Erlend Loe is a Norwegian novelist, screenwriter and film critic, best known for his children’s literature and satirical novels Doppler and Naive.Super.  Loe has a distinctive style of writing which is often likened to naïve art. He has gained popularity in Scandinavia with his humorous and sometimes naïve novels. In 1998 he co-founded Screenwriters Oslo – an office community for screenwriters.