Det Lyse Mørket (Pushing Night Away)

About

A meeting between Eddie, who wants to die, and Kate, who is fighting to stay alive.

Screens with

2016 Program

Year

2016

Country

Norway

Runtime

20 min

Genre

Narrative

Credits

Director

Jade Hærem Aksnes

Producers

Siv Aksnes
Niels Peter Hærem

Writer

Jade Hærem Aksnes

Cinematography

Michael Spencer Smith

Editing

Michael Spencer Smith

Production Desgin

Frederk R. Siverstein

Artist Bio

Jade is from Norway, and graduated in 2014 from the American Film Institute Conservatory with an MFA in Directing. Prior to this she completed her studies in Norway with a BA in Film and TV Production, specializing in Directing, and an MA in Film Analysis.

Jade has written and directed several short films, amongst them her short "GOLDEN THREAD" which screened at 22 film festivals in the US and Europe, and won several awards including "Best Narrative Short", "Best Directing" and "Best Screenplay".

Based on her film production, Jade was awarded the Establishment Scholarship for Outstanding Artists from the City Government of Bergen, Norway, and recently she was also awarded the Artist Grant from the Norwegian Arts Council. Currently, she is working on developing her first feature film project.