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Original title Excess Will Save Us
Film type Kortfilm
Category Documentary
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Production company
Swedish release 2019-03-27


Festival contact (short):

Josefina Mothander
+46 8 665 12 67

Jing Haase
+46 8 665 11 43



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Director of Photography
Film Editor
Story Editor
Film Commissioner


Produktionsbolag Vilda Bomben Film AB
Advance allocations Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet
Distributor in Sweden (DCP) Folkets Bio AB 2019

Technical specifications

Width DCP
Length in minutes 14 min

Release dates

Release in Sweden 2019-03-27 Sweden
Festival showing 2019-01-27 Capitol Göteborg Sweden Göteborg Filmfestival 2019
2019-10-22 Slotts Uppsala Sweden Uppsala Kortfilmfestival 2019


The Guldbagge Award Stockholm 2020 Best Short Film
Festival Award Créteil 2019 (Best french speaking short film, Créteil International Women's Film Festival, Frankrike)
Bryssel 2019 (The International ‘Grand Prix’, Brussels Short Film Festival, Belgien)
Gimli 2019 (Best International Short Award by the programming committee, Gimli Film Festival, Kanada)
Nevers, Nièvre 2019 (Jury's Prize, Partie de Campagne, Frankrike)
Special Mention Dijon, Côte-d'Or 2019 (Hedersomnämnande / Special Mention, Fenêtres sur courts Dijon, Frankrike
Festival Award Aix-en-Provence 2019 (Bästa film / Le Grand Prix, Festival Tous Courts, Frankrike)
Stockholm 2019 (Tempo Short Award, Tempo dokumentärfestival, Stockholm 2019)
Uppsala 2019 (Early Bird Award, Uppsala International Short Film Festival, Sverige)
Tehran 2019 (Bästa kort film / Best Short Film, Fajr International Film Festival, Iran)
Grimstad 2019 (Bästa dokumentärfilm / Best Documentary Film, Grimstad Kortfilmsfestivalen, Norge)
Champagne 2019 (Publikpris / Audience Award, War On Screen, Frankrike)
Elverum 2019 (Bästa nordiska film / Best Nordic Film, Elverum, Norge)
Special Mention Angoulême, Charente 2019 (Hedersomnämnande / Special Mention, Angoulême Short Film Festival, Frankrike)

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