date festival


European student films

Programme 1


Anna Lena Spring, Lara Perren
2021 - Switzerland - 04mn

Screenings : tuesday 24 - 4:45 pm - Centre de congrès - Auditorium - presented and followed by a debate with the directors wednesday 25 - 9:45 am - Centre de congrès - Amphi Jardin
Ava is taking her first sauna. Naked bodies, heat, glances. As the temperature rises Ava begins to relax. She ends up melting and dissolving into total extasy.
Anna Lena Spring, Lara Perren
Anna Lena Spring and Lara Perren were born in 1997 and 1998 in Switzerland. In 2018 they went to the Bern Pré école d'art et de design de Berne and in 2001 they gained a Bachelor's in animation from HSLU (Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts). Together with Sarah Binz they founded the collective Agrégat. Sauna is
their graduation film.

Cast : Giovanna Meyrat, Sabine Meisel, Christian Sollberger
Voices : X
Screenplay : Anna Lena Spring, Lara Perren
Cinematography : Anna Lena Spring, Lara Perren
Sound : Rachelle Furrer, Sammi Khuu, Thomas Gassmann
Editing : Anna Lena Spring, Lara Perren
Music : Yuan Cao Mrak

Production : HSLU / Lucerne School of Art and Design

Hochschule Luzern – Design & Kunst
Birkenstrasse 4
6003 Lucerne
+41 764039591

The Lucerne School of Art and Design is the oldest college of art and design in German-speaking Switzerland. Backed by almost 140 years of tradition, it moves forward into the future with confidence. It offers a vivid and challenging environment that inspires research and teaching – one in which the students can hone their practical skills and acquire a qualified portfolio that will prepare them for a successful career entry into the cultural and creative sector.