PUSHING NIGHT AWAY

Drama | 22 min | Norway

Director/writer: Jade Hærem Aksnes

A meeting between Eddie, who wants to kill himself, and Kate, who is fighting to keep herself alive.

Production company: Zarepta Film Production AS

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OSCAR® contender for Best Live Action Short Film 2019.

Official selection at 27 film festivals worldwide, 

including​ the Academy Award-qualifying HollyShorts Film Festival (USA)

and Cleveland International Film Festival (USA).

Winner of 5 awards including "Best Short Film", 

"Best International Short" and "Best Screenplay".

"Unapologetically surreal yet grounded in heartbreaking realism, 

it’s the best short film I’ve seen so far this year".
Orlando Weekly

Full list of festivals and awards: 

https://www.pushingnightawayfilm.com/festival-awards