Emil plays with his rabbit every day. His rabbit is cute, clever and good at jumping. But the rabbit is also old, and one morning it is dead. Emil's mother does everything she can to cheer up Emil. But it is not easy to be happy, when you are sad. This is a short film about joy and sorrow, and the importance of taking feelings seriously.
Release: 2005 (Denmark)
Duration: 24 minutes
Genre: Fiction Short
Spoken language: Danish
Director: Michael W. Horsten
Screenplay: Charlotte Fleischer, Michael W. Horsten and Line Langebek Knudsen
Cinematography: Thomas Frantzén
Editor: Ghita Beckendorff
Sound Design: Jens de Place Bjørn and Christian Lørup
Composer: Mattias Jacobsson
Producer: Lise Lense-Møller
Production Country: Denmark
Production Company: Magic Hour Films
Produced with support from: The Danish Film Institute, DR, NRK and SVT.
The film was nominated for the 2006 TIFF Kids Youth Jury Prize for Best Short film.