Nordic Lights

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The films in the MIX COPENHAGEN program span six continents and numerous countries, but the shorts featured in our recurring ‘Nordic Lights’ program hit closest to home. These are seven short films produced in the North, which we think are important and bring a special Nordic shine. Join us in the dark once again and let the northern lights guide you on this journey.

DIRECTOR

Screenings

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Saturday 24 October

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16:30

The Cinematheque—Asta

Nordic Lights

The films in the MIX COPENHAGEN program span six continents and numerous countries, but the shorts featured in our recurring ‘Nordic Lights’ program hit closest to home. These are seven short films produced in the North, which we think are important and bring a special Nordic shine. Join us in the dark once again and let the northern lights guide you on this journey.

Babydyke

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Babylebbe

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Tone Ottilie

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2019

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Denmark

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20

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Danish with English subtitles

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While navigating the codes of the queer community, 16-year-old Frede follows her older sister to a party to try and win back her ex-girlfriend.

Of Aska

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Ur Aska

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Myra Sofia Hild

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2019

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Denmark

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7

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Swedish with English subtitles

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Two women live happily together in a forest, but when one begins to change the other has a decision to make.

The Confirmation

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Konfirmanden

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Marie Louise Damgaard

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2019

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Denmark

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18

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Danish with English subtitles

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deadnaming, transphobia

It’s Mathias’ confirmation. Mathias is transgender and his mother does everything to protect him, but who is this day really about?

The Half Wall

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Veggen

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Ida H. Eldøen

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2019

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Norway

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6

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Norwegian with English subtitles

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A true story about the difficulties of communication and how it sometimes leads to silly misunderstandings.

Brother

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Bror

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Alexandra Alegren

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2019

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Sweden

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15

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Swedish with English subtitles

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Nico and Khalid discuss taking their friendship to the next level, but does Nico have the courage to act on his feelings?

XY

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Anna Karín Lárusdóttir

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2019

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Iceland

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15

mins

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Icelandic with English subtitles

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medical abuse

Lísa is struggling with her body when she finally finds a compassionate ear in her estranged best friend.

Don't, kiss .mov

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Fabio Liberti, Carl Olsson

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2019

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Sweden

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8

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No dialogue

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A duet about the love between two people in its most simple and recognizable form.

Screenings

Saturday 24 October

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16:30

The Cinematheque—Asta