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Synopsis: Lilja and Sandra decide to play Melitta a prank. They send her a love letter signed with an invented name – a boy’s. When Lilja receives a letter in return, she begins a secret correspondence. What started off as a practical joke turns into a crucial turning point in Lilja’s life. Next Door Letters is an animated short film based on a true story about playing with identity.
Awards: - Best Swedish Short Audience Award at Gothenburg International Film Festival 2012
- The Gold Plaque for Best Student Film at the Chicago International Film Festival 2012
- Outlook Award for Best LGBT Short at Corona Cork Film Festival 2012
- OUTTV AUDIENCE AWARD for ‘Best short: female’ at Roze Filmdagen 2013, Amsterdam
Directed By Sascha Fülscher
Screenplay By Vanja Torp
Character design: Sara Granér
Animation: Sascha Fülscher, Olle Söderström
Sound design: Johan Johnson
Music: Christine Hals
Editor: Sascha Fülscher
Produced By RåFILM filmmaker’s collective


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