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:Programme 21
  • Screening Time / Venue:Sat AUG 15
    10AM - 10PM ONLINE
  • Irish Premiere
  • Links: Website

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Call of the Forest Screening

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 07 December, 2020

Still Voices Presents a Special Screening of Call of the Forest in partnership with Whose Woods These Are Tree Festival.

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  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 01 October, 2020

Submissions for the Still Voices Short Film Festival 2021 are now open!

2020 award winners

2020 Award Winners Announced!

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 16 August, 2020

Still Voices Short Film Festival 2020 Award Winners Announced!


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