Title: “Mousse” (2014) 40 min
Original title: “Mousse”
Director: John Hellberg
Synopsis: What could be easier than robbing a small bookie place on the outskirts of town? It’s during the year’s biggest horse race event and the betting center Washington’s Tobacco looks like the ultimate hit for some fast cash. Mousse is a man of pride and principles and is fed up with living as a second-class citizen. But what happens when he faces principles different to his own?
Director’s biography: After working professionally as an editor since graduating from Stockholm Film School in 1999, John Hellberg turned his focus to writing and directing. He has directed a number of short films and documentaries. In 2009 his short film Galetten won the grand jury prize at Platforma Film Festival, Athens and the April Award at Milano Film Festival.
Writer: John Hellberg
Actors: Stéphane Bertola, Gunnar Ernblad, Marienette Dahlin, Roberto Gonzalez, Jonas Ahlgren
Swedish language/English subtitles