In a society where everyone has the ability to fly, the citizens anchor themselves to the ground via “gravitation boots”. Devoid of sunlight and the open sky, they go about their routine without any hope or delight. One day, however, a man decides he has had enough. He quits his job, loosens his bindings, and literally takes off.

  • Norway
  • 2006, 10 min
  • Director: Bobbie Peers
  • Director of photography: Jakob Ingimundarson
  • Editor: Pål Gengenbach
  • Screenplay: Bobbie Peers
  • Music: Evan Gardner
  • Cast: Danny Schlesinger, Kristin Krogh Sissner
  • Contacts: Norwegian Film Institute
  • Producer: Maria Ekerhovd, Glenn Gardner
  • Production: Dream Factory

Bobbie Peers

Bobbie Peers (1974, Norway) graduated from the London International Film School in 1999. Sniffer (2006) is his debut which won Palme D’Or at this year’s Cannes Film Festival.