Nordic Shorts B

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Poor Things
Oct
20
4:30 PM16:30

Poor Things

Director: Joachim Morre
Premiere: US Premiere
Country: Denmark

One day, Ronja is being followed by an unknown woman. The experience sparks off her interest and she is instantly drawn towards the mystery surrounding the stranger and her actions. To her regret, she is not the only one being followed by the woman.

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The Barber
Oct
20
4:30 PM16:30

The Barber

Director: Melanie Aronson
Premiere: International Premiere
Country: Sweden

FADI, a Syrian refugee who works as a barber in a make-shift salon in a refugee camp in Southern Sweden provides a neutral ear for the various ethnic and political groups residing in the hotel camp. FADI’s customers reveal the struggles of every day immigrant life in Sweden and the dynamics between peoples within the camp. When FADI develops a relationship with a new client, he is forced to question his own values, which are already so often challenged by life in Sweden.

Within seconds, FADI must make a potentially life-altering decision that may alleviate the pain
from his past, but may change his future forever

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Dark Chamber
Oct
20
4:30 PM16:30

Dark Chamber

Director: Ottó Bánovits
Premiere: East Coast Premiere
Country: Sweden

The Camera Obscura (latin for Dark Chamber) is an optical device that led to the photographic camera. It consists of a box or a room with a hole on one side.

This film is areconstruction of an event that took place near the border of Austria and Hungary in the
Summer of 2015.

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Oct
20
4:30 PM16:30

The artist has a baby

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Director: Sanna Lenken (NIFF Alumni)
Premiere: New York Premiere
Country: Sweden

The male genius disappears into another world of creativity and inspiration, he sits isolated from the world for days and through pain creates the perfect Art. But what happens to the artist when her body starts working for someone else, someone much bigger than the Art?

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