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Short, oppressive film about a mountaineer whose life literally hangs in the balance, with his friend on the other end as a shaky counterbalance.
The two friends Graef and Henderson climb a mountain. They maintain a delicate mutual balance with the help of a rope. When one makes a mistake, the other has to catch him. When the inevitable happens, Henderson dangles above the abyss, with his friend Graef, with whom he can’t communicate, on the other side, as a counterbalance. The physical and mental fight of the young man, who is literally poised between hope and fear, is filmed up close.


Executive producer
Set geluid
Sound editing
Big Orange Music
Sound Design
Big Orange Music

Title: De balans
Year: 2012
Duration : 10 minutes
Category: Short Feature
Edition: NFF 2012

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