On Suffocation

About

This dialogue-free film describes what happens when the system disregards basic human rights.

Screens with

2013 Program

Year

Country

Sweden

Genre

Narrative

Runtime

Credits

Director

Jenifer Malmqvist

Artist Bio

Writer/director Jenifer Malmqvist’s short films have been screened and awarded at festivals around the world. Both Peace Talk (2007) and Birthday (2010) have screened at the Sundance Film Festival. A graduate of the film directing program at the Polish National Film School in Lodz, Malmqvist was awarded a scholarship in memory of the Swedish film director Bo Widerberg in 2009. She is currently working on a short documentary and the script for her first fiction feature film. On Suffocation was a 2013 Sundance Official Selection. Jenifer is also the recipient of the 2013 Pixel Talent Award.