Kevin Haefelin / 0:17:00 / Switzerland / Comedy / 2020
A Japanese trumpet player on a cultural pilgrimage to discover New York City jazz experiences a hell of a night after being lost in Brooklyn.
- 42nd Max Ophuls Pries, AUDIENCE AWARD
- 2020 BAFTA Student Film Awards Shortlist
- 24th Rhode Island Int. FF, BEST COMEDY SHORT & AMBASSADOR AWARD
- Woodstock FF, BEST NARRATIVE SHORT
- Calgary Int. FF, HONORABLE MENTION BEST STUDENT FILM
- Japan Connects Hollywood, BEST SHORT & BEST DIRECTOR
Kevin is a Swiss filmmaker based in New York. He graduated from Geneva University of Art and Design (HEAD) with a BFA in film and is finishing an MFA in Directing at Columbia University. His award-winning short films have been invited to over 200 film festivals worldwide and nominated for the BAFTA Student film Awards.