march 16–26


On Solid Ground
Über Wasser
2021 Switzerland 12 min N-13
Short film
Added to my films

Summertime in a city. The coolness of a morning swim in the river quickly vanishes as the heat exacerbates insignificant daily nuisances. As Eli tries to escape the narrowness and agitation of the city, she keeps on facing aggression. Her rage starts to build up. 


World Premiere: Cannes Film Festival, Semaine de la Critique, 2021 

Awards: Best Director short film, Zurich Film Awards, 2021;

Bronze Star Award for Short Film, El Gouna Film Festival, 2021

Total votes: 6
Director(s) - Jela Hasler
Screenwriter(s) - Jela Hasler
Actors - Sofia Elena Borsani
Producer(s) - Olivier Zobrist, Anne-Catherine Lang
Cinematographer - Andi Widmer
Editor(s) - Florian Geisseler
Sound - Jacques Kieffer
Composer(s) -
Sales agent - KAPITEIN KORT
Distributor -
Production company -
Translation - Vaiva Statkaitytė
Dialogues - Swiss German, German
Subtitles - English, Lithuanian

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