Canadian Premiere

Ovan Gruvan (Above the mine)

Kiruna, north of Sweden; after a series of strange events, the town is set in motion. 

SYNOPSIS

In Sweden, the Kiruna iron ore mine, one of the largest in the world, is eating away at the city’s underground. Some of the centre’s large houses are at risk from landslides and must be relocated in their entirety, in a slow and majestic ballet captured by the camera of Théo Audoire and Lova Karlsson, architects of a constantly moving urban landscape.

Theme(s): , Environnement, Urbanity

DETAILS

Director | , Lova Karlsson, Théo Audoire
Year | , 2022
Country | , France, Sweden
Duration | 14 minutes
Original language | , Swedish
Subtitles | , English
Image | Lova Karlsson, Théo Audoire
Sound | Lova Karlsson, Théo Audoire
Sound mixing | Ange Hubert
Music | Vassily Mitrecey
Editing | Léa Chatauret
Production | Anne Luthaud, Marcello Cavagna

DIRECTOR

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Lova Karlsson

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A graduate of Sint Lukas School of fine Arts in 2019, Lova Karlsson is an artist and psychoanalyst. She develops a work between writing, directing and music. She was published by Sabir magazine and showed her video work in several exhibitions in Belgium. Ovan Gruvan is his first film produced, co-directed with Théo Audoire.

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Théo Audoire

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Théo Audoire graduated from Paris School of Fine Arts in 2020. In 2020 he receives the Thaddaeus Ropac des amis des Beaux-Arts award and is selected by the cultural ministry for the program Nouveaux Mondes, for his upcoming film Who killed the Aérotrain?. Ovan Gruvan is his first produced film, directed together with Lova Karlsson.

CAREER

Visions du Réel • Premiers Plans - Angers • Festival international du court métrage de Clermont-Ferrand • RIFF - Rome Independent Film Festival • Traces de Vies • Uppsala Short Film Festival

UPCOMING SCREENINGS

SCREENING 1 | 

22 July 2024 at 20h45

Parc des Faubourgs 

This film is included in screening Short film competition – Programme #1