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    Directed by Nikolaj Arcel
    Denmark/Germany/Sweden | 127 minutes | Awards Buzz – Best International Feature Film

Film Festival 2024

FIPRESCI Best Actor Prize for Mads Mikkelsen and an audience favorite!

This sweeping 18th-century epic follows Captain Ludvig (Mads Mikkelsen) who sets out to cultivate the harsh Danish heath. But he soon faces an even harsher adversary: the merciless Frederik de Schinkel, who believes the land belongs to him.

Join us for a post-screening Q&A with Director Nikolaj Arcel and Actor Mads Mikkelsen on January 8.

film details

Director: Nikolaj Arcel
Producers: Louise Vesth
Screenwriter: Anders Thomas Jensen, Nikolaj Arcel
Cinematographers: Rasmus Videbæk
Editor: Olivier Bugge Coutté
Music: Dan Romer
Cast: Mads Mikkelsen, Amanda Collin, Simon Bennebjerg, Kristine, Kujath Thorp, Gustav Lindh
Original Language Title: Bastarden
Country: Denmark/Germany/Sweden
Language: In Danish and German with English subtitles
Year: 2023
Running Time: 127 minutes
Primary Company: Magnolia Pictures

Film Festival 2024