The Land of the Free


One summer night, two couples are hanging out on a beach when a group of bypassers makes a homophobic insinuation. The two groups clash and loyalty is at stake in Dawid Ullgren’s powerful drama that skillfully weaves together class, race and sexuality.

original title Du Gamla Du Fria
English title Land of the Free
Awards & Nominations Uppsala International Short Film Festival - Winner Best Short, Gothenburg Film Festival, Guldbagge Awards & BFI Flare: London LGBTIQ+ Film Festival
running time 13 min
production country Sweden
Genre Drama
production company Crisp Film AB
writer & director Dawid Ullgren
Producer Alina Rydbeck & Manne Indahl
Executive Producer Thomas Aziz & Robin Ehlde
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