• All Cats Are Grey in the Dark

    Directed by Lasse Linder
    Switzerland | 18 minutes |

Christian lives with his two cats Marmelade and Katjuscha. As he is yearning to become a father, he decides to fertilize his beloved cat Marmelade by an exquisite tomcat from abroad.

SPECIAL MENTION: Best Student Documentary Short

film details

Director: Lasse Linder
Producers: Edith Flückiger
Screenwriter: Lasse Linder
Cinematographers: Robin Angst
Editor: Michèle Flury
Music: Feed The Monkey
Original Language Title: Nachts sind alle Katzen grau
Country: Switzerland
Language: In German with English subtitles.
Year: 2019
Running Time: 18 minutes
Awards: International Competition Best Documentary, Tampere International Short Film Festival; Short Cuts Award for Best Short Film, Toronto International Film Festival; Audience Award, Uppsala International Short Film Festival; Best Short Film, Festival Dei Popoli; Best Short Documentary, REGARD
Primary Company: Square Eyes
Contact Email: info@squareeyesfilm.com
Website: https://squareeyesfilm.com/

director biography

Lasse Linder was born 1994 in St. Gallen, Switzerland. While studying German Literature and Cinema Studies at the University of Zurich he realized he’d rather make films himself. Therefore, he went on to work as an editor and directed several short films in Switzerland and abroad. Since 2016 he has studied Video at Lucerne School of Art and Design (HSLU). His first short film Bashkimi United received several prizes in Switzerland, including a Special Mention at the Swiss Film School Day at the Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur. All Cats Are Grey in the Dark is his graduation film.

2020 ShortFest