The Stars We Are

Kalle's last Christmas alive

Nominated for a Swedish Golden Bug 1997. First prize at the Munich FilmFestival.

Kalle is gay, skinhead and HIV-positive. We follow Kalle and his friends, Henrik and Ibrahim, during the Christmas holiday. They do drugs, discuss life and their hatred of people in general. They also talk about death, which they sometimes long for. It is Kalle's last Christmas alive.

Rent/buy on Vimeo On Demand. Language: Swedish. No subtitles.

Production facts

The Stars We Are
Length: 28 min
Year: 1997
Shot on location in Stockholm

Director and editing: Mia Engberg
Camera: Ewa Cederstam Sound: Torsten Rundquist
Production: Anita Oxburgh for Migma Film AB