Home Grown, 2017

Type:

Animation short

Original title:

Home Grown

Directed by:

William Reynish

Screenplay by:

Simon Oded Weil & Emil Nygaard Albertsen

Produced by:

Lina Flint

Starring:

Alba Heydenreich, Simon Bennebjerg, Thomas W. Gabrielsson

Release:

2017

Running time:

20 minutes

Financiers:

Danish Film Institute – New Danish Screen

Nordisk Film

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Synopsis

The 12-year-old girl Darya was once evacuated from a nuclear disaster, and now returns to her hometown to look for her father. When she arrives, everything has changed. The town is grown over by amazing nature, and wild animals have moved in. Darya travels down memory lane and in the overwhelming town she succeeds to find her father. But also he is completely changed and it forces Darya to leave the past behind her and try to adapt to a new world.

Contact

Producer
Lina Flint
lina.flint@nordiskfilmspring.com
+45 28 49 75 31

Festivals

OFF – Odense Film Festival
Nitehawk Shorts Festival
NORDEN Festival
BUFF International Film Festival
Madrid IFF
Barnefilmfestivalen
Around International Film Festival
Atlanta Shortsfest
NYLA International Film Festival
BUSTER
London International Motion Picture Awards
Denver Underground Film Festival Awards
Fusion International Film Festivals – North
Frankly Film Fest
Flensburger Kurzfilmtage
Best Shorts Competition
Oulu International Children’s and Youth Film Festival
VOID International Film Festival Copenhagen

Awards

Around International – Paris October 2018 Selection

Best Animation

NYLA International Film Festival

Best Animation

Best Shorts Competition

Special Mention

Profiles

William Reynish

Director

Graduated from The National Film School of Denmark 2014

2017:

“Home Grown” Animation Short

2014:

“Whole” Animation Short

Emil Nygaard Albertsen

Screenwriter

Graduated from The National Film School of Denmark 2013

2017:

“The Guilty” Featurefilm

2017:

“Joe Tech” TV series

2015:

“The Elite” Featurefilm

2015:

“Kanonkongen Freja” TV series

Lina Flint

Producer

Graduated from The National Film School of Denmark 2015

2017:

“The Guilty” Feature film

2017:

“Joe Tech” TV series

2017:

“Home Grown” Animation Short

2015:

“The Elite” Feature film

2015:

“In Darkness” Short film

2014:

“Whole” Animation Short

Simon Oded Weil

Scriptwriter

Graduated from The National Film School of Denmark 2013

2017:

“Home Grown” Animation Short

2016:

“Kanonkongen Freja” TV series