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GIFFONI EXPERIENCE 2012 - 14.24 July

Sections & Films


Category: Edition 2012

Lennart is bullied at school until the beautiful Julia moves in next door. She teaches him how to fight back, but what will happen when Julia’s dark past comes between them?


Lennart è vittima di un gruppo di bulli a scuola fino a quando la bella  Julia si trasferisce nell’appartamento accanto. Lei gli insegna a reagire, ma cosa accadrà quando l’oscuro passato di Julia si frappone tra loro?

Original Title Å snu seg mot solen
Category Official Competition
Section Generator +13
Tipology Short Film
Duration 27'
Production Year 2012
Nationality Norway
Directed by Nina Knag
Screenplay Nina Knag, Ingrid Skagestad
Director of photography Magnus Flåto
Sound Edward Myhre
Main cast Sebastian Warholm (Lennart)
Hedda Marie Bay (Julia)
Svein Roger Karlsen (Karlsen)
Agnete G. Haaland (Kjersti)

regista-towardNina Knag
She was born in 1984. Nina has a degree in Visual Culture from The University of Bergen (2004-2007), and studied film production at Westerdals School of Communication in Oslo (2007-2010). She has written and directed several documentaries and short films, including THE SECRET COUNTRY (2009), which has been screened at several international film festivals.


Nina Knag
È nata nel 1984. Nina ha conseguito una laurea in Cultura Visiva presso l'Università di Bergen (2004-2007), e ha studiato produzione cinematografica alla Scuola di Comunicazione  Westerdals di Oslo (2007-2010). Ha scritto e diretto diversi documentari e cortometraggi, incluso THE SECRET COUNTRY (2009), presentato in diversi festival cinematografici internazionali.



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