Cannes Film Festival

Kristoffer Borgli – Sick of myself #Cannes2022

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An anti-rom-com about a desperate quest for love.

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PODCAST | Chiara Nicoletti interviews Kristoffer Borgli, director of the film Sick of myself.

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It has been defined an anti-rom-com, Sick of myself by Kristoffer Borgli, screening at the 75th Festival de Cannes in the Un Certain Regard section. The director who is LA based, reveals that this was always a Norwegian project as it needed that atmosphere to become the perfect depiction of a dysfunctional, toxic relationship. he very sad elements of the film.

Sick of myself: Signe and Thomas are in an unhealthy, competitive relationship that takes a vicious turn when Thomas suddenly breaks through as a contemporary artist. In response, Signe makes a desperate attempt to regain her status by creating a new persona hell-bent on attracting attention and sympathy.

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  • Reporter
    Chiara Nicoletti
  • Guest
    Kristoffer Borgli
  • Interviewee role
    Director
  • Film title
    Sick of myself
  • Festival section
    Un certain regard
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