Twinkle twinkle little star

Heidi Maria Faisst, Denmark, 2006

58 min.DK/Short fiction

A chamber play taking place around Christmas, where Liv, her brother and mother are to celebrate Christmas together. The father has recently left the family and 14-year-old Liv cannot accept that Christmas is not what it used to be. Liv does her best in order to keep both family and Christmas together, but when her mother invites a young colleague to celebrate Christmas with the family a painful struggle for power between Liv and her mother takes place. This eventually affects all involved.
Basic information Credits
Original title Liv
Danish title Liv
Other titles New Danish Screen 001
Keywords Girls, Mothers, Mother-daughter relationship, Jealousy, Families, Power struggles, Christmas
Director Heidi Maria Faisst
Screenplay Heidi Maria Faisst
Producer Meta Louise Foldager Sørensen
Director of Photography Manuel Alberto Claro
Editor Jacob Thuesen
Sound Morten Groth Brandt
Composer Povl Kristian
Production designer Charlotte Bech
Appearance Malou Reymann, Nastja Arcel, Paw Henriksen, Frederik Paarup
Production country Denmark
Domestic distribution Danske Filminstitut
International sales TrustNordisk
Technical info 1816 meter, 35 mm, 1,33:1, color, Dolby SR
Danish rating Allowed for children over the age of 11
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Production company Nimbus Film
Domestic distribution Danske Filminstitut


Direction Heidi Maria Faisst


Script Heidi Maria Faisst


Producer Meta Louise Foldager Sørensen


Cinematographer Manuel Alberto Claro


Editing Jacob Thuesen


Music Povl Kristian

Production design

Production design Charlotte Bech


Wardrobe Pernille Holm


Sound Morten Groth Brandt


Liv Malou Reymann
Livs mor Nastja Arcel
Livs bror Paw Henriksen
Danny Frederik Paarup

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