Nordic Lights Short Film Program
The films in the MIX 2019 program span four continents and numerous countries, but the shorts featured in this ‘Nordic Lights’ program hit closest to home, literally. These are five short films produced in the North, which we think are important and bring a special Nordic shine. Join us in the dark and let the northern lights guide you on this journey. My World in Yours Jenifer Malmqvist / Sweden, 2019 Swedish with English subtitles Sham has a secret. A secret that neither her girlfriend Stella, nor her hip Malmö girl crew know. About something in Sweden, and someone in Palestine Entangled Juho Reinikainen / Finland, 2018 Finnish with English subtitles To seduce and be seduced. Stories of sex, power, trust and desire are shared by four individuals in this intimate confessional. Break Me Irasj Asanti / Norway, 2018 Norwegian with English subtitles TW: Self-harm, Homofobia Mansour is in love with his best friend Andreas. But their love is put to the test when Mansour’s strict, conservative father sends him away and pressures him to get married. Amfi Mathias Broe / Denmark, 2018 Danish with English subtitles Nominated for the Lili award Three men are gathered in an amphitheatre, where their deepest shame, fears and secrets are about to surface. Through this process they come to accept their own fluidity. Bacchus Rikke Alma Krogshave Planeta / Denmark, 2018 A young woman called Alex is fed up with modern life. This is until Bacchus arrives, who lures her into a multicoloured world where anything goes. The Cinematheque has level access.
October 28, 2019 • 16:45