Fanny

A Film by Halfdan Ullmann Tøndel

Synopsis

Fanny is in her mid-twenties and has just moved back to her hometown to start at the local University. During student orientation week she struggles to bond with the other students, and decides to seek out an old friendship.

Director

  • Picture of Halfdan Ullmann Tøndel © Sigrid Strand Bjorbekkmo

    Halfdan Ullmann Tøndel

    Halfdan Ullmann Tøndel (1990) is a Norwegian director. He was selected in the Future Frames section at Karlovy Vary IFF with his graduation film Bird Hearts (2015), which continued to screen at festivals all over the world. It also won several awards including Best Short Film at the Norwegian Short Film Festival. Fanny (2017) is his second short film. It premiered at Aspen Shortsfest and got nominated for Best Short Film at the Norwegian film awards Amanda. He´s currently finalising his third short, My Sweet Runner and developing his first feature film.

Awards + Festivals

  • 25th ASPEN SHORTFEST (Official Selection, Aspen, USA)April 4, 2017
  • 43rd SEATTLE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Seattle, USA)May 18, 2017
  • 39th NORWEGIAN SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Grimstad, Norway)June 13, 2017
  • 30th LOVE & ANARCHY - HELSINKI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Helsinki, Finland)September 14, 2017
  • 27th OSLO FUSION INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Oslo, Norway)September 18, 2017
  • 11th IRIS PRIZE (Official Selection, Wales, UK) October 10, 2017
  • 15th FILMFEST DÜSSELDORF (Official Selection, Germany)November 15, 2017
  • 10th SIDE BY SIDE LGBT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Saint Petersburg, Russia)November 16, 2017
  • NORTH CAROLINA FILM AWARD (Competition, North Carolina, USA)November 16, 2017
  • 13th PRAGUE SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Czech Republic)January 17, 2018
  • 30th MINIMALEN SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Trondheim, Norway)January 24, 2018
  • 3rd SHANGHAIPRIDE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, China)June 9, 2018
  • 33rd ALPINALE (Official Selection, Nenzing, Austria)August 7, 2018
  • 11th LA CABINA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Valencia, Spain)November 14, 2018

Crew

Screenplay
Halfdan Ullmann Tøndel
Producer
Andrea Berentsen Ottmar
Director
Halfdan Ullmann Tøndel
Director of Photography
Øystein Mamen
Art Direction
Kaja Raastad
Costume Design
Alva Brosten
Editor
Halfdan Ullmann Tøndel & Bendik Mondal
Sound Design
Odin Eggen Brække
Music
Okay Kaya

Details

Running Time
29 min.
Shooting Format
Digital
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
1:2.35
Sound
5.1

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

Markus Kaatsch
aug&ohr medien
Riemannstr. 21
10961 Berlin, Germany

+49 (0)30 61620068

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

PRODUCTION COMPANY

Frokost Film
Andrea Berentsen Ottmar
Sverres gate 5
0652 Oslo, Norway

+47 92427426

andrea@frokostfilm.no
www.frokostfilm.no

DIRECTOR

Halfdan Ullmann Tøndel
Brands gate 2A
0171 Oslo, Norway

htoendel@gmail.com