When you shatter your fantasies, the pain may be crippling or transformative. You will want to go back to the fantasies because you will never be sure whether you have really broken free.
The film mixes stop frame animation with dance, puppetry and live action. It is filmed in the amazing underworld of Wieliczka salt mines outside Krakow in Poland, and in Scottish sand dunes.
Original title: Salt
Format: Short fiction
Length: 11 min. 30 sec.
Language: No dialogue
Director: Maria Lloyd
Producer: Ingvil Giske in co- production with Plesnar & Krauss Films (PL) and Aurora Film (NO)
Financing: Norwegian Film Institute, East Norwegian Film Senter, NRK, Fund for Sound and Image, Nikon and Zeiss