Evelyn has not seen her father in 9 years, but has now agreed to meet him and talk. They awkwardly and desperately try to reconnect and find some common ground, but quickly problems arise. Old wounds and unmet needs are resurfacing, and they both have high expectations – but are they willing to give anything in return?
Shot in a day in the summer of 2018, Siphonophore is a short film drama with elements of magical realism. It is a story about breaking away from co-dependence while still leaving the other person with some dignity.
Script, Direction, and Styling by Linnea Pihl. Photography by Arpi Sahakyan. Original music by Tobias Elof. Concept art by Anna Sozinova. Animation by Lowe Haak. Sound Design by Sergey Bondarenko. Makeup and Hair by Kim Ikonen Jennings. Edited by Michelle Claase. In the roles: Linnea Pihl, Alan Adler and Jenny Gustavsson.