Yes We Love


Ja vi elsker

Directed by Hallvar Witzø
Norway | 15 minutes | 2014 | Norwegian

Ten-year-old Birger hates marching with the boys’ brigade. War hero Konrad (90) refuses to listen to another sumptuous Constitution Day speech. Graduation queen Carina (18) just cannot believe Morten isn’t interested in her. And father-of-two Ola(46) searches for his ‘self’ in a hunting lodge in arctic Svalbard.


Director: Hallvar Witzø
Screenwriter: Hallvar Witzø
Cinematography: Audun G. Magnæs
Editing: Hallvar Witzø, Elisabeth Kvithyll, Audun G. Magnæs
Producer: Elisabeth Kvithyll

  • Hallvar Witzø
    Hallvar Witzø

Festivals & Awards
Cannes International Film Festival – First honorable mention
Tromsø International Film Festival
Minimalen International Film Festival
Palm Springs International Film Festival
Melbourne International Film Festival

Hallvar Witzø

Hallvar graduated from The Norwegian Film School in 2010. He won the Student Academy Award, and received an Oscar nomination with his diploma film, TUBA ATLANTIC. His first professional short film, YES WE LOVE, is in the short film competition and is premiered at Cannes film festival 2014. Hallvar is now in development of his first feature movie.

2014 Yes We Love, short
2010 Tuba Atlantic, short