Oscar's late. In the surrounding skyscrapers hands are shaken and contracts are signed. That's the last thing he needs right now. Where do these damned snails come from?

Festivals, awards and nominations

20th Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival - World Premiere - Prix Taurus Studio à l’innovation
Warsaw International Film Festival - International Premiere
Trieste Science+Fiction Festival - Italian Premiere - Competition for best European short film from the fantastic genre – Méliès d’argent award
37th International Short Film Festival Berlin
Macau International Short Film Festival - Best Short Fiction & Best Editing
29th St. Louis International Film Festival
19th Bogotà Short Film Festival
Foyle Film Festival
Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur
Shnit International Film Festival
Swiss Shorts
İzmir International Short Film Festival

among many others

Jan-David Bolt
Pascal Ulli, Patrice Gilly, Oliver Stärkle
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Jan-David Bolt

Born and raised in a small village in Switzerland. Dropped out of his German and English literature studies for film. Has a fondness for grotesque and absurd stories.


2021 | Phlegm 2019 | Oltre La Crosta 2019 | Nero 2018 | Nr. 47 2017 | Kleingolf


ScreenwriterJan-David Bolt
ProductionFilippo Bonacci
MusicMarkus Schmied
EditionLars Mulle


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