Director Bio: Liv Mari Mortensen

Short Film Playing at the July 20th Experimental Film Festival

Director of the 65.5 short film.

Director Biography

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Liv Mari Mortensen is a norwegian director and screenwriter, educated at Westerdals School of Arts, Communication and Technology and Alma Manusutbildning.
Her short “65,5 women” won Best experimental short in Toronto Independent Film Festival in 2017. Her short “A play” has won prices at Minimalen Short Film Festival, Women Independent Film Festival and nominated to “Filmpolitiets kortfilmpris”.

Director Statement

The women listed in the statistics are simplified scetches of sexual encounters. I wanted to explore how to portray them without objectifying them.

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Get to know the short film: 65.5 WOMEN, 6min, Norway, Experimental

Short Film Playing at the July 20th Experimental Film Festival

To understand a recent failure, a young man writes a statistic of all the women he ever slept with.
As he tries to simplify all of his affairs into simple characteristics the memories start to take over, leaving him to face the only one he truly wanted.

Liv Mari Mortensen
Director
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  • Project Title (Original Language):
    65,5 kvinner
  • Film Type:
    Short
  • Genres:
    drama, experimental, poem, love, women
  • Runtime:
    5 minutes 46 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    November 30, 2015
  • Production Budget:
    2,900 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Norway
  • Country of Filming:
    Norway
  • Film Language:
    Norwegian
  • Shooting Format:
    RED
  • Film Color:
    Color