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.

2013 Archive

Book Tickets

Want to save for later?

Login or Register to add this movie to 'My EIFF'. Build a list of all the movies you want to see during the festival and share it with your friends!

Comments

Login or Register to post / report comments

There are currently no comments.

2014 Festival Diary:
June

M T W T F S S
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30

Click on a day to highlight movies on that day.

Films by Continent

Map

Share this page

Share this Film Festival page with your friends and family.

Find Films By Strand

EIFF is split into Strands. Use them to help find your films.

What are the strands?