• Former Cult Member Hears Music for the First Time

    Directed by Kristoffer Borgli
    Norway/USA | 12 minutes |

A woman has escaped captivity from her abusive family. A magazine invites her to a journalistic experiment: hearing music for the first time.


film details

Director: Kristoffer Borgli
Producers: Kristoffer Borgli, Andrew Ruse
Screenwriter: Kristoffer Borgli
Cinematographers: Christopher Ripley
Editor: Patrick Larsgaard, Kristoffer Borgli
Music: Goran Obad, Gabriel Fauré
Cast: Kate Adams, Alex Warren, Kailee McGee, Jordan Raf, Shawn Law
Country: Norway/USA
Language: English
Year: 2019
Running Time: 12 minutes
Primary Company: Furlined
Contact Email: hello@kristofferborgli.com
Website: https://vimeo.com/kristofferborgli

director biography

Kristoffer Borgli is an award winning Norwegian writer/director of numerous short films, music videos and commercials. His debut feature film DRIB (2017), starring Brett Gelman, premiered at the SXSW festival.

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