The Calling

Mardjuret

Directed by Frida E. Elmström

2021

Animation

8 min

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Sweden

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Color

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No dialogue

poster

Synopsis

The Animal hears a calling and decides to find its source. At the bottom of a well it discovers something both frightening and familiar.

Festivals

2021

  • Uppsala International Short Film Festival | National Competition
  • Lund International Fantastic Film Festival | Audience Award selection

2022

  • Go Short - International Short Film Festival Nijmegen | Family Shorts 10+
  • Oberhausen International Short Film Festival | Children’s and Youth Film Competition
  • Odense International Film Festival | Official Selection Competition (ANI5)

Cast & Crew

  • Animation:Frida E. Elmström
  • Script:Frida E. Elmström
  • Cinematographer:Frida E. Elmström
  • Editor:Frida E. Elmström
  • Sound design & mix:Gabrielle Wikhede
  • Music:Marco Regazzoni
  • Producer:Anders Wilhelmsson
  • Production Company:Menado

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