Leif wakes up on the road, naked and bloody, with no memory of what has happened. No one believes him when he claims to have been abducted by aliens.

  • Sweden
  • 2013, 25 min
  • Director: Patrik Eklund
  • Director of photography: David Grehn
  • Editor: Patrik Eklund
  • Screenplay: Patrik Eklund
  • Music: Elk Skull, Örnbjörn
  • Cast: Jacob Nordenson, Svante Grundberg, Anki Larsson
  • Producer: Mathias Fjellström

Patrik Eklund

Patrik Eklund (b. 1978, Sweden) made his directional debut with One Christmas Morning, which has won several awards. His following short film, Situation Frank (2007), was selected for the Critics’ Week in Cannes 2007. His other films, Instead of Abracadabra (Istället för Abrakadabra, 2008) and Seeds of the Fall (Slitage, 2009) have been screened at many festivals and received several awards, inluding a Special Jury Mention for the latter at the Prague Short Films Festival in 2010. Instead of Abrakadabra was nominated for Oscar the same year. In 2012 he made a feature film Flicker and the next short film Syndromeda came a year later.