Private Project


Jake, a young man with no apparent problems, is awakened by a knocking at his door. Holding a package, a mysterious stranger is waiting impatiently outside. Who is he? What is he doing at his door? What if things are not what they seem to be? And what if the real threat does not come from outside?

  • Bartek Sozanski
  • Bartek Sozanski
  • Nasser Bakhti
  • Dmytro Iaroshenko
    Key Cast
  • Frédéric Landenberg
    Key Cast
  • Isabelle Caillat
    Key Cast
  • Project Type:
    Feature, Short
  • Runtime:
    8 minutes 27 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    December 12, 2013
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  • Reykjavik International Film Festival
    Reykjavik, Iceland
    September 26, 2014
  • IndieFilmDepot 2014
Director Biography - Bartek Sozanski

Born in Poland in 1971 and based in Switzerland, Geneva, Bartek Sozanski received his theatrical training in Poland and France. He worked as an actor and director in Switzerland, France, Canada, Ukraine, Italy, Germany and Japan, under many stage directors, including Omar Porras, Vlad Troytskyi and Andrea Novicov.

In 2002, with Yann Joly, he founded the Theatre Company Korpus Animus with which he created six performances (directing, set design, acting). As an actor, he also has several feature films to his credit.

An alumnus of Reykjavik International Film Festival Transatlantic Talent Lab (2014), he also wrote and directed three short narrative films : Mum (2015), Next! (2014) and Reverse (2013).

2015 - Mum - short narrative film - director, screenwriter - official selection - Seoul international Extreme-Short Image & Film Festival (SESIFF) 2015

2014 - Next! - short narrative film - director, screenwriter - nominated for Golden Egg - Reykjavik International Film Festival 2014; official selection: IndieFilmDepot 2014, Comedy Cluj International Film Festival 2015

2013 - Reverse - short narrative film - director, screenwriter - official selection - Reykjavik International Film Festival 2014

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