Soldier Nathan Rijckx died during World War I. A strange collector imprisoned his shadow and gave him a new chance: a second life against 10,000 captured shadows. It is love that guides him, as his purpose is to meet Sarah again, the woman he fell in love with before he died.


The Academy Awards – Official Selection, nominated for Best Live Action Short; L.A. Shorts Fest – Best of the Fest Award; European Film Awards – Best Short Film Award.

Tom Van Avermaet

Tom Van Avermaet was born in 1982 in Belgium. During the last year of his studies at the film school RITS in Belgium, T. Van Avermaet made his first short film Dreamtime (2006). The film had a very successful international festival run with over 60 selections.