13 min.



Director | Jonatan Etzler
Script | Jonatan Etzler
Director of photography | Nea Asphäll
| Robert Krantz
Sound | Patrik Strömdahl
Producer | Isabella Rodriguez
Production company | French Quarter Film


There’s a man floating around in an indoor swimming pool. The police order him to get out, to be arrested, but the man refuses. Swimmer is a humorous short film about a dramatic arrest that turns into an anticlimax.


About the director:

Jonatan Etzler (b. 1988) graduated from Stockholm Academy of Dramatic Arts in 2018. His graduation film Get Ready with Me won Gold at the Student Academy Awards in Los Angeles in 2018. His other shorts have toured the festival world over the last five years, screening at ao SXSW, Palm Springs and Aspen Shortfest.