The Ballad of Beatrice


1. short films


Short film, musical
2009

A surrealistic musical about the love between a woman and a talking photocopier in a patriarchal slave society. Beatrice is one of many women who work hard under the unfair boss, mr Kättström. As time goes by, the love between Beatrice and the photocopier grows and together they decide to fight the injustices at their workplace.

1st Prize: Stockholmsdiamanten –
Vårrullen Filmfestival 2009

Official selection:
Göteborg International Film Festival 2009
Uppsala International Short Film Festival 2008
Arizona International Film Festival 2009
Loesje IV Short Film Festival, Berlin, 2009
Cinefiesta, Puerto Rico 2009
Open Screen, Kulturhuset, 2009
Jugendmedien Festival Berllin, 2010
Graduation film at Stockholm Film School 2008

Cast:
Saga Gärde
Rafael Edholm
Nils Moritz

Directors: Jonatan Sköld, Jonatan Etzler
Screenplay: Richard Ekman
DoP: Vuyo Jama, Fredrik Olsson
Original Music: Jonatan Etzler