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Slightly magical-realist drama about Elf (11), who after her father’s disappearance takes care of her mother and brother. Meanwhile, the longing for her father just grows stronger.
Since her father’s disappearance, the eleven-year-old Elf takes care of her younger brother Jonas. Meanwhile, their mother increasingly retires to her room upstairs. While time passes, in this short slightly magical-realist drama, Elf crawls further into her own world, where she, gazing across the water, keeps longing for her father.


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Title: Elf
Year: 2019
Duration : 13 minutes
Category: Short Feature
Edition: NFF 2019


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