Actor Jacob Nordenson stars in Slitage

Swedish Film Wins Cannes Prize

A Swedish film has won a prize at the Cannes film festival in France. The short film by Patrik Eklund called "Slitage" was voted for by the jury as best short film.

The 30 year old director told the Dagens Nyheter newspaper that he was still in shock and couldn't believe it was true.

Eklund described his comedy short which was filmed in Luleå in norther Sweden as a film about two neighbours and an absurd question.

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