Award of Merit – Juli. (Norway)

Title: Juli.
Runtime: 16 min
Country: Norway
Director: Mauritz Brekke Solberg
Placement: Award of Merit
Competition: March, 2022

Synopsis: In “July.” Tarjei meets his old friends during the summer holidays, some years after they left high school. In the pressing summer heat, old loves flourish and everything seems to be as it once was. But when the group is faced with a difficult choice during a childish game, Tarjei involuntarily witnesses his own moral shortcomings and begins to question everything he holds dear.