My Sister

Amalie and Nora, two sisters, remember a striking event of their childhood: a trip with their mother to visit her friend Camilla whose husband died of AIDS. Based on a memory from the director and the producer’s own experience, this powerful and sensitive story immerses us in one of these remarkable moments of childhood, the first confrontation with death and the deep traces that it leaves.

Short fiction, 20’

An autobiographical film about two young sisters first memory of death and the fear of dying.

Main cast: Filippa Bruce, Lina Josefine Mosli Sæther, Marte Magnusdotter Solem, Hanna Ullerstam

Director: Liv Joelle Barbosa Blad

Producer: Nina Barbosa (Norway)

Co-Producer: Caroline Drab 

Cinematographer: Cecilie Semec

Production Designer: Elma Smajic

Composer: Kate Havnevik

Production Companies: Barbosa Film, Pop! Media


Winner Amanda Award for Best Short Film at the Norwegian Film Awards


Busan International Short Film Festival 

Bergen International Film Festival 

Norwegian Short Film Festival Grimstad

Académie Des Arts Et Techniques Du Cinéma – Paroles d’Or