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It’s John’s first day at school. Unexpectedly his eleven-year-old big brother Mika shows up to follow him to assembly. But Mika has plans other than just taking John to school. Mika sees it as his mission to teach John the hard facts of the world, starting with the merciless demands of the schoolyard.
LIKE IT’S UP TO YOU
Elina joins her new colleagues for a drink after work. A simple answer to a simple question all of a sudden turns the local bowling alley to an interrogation room.
Tipuana, a five year-old girl experiences a limbo when she tries to pass to ”the other side” in her desperate urge to meet her recently deceased father again. It is a short story that happens in an undefined place, and also in an undefined future.
Two men are hiding behind a fence at a border checkpoint. They have just started their escape from oppression and persecution in their home country. Only one of them will arrive in Sweden. He is the comet.
THE MUSIC BOX
The happy family trip to celebrate Maja’s seventh birthday turns dark when Maja disappears, only to be found, staring apathetically into the window of an antique shop, at an old music box.
A group of girls aged 6–8 wander around in the neighbourhood throwing trash around. The group of older girls is just as frustrated, but their restlessness expresses itself in other ways and limits are constantly tested. Each scene grazes you with recognition and manages to crawl in under your skin.