The Lighthouse

Sverre is a kindhearted but taciturn lighthouse keeper who lives alone on the isolated Hvaløya Island. Early one May morning, Sverre gets an unexpected guest, who forces him to face his past.

  • Silje Helene Smestad
    Director
  • Silje Helene Smestad
    Writer
  • Ida Elise Sylte Gjerde
    Producer
  • Edvard Hægstad
    Key Cast
    Tuba Atlantic
  • Anne Kristine Olden
    Key Cast
  • Lisa Linnea Løvåsen
    Director of Photography
  • Renate Tindvik Klokkerhaug
    Production Designer
  • Ola Wist Holmen
    Composer
  • Silje Helene Smestad
    Editor
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    Fyret
  • Project Type:
    Short, Student
  • Genres:
    Fiction, Drama
  • Runtime:
    20 minutes 48 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    June 16, 2016
  • Production Budget:
    0 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Norway
  • Country of Filming:
    Norway
  • Language:
    Norwegian
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    Yes
  • Gullspiren 2016
    Trondheim
    Norway
    June 10, 2016
    Norwegian Premiere
    Best Film
  • 2017 Short Film Corner, Festival de Cannes

    May 22, 2017
Director Biography - Silje Helene Smestad

Filmmaker, editor and writer from Norway.

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