Discussion with Susanna Sternberg Lewerin, Professor in infectious animal diseases at SLU.

A two-voice analysis by a former French military and a Swedish veteran.

Cilla Fischer will talk about Sirius’ experience.

Yuliya Antonova is a russian director and actress who resides in Sweden. Born in 1994 in Ufa, she moved to Moscow in 2011 to study at the state University. At the same time she learned French at the French Institute of Moscow, applied to numerous casting and worked on her documentary about the life in a student home ( which was meant to part of an application to a summer internship at the FEMIS).

In Paris in 2015, Yuliya discovered the filmmaking movement – Kino – and becomed a kinoïte who actively played in French short films. Some of those were selected by the international short film festival of Clermont Ferrand, the international film festival of Aubagne etc.

In 2018, after studying cinema at the university of Oslo, Yuliya presented her first short film as director and scriptwriter « In the water ». The film was shot in Trouville within the festival Off-Courts creative lab. The same year she took part to the ”Uppsala Talangdagar” of the Uppsala International Short Film festival.
Since then she has worked on two self produced movies ( including “in your room”) and is currently directing her fourth movie.

5 Short Movies

In the Water

« You have to come out of your shell if you want to start living ». A young woman has disturbing visions. She tries to understand her dreams. She alone can overcome her fears.

In Your Room

There are some deals that one would rather forget. She finds herself alone in a room together with the Devil, or is it perhaps herself? Is the outcome of this meeting unavoidable?


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Pierre Jolivet was a recognized screenwriter when his first feature film was nominated for a César award.

The thirst for social justice is often his characters’ driving force as well as the reason of their isolation.

He is himself an advocate for the French “cultural exception”.

His 17th film, Victor and Célia, will be released in France in April.

Selected filmografi:

1985: Strictement personnel
1989: Force majeure
1999: Ma petite entreprise
2005: Zim and Co.
2008: La Très Très Grande Entreprise
2015: Jamais de la vie
2017: Les Hommes du feu

Jamais de la Vie

Franck works as a night watchman in a shopping mall. Ten years before he was a different man but now he lives a dreary life where every day and every night are the same. That is until one night he sees an SUV roaming around the parking lot. Curiosity awakens in him and causes him to intervene.


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