Lasse Linder - 18 mins | Switzerland, 2019

He calls himself "Catman“. Christian lives with his two cats Marmelade and Katjuscha. They are inseparable. As he is yearning to become a father, he decides to fertilize his beloved cat Marmelade by an exquisite tomcat from abroad. “All Cats Are Grey In The Dark” is a melodrama that portrays an unconventional relationship between animal and human.

“a rigorous mise en scene and a dead pan humor added to a great complicity, this unusual portrait of love depicts a modest odyssey of an eccentric single man and his cats”

Available from 29.06

Available only in the UK

Competition International Documentary

Lasse Linder

Lasse Linder was born in St. Gallen, Switzerland. He has directed the short films Psilocybin (15) and Bashkimi United (18). All Cats Are Grey in the Dark (19) is his latest film.

  • Locarno Festival, Switzerland (7 – 17 August, 2019)

  • Toronto International Film Festival, Canada (5 – 15 September, 2019)

  • Festival Du Nouveau Cinéma, Canada (9 – 20 October, 2019)

  • Valladolid International Film Festival, Spain (19 – 26 October, 2019)

  • Curta Cinema – Rio de Janeiro International Short Film Festival, Brazil (30 October – 6 November, 2019)
    International Competition

  • International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam, the Netherland (20 November – 1 December, 2019)

  • FIPADOC – Festival International Documentaire, France (21 – 26 January, 2020)