the family farm

The Family Farm

A daughter moves from the family farm as a nineteen year old. Twenty years later her aging parents still live and work on the farm. The daughter/ director tells a story about choices in life, mortality and the ambivalence of leaving a place that symbolises both security and stagnation.

Director Bio

Kim Jansson, born 1977, is a Swedish filmmaker, producer and artist based in Gothenburg, Sweden. She holds a BFA in Fine Art from Valand Academy, University of Gothenburg (2016) and have also attended film studies at Biskops Arnö (2017).


  • Directed by:Kim Jansson
  • Written by:Kim Jansson
  • Produced by:Kim Jansson
  • Runtime:13 mins
  • Completion Date:January 1, 2019
  • Country of Origin:Sweden
  • Country of Filming:Sweden
  • Category:Non-Fiction
  • Selection:TBD
  • Screening Time / Venue:TBD
  • Links: Website

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official selection 2020

Official Selection 2020

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 26 June, 2020

Official Selection for Still Voices Short Film Festival 2020 Online Announced.

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Cruinniú na nÓg 2020

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 03 June, 2020

Online Events for Cruinniú na nÓg 2020.

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2020 Submissions Closed

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 01 June, 2020

Submission deadline for 2020 has now passed.


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