Infantile – a short film directed and written by Vera Sjunnesson

An affectionate moment in synchronized swimming class raises twelve-year-old Mira's courage to test the boundaries of her friendship with the coach.

A moment in synchronized swimming training makes twelve-year-old Mira intrigued about her middle aged coach, Lucy. She remains in the building after class, fakes an injury and lies about her absent mother. Lucy is captivated by Mira’s imaginary world and invites Mira to her home. When Mira proceeds to test Lucy’s boundaries, they are both exposed to the schism between dream and reality.

Starring :
Momo Burns-Min
Eileen Weisinger
Nela Wagman

 

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Contact:
Vera Sjunnesson
+46 (0)763-196-231 (se)
+1 347-744-7076 (us)
vera.kastrup@gmail.com

Jan 2016:
- Gothenburg Film Festival, Startsladden (Best Swedish Short) Nominee
April-May 2016:
- Svensk Kortfilm c/o Folkets Bio
- Stockholm Experimental & Animation Film Festival

June 2016:
- Capalbio International Film Festival
Sept 2016:
- Nordisk Panorama Film Festival
- Cinema Queer Int Film Festival
Okt 2016:
- Tampa International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival
Dec 2016:
- KORT og KALD in Hammerfest, Norway