Dance my Doll

Partner: Screen Talent Europe

Worried asylum seekers, angry activists, and obedient case workers in an equally wonderful as sharp stop-motion film about people who are all caught in the bureaucratic claws of the Swedish migration agency.


Duration: 15min.

Country: Sweden

Language: Swedish, Dari, English, French

Year: 2022

Genre: Animation, Documentary

Topic: Activism, Animation, Black Humor, Bureaucracy, Community, Discrimination, Documentary, Emigration, Every Day Life, Human Relationship, Human Rights, Immigration, Middle East Conflict, Politics, Racism, Refugees, Resistance, Society, Struggle, TragiComedy, Trauma, Violence, War, Women, Youth

Cast & Crew

Production company: Gambio Film

Writer: Jasmijn Kooijman, Theodor Österberg

Cinematographer: Jasmijn Kooijman

Editor: Jasmijn Kooijman

Actors: Anna Bjelkerud , Mushtaq Khorsand , Elias Åkerman , Madeleine Ekman , Maja Kekonius , Moa Myrén , Thomasine Boris-Möller , Safi Nazari , Asil Mahdawi , Linda Sternö , Ivar Jansson , Javid Sina , Joel Viksten Abrahamsson , Venessa Koohnavard

Festivals & Awards


Gֳöteborg Film Festival

Tempo Documentary Festival Tempo Documentary Festival Tempo Short Award

Sweden Short film festival Sweden Short film festival Best Animation, Best script

Cine de Quito

Vera Film Festival

FRAME Film Festival


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