Lon (2017)

Country: Belgium

Duration: 7 min


Genre: animation, biography
Director: Nina Landau
Screenwriter: Nina Landau, Jamie MacLean
Editor: Nina Landau
Composer: Jamie MacLean

Category: Competition, Documentary Short

Age limitations: 12+


Lon Landau is a promising Jewish stage designer whose life takes a turn during World War II. He is held captive in a Belgian nazi camp, but decides to stay positive and do what he knows best: building dream worlds. LON is an ode to the power of imagination and how people maintain their dignity in difficult times.

Rewards and nominations

  • International Documentary Filmfestival Amsterdam 2017 - Official Selection