26.9. - 5.10.2019

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.
Orig. Title: Bang Bang Orangutang
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: Swedish
Section: Agenda 06
Director: Simon Staho
Screenplay: Peter Asmussen, Simon Staho
Cast: Mikael Persbrandt, Lena Olin, Michael Nyqvist, Fares Fares
Producer: Jonas Frederiksen
Sprachfassung: OV
Music: Joachim Holbek
Camera: Kim Høgh Mikkelsen, Eric Kress
Set Designer: Kia Nordqvist
Cutter: Janus Billeskov Jansen
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