1. Security Official Trailer

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    Security is a drama about a lonely security guard, working the graveyard shift in a colossal Johannesburg shopping mall, who finds solace in a storefront mannequin. The short film was produced as part of the Africa First Short Film Program sponsored by international production company Focus Features.

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    • A Kosovo Fairytale

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      Produced by: Tapiwa Chipfupa Arcada/Afda/Wits directed by: Anna-Sofia Nylund, Samantha Nell, Mark Middlewick Written by: Samantha Nell, Mark Middlewick Sound design by: Ludvig Allén Music by: Ludvig Allén Edited by: Mark Middlewick Animation: Samantha Nell A Kosovo Fairytale is a touching message for the little brother, so that he could understand the tough decision his family made – they fled to Finland, but he was left in Kosovo. The skilled animation tells the story of a happy family in the midst of war. Even if Finland is good, the family’s worry for the one left behind does not ease. The film illustrates collective pain and provides an intimate picture of one of Kosovo’s numerous human tragedies Doc Point 2010 Festivals: 2009: Kettupaivat (national shortfilm festival Fin) 2010 DocPoint (Fin) Tampere Film Festival (Fin) Winner of student prize Artisokka -Helsinki woman film festival (Fin) Women of the Sun film festival (SA) aye aye film festival (FRA) Artova Film festival (FIN) honor prize Love and Anarchy (FIN) Doc Leipzig Festival (GER) Con Can movie festival (JAPAN) October filmfest (FIN) 2011 Tempo Festival (SVE) Monstra Festival (POR)

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      • My Joburg State of Mind

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        Directed by: Anna-Sofia Nylund / Mark Middlewick Produced by: Anni Kotkamaa Cinematography: Barry Buttress Sound design: Sarah Faye de Muynk Edited by: Anna-Sofia Nylund Music by: Barry Buttress, Marilyn Middlewick Crime is one of the biggest problems of the apartheid-plagued South Africa, and also one of the biggest reasons for leaving the country. Also Mark Middlewick is tired of living among electric fences, bars and alarms in his house in an upper class villa neighbourhood. He yearns to leave abroad, but is the constant state of fear just an illusion, or is life in Johannesburg really as dangerous as it feels inside his own bubble?

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