IN MEDIAS RUSH is a journey into the depths of a manic mind. A young man celebrates his birthday while thoughts are multiplying. With an unwilling foot on the accelerator he is heading over the edge.
About The Film
About The Filmmaker
Esben Persson is a Danish film director and scriptwriter working passionately in the cross-disciplinary field between image, text, and sound.
He was the director of Aarhus Independent Pixels, a Nordic film festival showcasing upcoming artists, and holds a university degree in Multiplatform Storytelling & Production.
Mental illness among young people is a matter close to the heart of Esben Persson. With IN MEDIAS RUSH, marking his debut as a filmmaker, he wishes to contribute to a more free and uncensored conversation on mental illness and its destructive side effects.