‘Save’ is a short film from Swedish Eritrean filmmaker and producer Emnet Mulugueta. The film was one of 31 short films produced for “Short Plays’, a football (soccer) themed project by Mexican director Daniel Gruener. The film was shown in conjunction with the 2014 World Cup held in Brazil.
The story follows a young girl, passionate about football, and a shopkeeper living in remote desert village. It’s a film about harsh reality, dreams and the blurred line between the two seen thru the eyes of a 6 year old.
‘Save’, is set in Eritrea.
The film has been shortlisted to show at One Screen this February 4 in New York City.