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Directed by Isabella Carbonell
Sweden, 2015
Short, Drama


Markus is a boy in an institution for young sex offenders. There is no physical intimacy to be found there so the inmates violently grab and punch one another instead. Markus’s only friend inside is the unpredictable Tobias.

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Boys Directed by Isabella Carbonell

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

2015 | Semaine de la critique


2015 | Winner: Live Action Short Film (Grand Jury Prize)