It’s summertime and the coolness of a morning swim quickly vanishes as the heat exacerbates insignificant nuisances. As Eli tries to escape the narrowness and agitation of the city, she keeps facing aggression. Her rage starts to build up. The film competed at the 2021 Crtics’ Week, Cannes.
Jela Hasler studied photography and video. Her short films were shown at international festivals and won several awards. She was awarded an artist residency in Paris as well as the Carte Blanche for the International Short Film Festival Winterthur. She’s an alumna of the ZFF Masterclass and the GIFF New Talent Screen. She was a jury member in several film festivals and is a board member of Pro Short and the Swiss Short Film Association.
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