Denmark, 2008, 108 Minute Running Time
Topics: Drama, Religion, Romance
Program: Awards Buzz
Language: Danish English Sub-Titles
Awards: Official Oscar Submission 2008, Best Foreign Language Film
A teen raised as a Jehovah's Witness falls in love with a nonbeliever and faces expulsion from her church. This nuanced, sophisticated drama asks provocative questions about faith and fundamentalism in an increasingly secular world.
DIRECTOR: Niels Arden Oplev
Producer: Thomas Heinesen
Editor: Anne Østerud
Screenwriter: Niels Arden Oplev, Steen Bille
Cinematographer: Lars Vestergaard
Music: Jacob Groth
Principal Cast: Rosalinde Mynster, Pilou Asbæk, Jens Jørn Spottag, Sarah Boberg, Sarah Juel Werner, Anders W. Berthelsen
Filmography: We Shall Overcome (2006), Chop Chop (2001), Portland (1996)
Official Film Website
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