I Will Always Love You Kingen
Amanda Kernell | Sweden | 2017 | 30 MIN | Short Drama
Saturday 21 October 2017 | 5:45 PM
TIFF Bell Lightbox, Cinema 2
Screening as part of Love Stories
In the dead of winter in northern Sweden, a young man panics when his girlfriend is about to give birth. Confronted with the realities of fatherhood, he must overcome his betrayal - and the community’s anger - to reconnect with a love he chose to leave behind.
Filmmaker Amanda Kernell (Sámi) is one of the bright stars of contemporary Swedish cinema. Her first feature film Sámi Blood was a milestone in Scandinavian filmmaking and received rave reviews and numerous awards, including the Göteborg film festival’s Dragon Prize (2017), the largest film cash prize in the world.