Hard On

A film by: Joanna Rytel

Secretly she is filming everything.
In a surreal apartment a cougar, a guest, a child and promises of a dog if the child plays along.

Country: Sweden
Length: 19’40”
Completion: 01/2019
Genre: experimental
Screening format: DCP, H264, ProRes
Spoken language: Swedish, English
Subtitle language: English

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  1. Göteborg Film Festival, Sweden (25 January – 4 February, 2019)
    Swedish Shorts
  2. American Documentary Film Festival, United States (29 March – 4 April, 2019)
    Official Selection
  3. Go Short – International Short Film Festival Nijmegen, the Netherlands (3 – 7 April, 2019)
    European Competition
  4. cellu l’art Short Film Festival, Germany (23 – 28 April, 2019)
    Out-of-competition: Kinky Shorts
  5. Indielisboa, Portugal (2 – 12 May, 2019)

Director: Joanna Rytel
Producer: Joanna Rytel, Helene Granqvist
Screenplay: Joanna Rytel
Cinematography: Lisabi Fridell
Editor: Joanna Rytel
Music: Saralunden och Easter
Cast: Rosie Alm, Karin Drake, Elektra Hedin, Adrian Popesco, Seamus O’Donnel