Nordic Shorts 1: Let’s Talk About Sex(uality) 

Stories about vaginas, fake orgasms and gender norms.

Sara’s Intimate Confessions

After being confronted with her fear of being too big, Sara, who’s 181 cm tall and heavily built,
begins to explore her perception of love, sex, and femininity, with her talking vulva.

Orig. title: Saras intime betroelser
Director: Emilie Blichfeldt
Country: Norway
Year: 2018
Duration: 22 min
Fuck You

Alice is together with Johannes but she wants more space to be herself. On a night out with friends, she steals a strap-on and challenges her boyfriend’s thoughts about girls.

Director: Anette Sidor
Country: Sweden
Year: 2018
Duration: 15 min
The Artist Has a Baby

The male genius disappears into another world of creativity and inspiration, he sits isolated from the world for days and through pain creates the perfect Art. But what happens to the artist when her body starts working for someone else, someone much bigger than the Art?

Orig. title: Konstnären får barn
Director: Sanna Lenken
Country: Sweden
Year: 2018
Duration: 11 min
How Was It For You?

Sophia has never had an orgasm. Ina fakes them, while Idun plainly states that she doesn ́t come. Meet three women with very different stories, but who all have something to say about the unavoidable question:
“How was it for you?”

Orig. title: Kom du?
Director: Jo Lyngklip Kyhlensø
Country: Norway
Year: 2018
Duration: 30 min
When Pride Came to Town

A provocative yet heartwarming story about the clash between conservatism and sexual freedom in one of Europe’s most liberal countries. We meet 52-year old Norwegian Bjørn-Tore, who fled to the big city in order to escape the everyday homophobia he experienced in his rural hometown. When the very same village is hosting Norway’s first rural Pride parade, Bjørn-Tore is filled with mixed emotions about returning. Tension rise as a local church group organize an anti-LGBTQ rally, just weeks before the parade.

Orig. title: Bygdehomo
Director: Julia Dahr, Julie Lunde Lillesæter
Country: Norway
Year: 2018
Duration: 18 min