SlottsbiografenTuesday, 24 October 19:00
SlottsbiografenSunday, 29 October 19:00
THE AMULET I AM NADJA
To live in a family with a father that abuses the mother and at the same time try to protect and care for two younger siblings, to wish for something good to happen and in the same time wonder where there is some help to find. Nadja, 12 years old, is trying to survive in a very dysfunctional family.
WE ARE GOTTSUNDA
“We are Gottsunda” presents Gottsunda citizen’s own stories in four episodes during 2017-2018. What are the challenges and solutions for the future? What dreams and role models have the power to change?
ALONG WITH THE WIND
A female photographer is at a historic site to take photos. There, she meets an old man who’s lost his pocket watch, but he doesn’t know where or when. The girl follows the old man, and during their short journey they get to know each other, and the girl learns more about time, and about life.
THE PHONE CALL
A man is in a difficult situation. He calls the only one who could possibly help him, but will he help? Can he help? The elementary question is, can you really help yourself?
Maja, 22 years old, is standing on a platform waiting for a train that is five minutes away. She stands there because she is considering taking her own life. We hear her thoughts about the society, her own value and whether or not she is going to jump.
This short film can be described as a visual poem. It is not a traditional film, it is rather a dialogue with the audience. The project’s strongest guiding principle is interest, desire and will. It addresses concepts such as fairness, empathy and freedom without necessarily being preachy or severe.
Danne and Hugo are neighbours who spend all their time building model airplanes. When the airplanes finally reach the sky, they run the risk of being destroyed within minutes. “You have to be ready for that,” Hugo says, “otherwise, you shouldn’t be doing this.”