Focus on Sweden / International premiere

Sanctuary (Faro)

  • Fredrik Edfeldt /
  • Sweden, Finland /
  • 2013 /
  • 88 mins

Jakob Cedergren, Clara Christiansson, Maria Heiskanen, Göran Stangertz, Gunnel Fred, Per Burell, Lena Carlsson / Fiction / Swedish

On the run from the police, a father escapes with his daughter into a dream.

Fredrik Edfeldt

Fredrik Edfeldt (b. 1972) grew up in the Stockholm suburb of Vallentuna. He studied film theory and mass communication at Stockholm University, as well as filmmaking at Stockholm’s filmskola. Edfeldt’s feature film debut, The Girl / Flickan (2009), opened internationally at the Berlin International Film Festival in February 2009 and received a Special Mention in the Generation 14+ section. The film was also selected as one of 10 films in the Variety Critics' Choice program at the 2009 Karlovy Vary International Film Festival.

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