Night Shift


NIGHT SHIFT (2012), Documentary 12:00min.
Denmark / Kenya

Official Selections:
FIDÉC / Brussels Short Film Festival, BE - World Premiere
Oaxaca International Film Festival, MX
Da Vinci Film & Arts Festival, US

Selected for Aeon Film International, 2014

As dusk rolls in over the purple sky of Nairobi, two men are approaching a white villa in an embassy neighborhood. 12 hours as night guards lies ahead of them and as darkness falls and crickets fill the garden, some of life's bigger questions begin to surface.

Directed by Carl Olsson and Lea Hjort Mathiesen
Commissioned by Danida - Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark
Shot on location in Nairobi, Kenya, 2012
Original Music by Rune Funch
Sound mix: Sigrid D.P.A. Jensen & Sophia Maj
Translation: Sarah Sejer