Nittonhundraåttioett

(1981)

Svezia, 2018, HD, 13', col.

director:

Dawid Ullgren

1981

Stockholm, 1981: Ivar convinces his partner Pål to go to a sauna, in the city, to have fun together, live new experiences, meet new people. While Pål is awkward and hesitant, Ivar sees this place as the trigger that will allow him to realise his most secret desires. But this illusory paradise can have limits, turning into a nightmare, and exposing insecurities and old hurts that they believed were safely hidden.

screenplay

Anton Nyberg

photography

Josua Enblom

production design

Elias Kahn

makeup

Amanda Rosenkvist Ågärd, Mikael Andersson

sound

Simon Smårs, Gustaf Forsberg

music

Minna Bolin

cast

Bengt Braskered, Per Öhagen, Razmus Nyström

producer

Isaac Inger

production

Dagsljus, Stockholm University of the Arts

 

Dawid Ullgren
dawid.ullgren@hotmail.com

 

Dawid Ullgren

Biofilmography

Dawid Ullgren is a Swedish director, screenwriter and film editor. He studied screenwriting at the Alma Writers’ College and directing at the Stockholms dramatiska högskola. He debuted in 2013 with the short film Karlek kl 03.56, which he also produced, followed by Den som gräver en grav (2014). In 2016 he presented Mr. Sugar Daddy at the TGLFF, a film which was then included in the serial project Boys on Film 17: Love Is the Drug (2017). In 2017 he presented Freaks at the Gothenburg Film Festival.