Director: Nicolai G.H. Johansen
Denmark, 2021, 17 min
Cast:SANDRA GULDBERG KAMPP, NOAH SKOVGAARD SKANDS
Crew:Writer: Nicolai G.H. Johansen. Producer: Anna Dammegaard Søllested.
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Gothic horror meets small town teenage romance as we follow a girl roaming the streets, gazing at a boy. Soon it becomes clear that she is bound to something. In the attic of her house resides a sinister presence who she serves. As the infatuation grows, she is torn between her desires and her ties.
About the director
Nicolai G.H. Johansen is a Danish director born in 1994. Johansen graduated from the Danish independent film school, Super8, in 2021. He is interested in character-driven narratives, usually centering on lonely people struggling to connect to the world. Fascinated by the inner life and rhythms of these characters, he likes to subvert genre expectations in order to find the relatable in the irregular. He is a firm believer in mood and atmosphere being the driving force of cinema.