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Born and raised in the west coast of Sweden. Started making films in the mid 90´s together with brother Pelle Magnestam, now production designer at Magnolia, and bff Mårten Larsson, currently vfx supervisor at Marvel.

After a good 5 years of shooting TV-shows, music promos and shorts, Dramatiska Institutet accepted Ola for 3 years of cinematography studies. After graduating with a bachelor in fine arts in 2008, Ola has been shooting documentaries, drama series and a couple of shorts and features.

Please visit Olas own website for more information.

Feature film

Tsatsiki dad and the olive war, Skills, Elkland,


Zebrarummet EP 7, Tunna Blå Linjen, Sjölyckan (S2 EP !, 5-8,) The Restaurant (Vår tid är nu S3) EP 7-8, The Ambassador EP1-4, 9-10, The Restaurant (Vår tid är nu S2) EP1-4, 8-10, The Restaurant (Vår tid är nu S1) EP5-8, Ängelby, Slå han på käften, Real Humans (2nd unit), The office Sweden, Grotesco S1, S2, Playa del sol S2,


Davis Berron, Gustaf Åkerblom, Sanna Lenken, Bill Schumacher, Anna Zackrisson, Molly Hartleb, Lisa James Larsson, Martin Huss, Musse Hasselvall, Micke Lindgren, Jacob Seth Fransson, Jacob Beckman, Peter Grönlund, Sanna Lencken, Kicki Kjellin, Per Hanefjord, Stina Lütz,

Production Companies

FLX, Anagram Film, Jarowskij, GKU, B-Reel, STRIX, Lillasyster, Palladium Film, Esteban, Acne, Flat tire, Baluba, Filmlance, SVT Drama, Tre Vänner, HobbyFilm