Tauba

by Camilla Figenschou
21.06.20

Welcome to the screening of Camilla Figenschou's latest film Tauba! The film takes us on a journey to an artist residence in Kvalnes, Lofoten.

About the film

Tauba is a film about a group of artists in residence in the small coastal town. Susanne is visiting with her two daughters, and starts a new collaboration with the dramaturg Tor. Her daughters gets involved in a new performance project by choreographers Toon and Thomas, while the artist couple Viktor and Damla is making a video about a troll in the forest. In a visually playful way, we get to experience how these artists work on their environmental projects.

With actors Anna Katharina Haukeland, Håkon Mathias Vassvik, and artists Damla Kilickiran, Viktor Pedersen, Toon Van Borm, Thomas Voll and Kjetil Berge. Produced by Se Nå, by producers Shahrukh Kavousi and Yngvar Christensen.

About the filmmaker

Camilla Figenschou (b. 1978, Lofoten) is a filmmaker and visual artist educated from Konstfack in Stockholm, Film Studies at Universidad del Cine in Buenos Aires, and at Nordland College of Art and Film. She works mainly with narrative film and photography. In 2010 she debuted with her first short film The beginning of no night. To open, to see (2012) was widely shown internationally, and won the prestigious Terje Vigen award at the Grimstad short filmfestival in 2012. In 2016 she shot her first feature length film Bow and Arrow.

Title
Tauba
Director
Camilla Figenschou
DOP
Øystein Mamen
Year
2020
Country
Norway
Duration
1 h 32 min
Language
Norwegian