This short was made for the 2012 Scandinavian Videomarathon contest, where you are to make a film withing 48 hours. You get a theme on a Friday at 12:00am, and the finished film has to be delivered at 12:00am on a Sunday. It’s really stressful, but you learn a lot! This years theme was punishment. I did also participate in 2009 with this film (the theme was scapegoat):

I shot the film with a Canon 5D mark ii, using my Canon 24-70mm f2.8L indoors and my Canon 24-105mm f4.0 outdoors. I also used my WalKam steadycam and some really cheap bulbs (Check them out here:

Cast and crew:
Ida – Ingrid Marie Thorlacius
Mathias – Morten Vang Simonsen
Screenwriters – Inger-Lill Eikaas, Lotte Sandbu and Anders Øvergaard
Production manager – Lotte Sandbu
Sound recorder – Inger-Lill Eikaas
Director & Cinematographer – Anders Øvergaard (
Editors – Anders Øvergaard and Lotte Sandbu
Music – Anders Øvergaard
Thanks to – Torkil Lund Johansen

This year we actually ended up winning the 2. prize with our film “Catch me”, and we are really happy!