photo © Pius Neumaier

For most people, sleep comes naturally, but for others, the night turns into an ongoing struggle to drift off into oblivion. This film explores what it’s like to be awake against one's will and the feelings that accompany the passing of sleepless time.
Category Documentary, Short
Year of Production 2012
Director Anna Frances Ewert
Screenplay Anna Frances Ewert
Cinematography Pius Neumaier
Producer Isabelle Bertolone
Production Company Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film München (HFF/M)
Length 10 min 8 sec
Format DCP, HDCAM, b&w, 16:9
Original Version
Subtitled Version English
Festivals Dokfest Munich 2012, Sundance 2013, Huesca 2013, Edinburgh 2013, Warsaw 2013, Curta Cinema Rio de Janeiro 2013, Black Nights Tallinn 2013, Go Short Nijmegen 2014

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