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3.6
189 Ratings

Instead of Abracadabra

Istället för abrakadabra

Directed by Patrik Eklund
Sweden, 2008
Short, Comedy

Synopsis

Tomas is a little bit too old to still be living with his parents, but his dream of becoming a magician leaves him with no other option. His father just wants him to grow up and get a proper job.

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Instead of Abracadabra Directed by Patrik Eklund

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2010 | Nominee: Best Short Film, Live Action

Los Angeles Film Festival

2009 | Winner: Best Short Film (Audience Award)

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