Norwegian short films in competition
Director: Fanny Ovesen
Producer: Lotte Sandbu, Den norske filmskolen
Anarchy ensues when the young girls at a birthday party start testing the limits of how far they can go.
Director: Truls Krane Meby
Producer: Ragna Midtgard, Mer film
Syrian refugee Walid lives alone at a refugee centre in northern Norway when he one day gets a distraught phone call from his family who is fleeing through Europe. Will they be able to reunite with Walid?
Director: Ernst De Geer
Producer: Marte Hansen, Den norske filmskolen
Arvid’s ego and desire for recognition becomes a problem when his sister arrives in Sweden to perform at the concert hall where he works.
Director: Kristian Pedersen
Producer: Tonje Skar Reiersen og Lise Fearnley
An abstract reconstruction of when the atom bomb detonated over Hiroshima in 1945.
Director: Marius Myrmel
Producer: Elisa Pirir, Mer film
ARMOUR is an intimate and vulnerable portrait of a group of teenage boys where social status is everything and to be man enough is the ultimate achievement.
Director and producer: Det Sporadiske Filmkollektivet
Love isn’t easy for Nadar, but he doesn’t give up even if life gets tough. The problem is that he doesn’t see how tough he makes life for others.
Director: Brwa Vahapour
Producer: Aurora H. Bjørnhaug, Den norske filmskolen
A Kurdish family are on their way to a wedding on a cold winter’s day when they collide with a wild animal. The father Aram has to make a decision, kill the animal or try to save it?