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Jane's Birthday Trip

Runtime:
16 min.
Year of Production:
2005
Country:
USA
Director:
Production Company:
Etienne Kallos
Berlinale Section:
Panorama
Berlinale Category:
Short Film

On her 42nd birthday, Jane, a lesbian from San Francisco, decides to pay a visit to her native town in Ohio, with her lover in tow. Family dynamics force her to face her internalised homophobia seething under her ‘out and proud’ façade.

BIOGRAFIE Etienne Kallos

Born in Cape Town on 23.5.1972, he studied drama in South Africa. In 2001, he co-directed a documentary film on the Palestinian conflict. He works in San Francisco as a documentary filmmaker and editor. He is currently completing his training as a film director at the New York Tisch School of the Arts. 

FILMOGRAFIE Etienne Kallos (selection)

2018 Die Stropers  2009 Eersgeborene  2006 Doorman   2005 Jane's Birthday Trip  2001 Living in Conflict: Voices from Israel and Palestine 

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