Norway, 2007, 91 Minute Running Time
Topics: Comedy, Drama, Seniors
Program: Awards Buzz
Language: Norwegian English Sub-Titles
Awards: Official Oscar Submission 2008, Best Foreign Language Film
Norwegian Cinema Directors Association: B
Locomotive engineer Odd Horten's entire life has been governed by a strict train schedule. But after 40 years of driving one route, he's more than a little lost upon his retirement. Director Bent Hamer (Kitchen Stories) brings a sly wit and deep abiding warmth to this story of a man remaking his life, one stop at a time.
DIRECTOR: Bent Hamer
Producer: Bent Hamer
Editor: Pål Gengenbach
Screenwriter: Bent Hamer
Cinematographer: John Christian Rosenlund
Principal Cast: Bård Owe, Ghita Nørby, Espen Skjønberg, Henny Moan, Bjørn Floberg
Filmography: Factotum (2005), Kitchen Stories (2003), Water Easy Reach (1998), Eggs (1995)
Print Source: The Match Factory
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