When Light Fades(2020)
Written & Directed by Daan Groot
A poetic short film about a ten-year-old boy struggling with depression. As he spirals further into isolation, it’s getting harder for him to resist the visions of an offered escape.
Short film | 00:11:33 | Narrative Fiction | Themes: Depression, Youth, Children | Colour | 4:3 | The Netherlands | Spoken language: Dutch | Subtitles: English | Format: DCP, ProRes | Dolby 5.1 & Stereo LtRt
Fransiska Prihadi, program director Minikino: “Intense and brutally emotional, I feel guilty to find it beautiful at the same time.”
- Minikino Short Film Week Bali 2020, programmers choice competition, Indonesia. 🏆
- Nederlands Filmfestival 2020, debut competition, the Netherlands.