A Still Sea

Antoine (17) is trapped in an ocean of negative thoughts that affect his entire existence in Norway. He tries to suppress it, but his destructive behavior pulls him further and further into the deep.

  • Program
  • Original title
    Et stille hav
  • Director
    Håvard Fandrem
  • Writers
    Moyna Elanor Söderstrand
  • Photo
    Michael-Mark Lanham
  • Actors
    Ruben Lemonnier, Anna Dworak
  • Playtime
    21 min
  • Year
    2020
  • Country
    Norway

Before long

Between the darkness of her dying mother’s hotel room and the heat of the sun outside, 17-year-old Fanny is split between grief and lust during a Summer holiday in Southern Europe.

  • Program
  • Original title
    Om litt
  • Director
    Sylvia Le Fanu
  • Producer
    Caroline Hitland
  • Writers
    Mads Lind Knudsen
  • Photo
    Jan Bastian Munoz Marthinsen
  • Actors
    Billie Barker, Kashayar Afshar, Ingunn Beate Øyen, Anders Mossling
  • Playtime
    26 min
  • Year
    2020
  • Country
    Norway

Cam Boy

A young couple enters the thriving world of camming to fulfill their ambitions and reignite their stalling relationship. However, when things don’t go as planned, an unexpected metamorphosis of flesh and fantasy occurs. Cam Boy is a thrilling vision of modern love in a digital world.

  • Program
  • Original title
    Cam Boy
  • Director
    Ivar Aase
  • Producer
    Øyvind Eriksen Lierhagen
  • Writers
    Erik Ivar Sæther
  • Photo
    Josefine Lundberg
  • Actors
    Ingrid Giæver, Ruben Rosbach, Sofia Su
  • Playtime
    22 min
  • Year
    2020
  • Country
    Norway

Fucking Adopted

Are you going to find your “real” parents? Therese and Nora have no plans on doing that. They are both adopted from India and came to Norway as babies but have never talked about adoption together. Nora invites Therese inside a box. Here they paint their skin white, teach each other to fight, and try to figure out why it’s so difficult to say out loud “I am adopted!”

  • Program
  • Original title
    Fuckings adoptert
  • Director
    Nora Nivedita Tvedt
  • Photo
    Jan Bastian Marthinsen
  • Actors
    Therese Vikøren, Nora Nivedita Tvedt
  • Playtime
    22 min
  • Year
    2020
  • Country
    Norway

Made in Skene

When Johan’s dad passed away, he decided to move back into what himself describes as a junkyard accompanied by an overgrown jungle. His father, a peterpanian  herbalist who never grew up for the good & bad, and with an unhealthy relationship to alcohol, becomes more present as Johan walks pass the half dying plants inside the great greenhouse while talking about his dream this summer; To turn this pile of garbage into a festival dedicated to his father. As most things, it’s easier said than done, but with friends it’s at least a whole lot funnier than without.

Norwegian Couscous

Dounia is in love with Erik. He wants to take the step further in the relationship, and it’s time for Dounia to introduce her Norwegian boyfriend to her Muslim family. Can Dounia’s two worlds be united?

  • Program
  • Original title
    Norwegian Couscous
  • Director
    Mohamed Chakiri
  • Producer
    Ingvil Sæther Berger
  • Writers
    Rakel Kraft Biørnstad
  • Photo
    Kim-Andre Aspen
  • Actors
    Nedja Bouzaida, Fredrik Ditlev
  • Playtime
    19 min
  • Year
    2020
  • Country
    Norway

Papapa

In a near future, a young girl is meeting her donor-father for the first time. Together they go through experimental therapy exercises, in the hope of making their relation more than just a theory.

  • Program
  • Original title
    Papapa
  • Director
    Kerren Lumer-Klabbers
  • Producer
    Jeppe Wowk
  • Writers
    Emil Wahl
  • Photo
    Uffe Mulvad
  • Actors
    Anna Filippa Hjarne, Thure Lindhardt
  • Playtime
    22 min
  • Year
    2020
  • Country
    Norway

Please wait

The film opens a window into the lives of two brothers Peshawa and Komar, at the Drevsjø asylum center (Norway). Through an observational lens we will learn the dreams of the brothers. Furthermore, we get to know their hopes, which become a feeling of loss due to the uncertainty of their situation.

  • Program
  • Original title
    Vennligst vent
  • Director
    Hazhir Ibrahimi
  • Photo
    Uffe Mulvad
  • Actors
    Komar Shirepuor, Peshawa Shirepuor
  • Playtime
    18 min
  • Year
    2020
  • Country
    Norway

Proud

Rohat is a young hip-hop artist that is currently finalizing his first official album. His album is dedicated to his father that recently passed away. Rohat has many unanswered questions, both from himself and from his father. Rohat tries to process his loss through his music, and also to be honest about his own feelings.

  • Program
  • Original title
    Stolt
  • Director
    Martin Torvbråten
  • Photo
    Michael-Mark Lanham
  • Actors
    Rohat Yldiz Ciftci, Tristan Troy Rasay, Merdal Yldiz
  • Playtime
    25 min
  • Year
    2020
  • Country
    Norway

ROSANAZI

A teenage girl and her band of misfits form a young group of neo-Nazis. The friends are like family. They live by their own rules and push the limits of morality, but eventually loyalty is put to the test.

  • Program
  • Original title
    Rosanazi
  • Director
    Sunniva Kveum
  • Producer
    Oda Kruse
  • Writers
    Solveig Stephens
  • Photo
    Jónína Guðbjartsdóttir
  • Actors
    Sofie Nilsask, Selma Wiking, Rasmus Savic
  • Playtime
    19 min
  • Year
    2020
  • Country
    Norway

When ordinary life shackles me

Dream and realism appear in a sensuous film about a young woman who’s searching for her own nature. A desire to find freedom, far away from the ordinary life.

  • Program
  • Original title
    When ordinary life shackles me
  • Director
    Andrea Tank-Nielsen
  • Photo
    Josefine Lundberg
  • Actors
    Bjørn Andreas Bull-Hansen, Andrea Tank-Nielsen
  • Playtime
    17 min
  • Year
    2020
  • Country
    Norway

You are not alone

Gertrud and her friends have always had a good time together through the years. But as her husband’s illness gets worse, and she finds herself on the edge of losing her job, her friends plan to put a smile on her face again.

  • Program
  • Original title
    Vi er her
  • Director
    Anna Elisa Martensen
  • Photo
    Kim-André Aspen, Jónína Gudbjártsdottír
  • Actors
    Margrethe Martensen, Anne-Li Engström, Efie Beydin, Gertrud With
  • Playtime
    24 min
  • Year
    2020
  • Country
    Norway