRP AB.
Folke Rydén’s great passion is skydiving. He is a five-time National Champion and he has participated in several record-breaking skydiving formations.