Sparks fly from anticipation in the winter air of a town surrounded by forest. Only a day remains until the ‘passing of the moon’, the cosmic event that seems to cause anxiety only in 10-year-old Maria. Meanwhile, the girl’s family focuses on trite reality while she attempts to comprehend the upcoming incident. Will she receive a calling from the winter forest? Will she find a companion in the local weirdo? Can the little heroine save a sliver of what will soon be gone forever?
She was born in 1989 in Switzerland and lived and worked in several European countries, including in Norway, Germany, the UK and Poland. She holds degrees in Media and Communication Theory, specializing in Film Production and Screenwriting at Goldsmiths College, University of London. Starting in 2013, she has taught at the new film school in Sarajevo, founded by director Béla Tarr.
2013 Przed minięciem / Before Passing (short)