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Short animation in which a boy stands anxiously by a swimming pool. He developed a mortal fear of water. Will he be able to conquer his childhood trauma?
A boy with a traumatic past has developed an intense fear of swimming pools and water. As a boat refugee, he once ended up in the water and almost got killed. Today he will have to face his deep-rooted anxiety, trying to participate in swimming activities with his classmates. In this short, pithy animation, he must conquer his childhood trauma while striving to become someone who is no longer restricted by his biggest fear.


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Hogeschool voor de Kunsten Utrecht
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Title: De Golf
Year: 2022
Duration : 4 minutes
Category: Short Feature
Edition: NFF 2023

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