You can spend a wintery Sunday afternoon with your child at a Danish zoo. On this particular day, a unique attraction awaits you. The staff at the zoo have set up a remarkable, mystic event involving the body of a young lion. Animals are also beautiful on the inside. But not all the spectators succumb to the magic of the show…

  • Genre: Documentary
  • Country: Poland
  • Running time: 12
  • Year: 2018
  • Color: colour

Director: Karol Lindholm

Script: Karol Lindholm

DOP: Martyna Jakimowska

Editing: Maciej Szydłowski

Production company: Studio Munka

About the director:

Karol Lindholm

Karol Lindholm

He comes from two sides of Baltic Sea. Born in 1990 in Koszalin, Poland. He studied Philosophy at Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan, and Jagiellonian University. He attended summer course in European Film Collage in Denmark. Now he is studying Film and Cinematography, Directing and Art Photography at the University of Silesia in Katowice.

At festivals:

Tampere Film Festival, Finland, 2019 (competition)

21st Mecal Pro, Barcelona International Short and Animation Festival, Spain, 2019 (screening)

European on Screen, Indonesia, 2019 (competition)

Rooftop Films 2019, USA, 2019 (screening)

CinemaAmbiente, Italy, 2019 (competition)

Documentarist 12th Istanbul Documentary Days, 2019 (competition)

FEST — New Directors | New Films Festival 2019, Portugal, 2019 (competition)

15th Lago Film Fest - International Festival of Independent Cinema, Italy, 2019 (competition)

XXII Guanajuato International Film Festival, Mexico, 2019 (competition)

FIKE Évora International Short-Film Festival, Portugal , 2019 (competition)

Ânûû-rû Âboro, New Caledonie, 2019 (Best International Short Film Award)

Inconvenient Films IDHRFF, Lithuania, 2019 (screening)

28th dokumentART – films & future, Germany, 2019 (competition)

Filmets Badalona, Spain, 2019 (competition)

35th International Short FF Berlin, Germany, 2019 (Best Environmental Film )

Scanorama, Lithuania, 2019 (Special Mention)

Triennale Milano, 2019 (screening)

21st Soria International Film Festival, Spain, 2019 (competition)

13th Vilnius International Short Film Festival, Lithuania, 2020 (Best Documentary Short Film )

Slamdance, USA, 2020 (competition)

Tampere Film Festival, 2021, Finland, 2021 (screening)

Short Film Biennale Vicenza 2021, Italy, 2021 (screening)