In 1913 off the shore of Marstal, South Denmark’s maritime Capital, former Captain and Ship Broker Albert Madsen sees the town’s sailors succumb to a violent death in an apocalyptic premonition. Cursed to wait for his vision to become a reality he drowns in his solitude. Three years later the echoes of his dreams come true as war arrives in Marstal.
This is a story about dreams, war, grief and sailor men.
This animation short film is based on the chapter "Visions" from the novel "We, the drowned" by Carsten Jensen. Gyldendal (2006)
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Director: Luc Perez. Producer: Ellen Riis. Co Producer: Gitte Randløv.Screenplay: Michel Fessler, Luc Perez Sound design , music and Mix: Yann Coppier. Production: Basmati film, Masto Media (dk)
With the support of Dansk Film Institute, ANIS, FilmFyn, Den Vestdanske Filmpulje.