Section: Short Film Competition


Days Without

Ivar Erik Yeoman
EE/ GB-SCT/ PT , 2022, 15 Min

After a chaotic incident involving his wife, a worker is left alone with his one-year-old daughter. He begins to experience doubts about his abilities as a father, as well as about whether he will ever see his wife again.

The film will be shown as part of the "Long Night of Short Films" in the Weltspiegel (large hall) in original version with English subtitles and simultaneous German translation.

Text: Joshau Jádi
English: Peter Rickerby

Stella Carneiro
Aline Belfort
Mazin Helal
Felipe José
Anita Kremm
Mazin Helal
Bia Tafner
Kino Eyes Masters Consortium, Lusófona Filmes
Ivar Erik Yeoman

Ivar Erik Yeoman - Ívar Erik Yeoman is a writer/director of fiction and documentaries from Iceland, where he studied philosophy before focusing on filmmaking. In 2016 he finished a Directing Fiction diploma from FAMU in Prague and then graduated with a master’s degree in the same from Kino Eyes (studying between Lisbon, Edinburgh and Tallinn) in 2021.  In between he worked in the film industry in Iceland, most notably for the local director Hlynur Pálmason, of which he also made a documentary about the making of his 2019 feature A White, White Day (2019 premiere at Cannes’s Critics Week)  called Scenes from a Process, premiered at Skjaldborg Documentary Film Festival in 2020. In 2022, Ívar Yeoman completed two short fiction films in Estonia which are currently in distribution, Days Without and Uibu Talu.

We use cookies on our website. Some of them are essential for the operation of the site, while others help us to improve this site and the user experience (tracking cookies). You can decide for yourself whether you want to allow cookies or not. Please note that if you reject them, you may not be able to use all the functionalities of the site.