Echo (Eko)

Bavarian Premiere

Screenings: Saturday, March 25, 2006, 20:00 and Sunday, March 26, 2006, 15:00 (BITTER)


Country of Origin: Sweden
Year of Production: 2004
Duration: 16′
Category: Fiction

Director: Goran Kapetanovic
Screenplay: Alexander Skantze, Lotta Lättström
Cinematographer: Jonas Alarik
Editor: Karin Tallroth
Music: Magnus Andersson performed by Katzen Kapell
Producer: Osiel Ibañez
Cast: Vera Veljovic, Ariel Petsouk, Anders Johannisson, Peter Perski

Synopsis: Things are going pretty well for Sonja. She left the ex-Yugoslavian war and lives peacefully with her family in Sweden. The normal life she is trying to live is interrupted by her trauma from the war.

Festivals & Awards: Paris Short Films Festival 2004, Telluride Film Festival 2004, MIFED Emerging European Filmmakers 2004 (Emerging European Filmmakers Award), International Student Film Festival Hollywood 2004, International Festival of Filmschools Montevideo 2004, Stockholm Film Festival 2004 (Jameson Award), Sleepwalkers Student Film Festival Tallinn 2004, Short Cuts Cologne 2004, Sofia International Film Festival 2005, Filmfest Dresden 2005, Sehsüchte Potsdam 2005, Sao Paulo International Short Film Festival 2005, International Short Film Festival Berlin 2005