a good friend oF mr. world
Original title: A Good Friend of Mr. World
Director: Axel Petersén
Screenplay: Axel Petersén
Producers: Jörgen Andersson & Love Svensson
Supported by: Swedish Film Institute (Anne-Marie Söhrman-Fermelin), Film Stockholm (Ulf Andersson-Greek)
Genre: Drama (short)
Year of release: 2009
Mr World is a psychosexual thriller evolving around young Jonas and the men controlling his destiny. Jonas is a gambler who has put himself in a dangerous situation where his own, or his superiors, unpredictability could result in fatal mistakes.
Distribution: Theo Tsappos, Swedish Film Institute (International).
Festivals and nominations: Gothenburg Film Festival (Startsladden, 2009), Warsaw International Film Festival (2009), Encounters (Bristol,2009), Palm Springs (2010), InDPanda International Short Film Festival (Hong Kong, 2010) and # 8 Access et Paradox (Paris, 2010). Nominated for a Swedish Academy Award 2009,