Lucid short film selected for the iChill Manila International Film Festival

Lucid short film selected for the iChill Manila International Film Festival

Lucid short film

A man awakens and attempts to change the course of his life, but is he truly in control of his own destiny?

Director Biography

Award winning director Henrik Bjerregaard Clausen is a filmmaker with a strong emphasis on visual storytelling.

In 2008 his short film E.T.A. won the Best New Talent award at Aarhus Film Festival, Denmark and took the prize for Best Animation at BreakPoint in Germany. The short toured the festival circuit for several years and has enjoyed more than a million views online.

In 2011 Born Again, his live-action mockumentary about a family of undead christians won for Best Short Film at BUTFF in The Netherlands and was the Runner Up for Best Short at BornShorts in Denmark.

In 2013 his first commercial, Biomorph, was released and subsequently published in 3D World Magazine.


2016 Lucid
2015 Aftermath
2014 Invasion
2013 Biomorph (Featured in 3D World Magazine, UK)
2010 Born Again (Best Short Film 2011, BUTFF, Netherlands and Best Short Runner Up 2011, BornShorts, Denmark)
2008 E.T.A. (Winner of ‘Best Talent 08’ at Aarhus Film Festival and ‘Best Animation’ at BreakPoint 2008, Germany)
2005 Good Morning Sun (Winner of ‘Best Animation’ at SceneEvent 2005)


  • Henrik Bjerregaard Clausen
    Born Again, E.T.A
  • Mads Zaar Riisberg
    Dirt, Born Again, Noumenon
  • Stoyan Yankov
  • Kim Sønderholm
    Key Cast
    Harvest, Dirt, Craig, Sinister Visions, Finale
  • Eskild Krogh
  • Julaika Jensen
    Special effects make-up
  • Elena Dimitrova
    Production manager
  • Morten Andersen
    Production manager
  • Tobias Skipper
    Sound department
  • Martin Ahm Nielsen
    Sound department
  • Benjamin Høgh
    Camera assistant


  • Film Type:
    Experimental, Short
  • Genres:
    Sci-Fi, Fantastic, Horror, Absurd
  • Runtime:
    4 minutes 50 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    November 23, 2015
  • Country of Origin:
  • Country of Filming:
  • Film Language:
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  • Den Magiska Biodagen
    Alingsås, Sweden
    December 12, 2015
    World Premiere
  • Best Shorts Competition
    California, USA
    December 15, 2015
    US Premiere
    Award, “Best Actor”
  • Horror-On-Sea Film Festival
    Essex, UK
    January 30, 2016
    UK Premiere
  • Night Terrors Film Festival (Copenhagen)
    Copenhagen, Denmark
    February 10, 2016
  • Night Terrors Film Festival (Aarhus)
    Aarhus, Denmark
    February 11, 2016
  • Shortfest International
    February 19, 2016
  • Aurora Festival Internacional de Cine de Horror
    Guanajuato, Mexico
    March 3, 2016
    Mexican Premiere
  • iHolly
    California, USA
    March 4, 2016
    Kudos Award
  • International Independent Film Awards
    California, USA
    March 4, 2016
    Award, “Best Actor”
  • Hong Kong Arthouse Film Festival
    Hong Kong
    March 22, 2016
  • Independent Days
    Karlsruhe, Germany
    March 30, 2016
    German Premiere
  • The DarkZone HorrorCon
    Hannover, Germany
    April 23, 2016
  • Weekend of Fear
    Neuremburg, Germany
    May 5, 2016

News & Reviews


SATURDAY 28 January 2017 at 3PM screening at iChill Manila International Film Festival

Festival director: Kuya Manzano

Philippine Auditions 31 October 2015

iChill Theater Cafe

1125 Dos Castillas st Sampaloc Manila

(Near UST hospital, behind McDo Lacson)