National Competition 4
25/10 - 17.00 Slottsbiografen
29/10 - 11.00 Slottsbiografen
32-year-old Hanna runs in to a friend who invites her to a party close by. The party consists of five twentyyear-
old boys. At first, Hanna feels uncomfortable, but soon she feels like sheâs one of them.
SWEDEN 2010. Fiction. Swedish dialogue, English subtitles. 14 min. DIRECTION: Fijona Jonuzi SCRIPT: Gustaf Boman BrÃ¤nngÃ¥rd PHOTOGRAPHY: Sophia Olsson PRODUCTION: Emma
Kjellander. Fijona Jonuzi, b 1977, studied at the School of Photography and Film, GÃ¶teborg, and is both a director and a writer. SELECTED FILMOGRAPHY: 2009: KÃ¤nslan 2007: Juni
During one night in Stockholm a taxi drives through the empty streets. We get to hear stories from various taxi
drivers sharing their memories, opinions and aspirations.
SWEDEN 2011. Documentary. Swedish dialogue, English subtitles. 8 min. DIRECTION: Anders Jedenfors PHOTOGRAPHY: Jallo Faber PRODUCTION: Kalle Wettre. Anders Jedenfors,
b 1978, graduated from Edinburgh College of Art in 2008. During his studies he made films for British Channel 4 and Swedish Television. His previous work has been screened at film
festivals all over the world. SELECTED FILMOGRAPHY: 2011: Konservatorn 2008: Space Travel Accoring to John (screened at Uppsala 2009) 2007: The Final Fix 2006: Two Dreams
FOLLOW THE WATER
Suddenly an unexpected figure comes out of the water in a lake somewhere in Sweden.
SWEDEN 2011. Fiction. No dialogue. 4 min. DIRECTION: Elin Magnusson. Elin Magnusson, b 1982, has studied art at University College of Arts, Crafts and Design.
SELECTED FILMOGRAPHY: 2009: Skin (screened at Uppsala)
Do you remember the idol of your childhood? How you felt and how your mind went? Imagine fulfilling that
dream as a grown-up. A film about great devotion and a little bit of anguish.
SWEDEN 2011. Documentary. Swedish dialogue, English subtitles. 19 min. DIRECTION/SCRIPT/PRODUCTION: Frida Franker PHOTOGRAPHY: Simon Jedvik, Frida Franker.
Frida Franker, b 1982, has studied art at Valand School of Fine Art, GÃ¶teborg and at Kanazawa College of Art, Japan. Sheâs made several exhibitions and directed her first
documentary in 2009. SELECTED FILMOGRAPHY: 2009: VarifrÃ¥n kommer fÃ¥rskinnsfÃ¤llen?
DAY OF THE HOMINID
By a prehistoric dark lake lives the Hominid, surrounded by luscious fruits, protozoons and mystical birds. But
the peace wonât last long.
SWEDEN/UK 2011. Animation. No dialogue. 15 min. DIRECTION/PRODUCTION: Eva-Marie Elg ANIMATION: Kolbeinn Karlsson, Eva-Marie Elg PHOTOGRAPHY: Haris Mlivic.
Eva-Marie Elg, b 1982, runs the production company Happy Endings Productions Ltd. Day of the Hominid is her sixth short film since leaving Uppsala University in Sweden in 2003.
SELECTED FILMOGRAPHY: 2008: Att sova och drÃ¶mma om mat (screened at the festival in 2009) 2005: A Trail of Pictures 2002: En Vacker Matt
After having been cheated on and left by her boyfriend, Katrin is sitting apathetically in her apartment.
Touched by an unexpected event outside her window, Katrin decides to face him.
SWEDEN 2010. Fiction. Swedish dialogue, English subtitles. 8 min. DIRECTION/SCRIPT: Charlotta Miller PHOTOGRAPHY: Erik Andersson PRODUCTION: Emma Sahlgren. Charlotta
Miller, b 1972, has worked as a props assistant, an assistant director and as a casting manager for ten years. She won the swedish national film award Guldbagge for casting the film
Kid Svensk. SELECTED FILMOGRAPHY: 2011: LÃ¥tom oss alla hjÃ¤lpa till
KILLING THE CHICKENS TO SCARE THE MONKEYS
It is about a state and how it chooses to communicate with citizens of different opinions and how a woman
suddenly finds herself in the middle of an ongoing political game.
SWEDEN 2011. Fiction. Chinese dialogue, English subtitles. 24 min. DIRECTION/SCRIPT: Jens Assur PRODUCTION: Jens Assur, Anna Carlsten. Jens Assur, b 1970, is a freelance
photographer and a cinematographer. This is his second short film. SELECTED FILMOGRAPHY: 2005: Den sista hunden i Rwanda (screened at Uppsala 2006)