New Perspectives / International premiere

Flicker (Flimmer)

  • Patrik Eklund /
  • Sweden /
  • 2012 /
  • 96 mins

Kjell Bergqvist, Allan Svensson, Jacob Nordenson, Anki Larsson Olle Sarri / Fiction / Swedish

When a power cut strikes a small town in Northern Sweden, a chain reaction begins that sees sparks fly and lives change forever. Electricity allergies, lonely hearts, frustrating IT problems, and the ultimate solution for severe arachnophobia - the feature debut of Oscar®-nominated short director Patrik Eklund is a beautifully absurd, occasionally touching web of comical stories, endearingly brought to life by a charming ensemble cast.

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  • #1 Iain Leheny / Saturday 23 June, 2012 / 21:07 GMT

    What an enjoyable film! Tender and funny, very well made, can't recommend this highly enough.

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