Edmond's impulse to love and be close to others is strong ... maybe too strong. As he stands alone by a lake contemplating his options, he goes on a journey backwards through his life, and revisits all his defining moments in search of the origin of his desires.

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Nina Gantz was born in Amsterdam and grew up in Rotterdam. Her graduation film from the St Joost in Breda Art School, ZALIGER, went on to be selected at 37 festivals including the Annecy Int'l Animated FF, Encounters FF and the Sichuan Festival in China where it was awarded the Golden Panda for Best Student Film.

Cast & Crew

Directed by: Nina Gantz

Written by: Nina Gantz

Produced by: Emilie Jouffroy

Cinematography: Ian Forbes

Editing: Nina Rac

Costume Design: Eva Roelfs

Original Score: Terence Dunn

Sound Design: Rob Turner

Animation: Adam Watts, Nina Gantz, Terri Matthews

Nominations and Awards

  • European Short Film 2016