Being Someone Else

  • MA Showcase
  • 9min
  • Documentary Short
  • UK Premiere
  • 2020

As Imogen, 13, designs and sews a new outfit for the next cosplay convention, we discover why dressing up as someone else is more than just a fun hobby. Through observational footage and intimate voice-over, we witness how she struggles to fit in as an autistic teenager.

Øyvind Aamli is a Norwegian film director who focuses on character-led documentaries. He has an MA in Film from Raindance Film School and has spent the last five years developing his voice through films about belonging, autism and the refugee crisis in Europe. He is currently developing his first feature documentary.

Representative

SP Film UK

oyvind.aamli@me.com

Director

Øyvind Aamli

Executive Producer

Øyvind Aamli

Producer

Øyvind Aamli

Writer

Øyvind Aamli

Director of Photography

Øyvind Aamli

Editor

John Murphy

Editor

Alex Cockburn

Sound Designer

Wayne Urquhart

Production Designer

Øyvind Aamli