PUSHING NIGHT AWAY
Drama | 23 min | Norway | 2016
Production company: Zarepta Film Production AS
Official selection at 28 film festivals worldwide, and winner of numerous awards including "Best International Film" at the Academy Award-qualifying HollyShorts Film Festival. OSCAR® contender for Best Live Action Short Film 2019 with campaign funding from the Norwegian Film Institute. Distributed to festivals by the Norwegian Film Institute.
"The magical pièce de résistance [...] Unapologetically surreal yet grounded in
heartbreaking realism, it’s the best short film I’ve seen so far this year".
- Orlando Weekly
"This is a film that will live for a long time in our hearts".
- Jury Statement "Best Short Film", WENIFF