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GIFFONI EXPERIENCE 2014 - 18.27 July

Sections & Films


Category: Edition 2014


A young boy, Alfred, is dying. Through the stories about Helium - a magical fantasy world, told by the hospital's eccentric janitor Enzo - Alfred regains the joy and happiness of his life, and finds a safe haven away from daily life.

Original Title Helium
Category Official Competition
Section Generator +18
Tipology Short Film, Fiction
Duration 23'
Production Year 2014
Nationality Denmark
Directed by Anders Walter
Screenplay Anders Walter, Christian Gamst Miller-Harris
Director of photography Rasmus Heise
Editor Lars Wissing
Sound Mikkel Furbo
Main cast Marijana Jankovic, Casper Crump, Pelle Falk Krusbæk (see all)
Produced by Tivi Magnusson, Kim Magnusson

Anders WalterAnders Walter

Illustrator, graphic designer, director. Born 1978. Has attended the School of Visual Arts in New York, 1999-2001, taking classes in illustration and film. Has released the comic book Solas and created film posters for several Danish films. Director of music videos for Danish artists. His debut as short film director came with DEN TALENDE KUFFERT (2011). His short film 9 METER (2012) was shortlisted for an Academy Award nomination in the Live Action Short category, while HELIUM (2013) won the Academy Award.


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