DOCUMENTARY Personal essay film. 57 min.
RAMPELYS, Sortland, Norway.
Script, direction, photo: Eva Ch. Nilsen
Distribution: Rampelys as, Sjøgata 56, 8400 Sortland, Norway.
Screening format: DCP or HD stereo-master. English subtitles
Tromsø International film festival, opening film Film from the North. Jan 18 2022
HUMAN International Documentary Filmfestival, Oslo. Docs in competition. March 2022
The Norwegian Documentary Filmfestival, Volda. Opening film and Honorary Mention. April 2022.
Local cinemas in Vesterålen, Norway. March 2022
Northcape Film Festival, Honningsvåg, Norway. September 2022
AMIFF Arts and Film Festival in Harstad, Norway. Oktober 2022
Bodø Film Festival, Bodø, Norway. Oktober 2022
DOKFILM-MARKET, Leipzig Documentary film Festival. Oktober 2022
NORDIC/DOCS Documentary Filmfestival Fredrikstad, Norway. November 2022
SMILE and WAVE won the award for Best documentary medium length at the Norwegian Documentary Festival Nordic/Docs in Fredrikstad.
Eva Ch. Nilsen was Guest of Honor during the festival and several of her films were shown in a retrospective program. Eva also got the NORDIC/DOCS HONORARY AWARD 2022