PUSHING NIGHT AWAY
Drama | 22 min | Norway | 2016
Writer/director: Jade Hærem Aksnes
A meeting between Eddie, who wants to kill himself, and Kate, who is fighting to stay alive.
Production company: Zarepta Film Production AS
OSCAR® contender for Best Live Action Short Film 2019.
Official selection at 27 film festivals worldwide,
Winner of 5 awards including "Best Short Film",
"Best International Short" and "Best Screenplay".
"Unapologetically surreal yet grounded in heartbreaking realism,
it’s the best short film I’ve seen so far this year".
- Orlando Weekly
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