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film-roll Canada, Norway / Color / 9' / 2017

In a universe where people are seeking connections with others, a woman and a small child are brought together as mother and daughter. Inside the bubble of the mother’s protection, the child learns about love and trust, and ultimately how to form her own attachments.

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Torill Kove

She was born (1958) and raised in Norway but now lives with her family in Montreal, Canada. In 2000 her first short film My Grandmother Ironed the King´s Shirts was nominated for an Oscar (Academy Award). Torill's breakthrough as a director came when she won the Oscar for her next short film The Danish Poet in 2007. In addition to directing and animating, Torill has also written and illustrated several children's books.

Director
Torill Kove
Screenplay
Torill Kove
Cinematography
ANIMATION
Torill Kove
Josefine Hannibal
Editing
Simen Gengenbach
Music
Kevin Dean
Sound Design
Luigi Allemano
Producer
Lise Fearnley
Tonje Skar Reiersen
Filmography
Me and My Moulton (2014)
Hocus pocus, Alfie Atkins (2013)
The Danish poet (2006)
My grandmother ironed the King's shirts (1999)
Animation Short FilmIn Competition