Jan Troell and Georg Oddner are both famous image makers, and also old friends.
In this documentary Troell captures Oddner during 50 years from childhood summers in Estonia and Russia, the young man´s years as jazz drummer and apprentice in the studio of legendary photographer Richard Avedon in New York, following Oddner´s very varied career in photography culminating with another trip to Estonia, Russia and New York in the present. 'Only the moment lives. and the moment is eternity.'
Release: 2003 (Denmark)
Duration: 82 minutes
Genre: Documentary feature
Spoken language: Swedish
Director: Jan Troell
Cinematography: Jan Troell
Editors: Jan Troell and Olle Tannergård
Sound Design: Olle Tannergård and Nalle Hansen
Composer: Sanna Salmenkallio
Producer: Göran Gunér
Production Countries: Sweden and Denmark
Production Company: Athena Film
Coproducers: Magic Hour Films, Film i Dalarna, Film i Skåne and SVT
Produced with support from: The Danish Film Institute, DR, FST, Nordic TV Collaboration Fund, NordiC Film & TV Fund, NRK, RUV, The Swedish Film Institute and YLE.