Korparna (Ravens)
Korparna (Ravens)
Festival in Media
Section: International Competition
Country: Sweden 
Year: 2017

 

Korparna (Ravens)

color/ 107 minutes

Director: Jens Assur. Screenplay: Jens Assur. Cinematography: Jonas Alarik. Editing: Åsa Mossberg. Cast: Reine Brynolfsson, Maria Heiskanen, Jacob Nordström.

1970s, Sweden- Hard working farmer Agne struggles with the harsh reality of his daily life, hoping his teenage son Klas will take over the farm and continue his legacy. Klas however, dreams of a world far away from this rural existence. Sumptuously lensed, this powerful coming of age story paints a tangled web of shame, guilt, madness and the dreams of youth.

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Jens Assur


Jens Assur was born in Jämtland, Sweden. His short films include The Last Dog in Rwanda (2006), Killing the Chickens to Scare the Monkeys (2011), A Society (2012), and Hot Nasty Teen (2014). Ravens (2017) is his debut feature.

 

 

 

Filmography:

2006 The Last Dog in Rwanda (Short)
2011 Killing the Chickens to Scare the Monkeys (Short)
2012 A Society (Short)
2014 Hot Nasty Teen (Short)
2017 Ravens