Haunted / Hjemsøgelsen

A film by: Christian Einshøj

A mother, who rarely sees her filmmaker son, suddenly encounters a ghost outside of his childhood bedroom. He pays her a long overdue visit, to explore the mystery, and contemplate why his family has drifted apart.

Country: Denmark
Length: 30′
Completion: 04/2018
Genre: documentary
Themes: Human interest
Screening format: DCP, H264, ProRes
Spoken language: Danish, Norwegian
Subtitles: English

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Festivals:

  1. Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival, Canada (26 April – 6 May, 2018)
    Short Film Competition
    Won: Best Short Documentary Film
  2. Palm Springs International ShortFest, United States (19 – 25 June, 2018)
    Official Selection
  3. Kinemastik International Short Film Festival, Malta (27 – 29 July, 2018)
    Neck of the Woods
  4. Flickers’ Rhode Island International Film Festival, United States (7 – 12 August, 2018)
    Short Film Competition
  5. Odense International Film Festival, Denmark (27 August – 2 September, 2018)
    National Competition Won: Story Teller Award & FILMFYN Talent Award
  6. Nordisk Panorama Film Festival, Sweden (20 – 25 September, 2018)
    Nordic Short Film Competition
  7. Helsinki International Film Festival – Love & Anarchy, Finland (20 – 30 September, 2018)
    Official Selection
  8. Uppsala International Short Film Festival, Sweden (22 – 28 October, 2018)
    Out of competition: Dokurama – Ghost in the Machine
  9. Louis International Film Festival, United States (1 – 11 November, 2018)
    Official Selection

Director: Christian Einshøj
Screenplay: Christian Einshøj
Producer: Christian Einshøj
Cinematographer: Christian Einshøj
Sound: Sune Kaarsberg
Editor: Christian Einshøj, Sofie Steenberger
Composer: Toke Brorson Odin