30.09. - 09.10.2021

Bang Bang Orangutang Denmark 2005 | 100 min | OV | | FF 2006

Simon Staho

Simon Staho, born in 1972, made his feature film debut with“Vilspor” (1998). Since then he has directed the feature films “Dag och Natt” (2004) with Pernilla August and Maria Bonnevie, “Bang Bang OrangUtang” (2005), “Daisy Diamond” (2007) and “Heaven’s Heart” (2008).

rated for 0 + years
When he unintentionally kills his son in a freak accident, self-possessed businessman Åke finds his life unravelling. In sheer desperation he attaches himself to a bar acquaintance only to find out that love cannot be forced. The legendary The Clash contributed the soundtrack.
Original title: Bang Bang Orangutang
Film type: Fiction Feature
Original language: Swedish
Language and subtitles: OV
Director: Simon Staho
Screenplay: Peter Asmussen, Simon Staho
Cast: Mikael Persbrandt, Lena Olin, Michael Nyqvist, Fares Fares
Producer: Jonas Frederiksen
Director of Photography: Kim Høgh Mikkelsen, Eric Kress
Music: Joachim Holbek
Production Design: Kia Nordqvist
Editor: Janus Billeskov Jansen
Sound: 0
Costume design:
Commissioning Editor:
Format: 35 mm
German Distributor:
World Sales: Trust Film Sales ApS, Avedøre Tværvej 10, Hvidovre 2650, Denmark, Tel: +45 36 86 87 88, Fax: +45 36 77 44 48, e-mail:,
Production: Cinevita Film Company ApS, Sonet Film AB


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