The Last Whistle

Somewhere on the Baltic sea coastline. Two brothers are living in a camper on a beach. This vacations will be unique for the younger brother, a father is preparing him for his first start in a long-distance swimming marathon at sea.

Duration : 30

Release date : 2020

Country : Poland

The Last Whistle - poster - Bartosz Friese


Director and screenwriter Karol Lindholm has roots on two Baltic coastlines. He was born in 1990 in the Polish city of Koszalin, around thirteen kilometers from that sea, and then he lived in Sweden, Poland and Denmark. Before studies in Krzysztof Kieślowski Film School in Katowice at Cinematography department, he took Philosophy at the Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań and the Jagiellonian University in Kraków. He also works as a cinematographer and camera operator at documentaries, features, and tv series. His shorts films have been screened and awarded at numerous international film festivals and art galleries around the world. „Summer” 2016, „In a Lion” 2018 (Slamdance USA, NY Rooftop FF, Triennale Milano Italy, Tampere FF Finland, Camerimage, Kraków FF, InterFilm Berlin, Guanajuato IFF Mexico, nûû-rû boro IFF in New Caledonie).

Karol Lindholm Director of The Last Whistle