30.09. - 09.10.2021

Echo Denmark 2007 | 80 min | OV | Colour | FF 2007

Anders Morgenthaler

Anders Morgenthaler (*1972) works as a comic artist, author of children's books and film director. His hitherto best-known film was the animation Princess, which opened the series Quinzaine des Réalisateurs at Cannes in 2006.

rated for 0 + years
Simon is a divorced policeman who loses custody for his six-year-old son. He abducts him and takes him to a secluded house in the country for a last holiday as father and son. But the ghosts of his past threaten to drive him mad. An emotional, sometimes thrilling drama about ordinary people. They symbolize stability, says the director, and when they freak out, we make a film about them.
Original title: Ekko
Film type: Fiction Feature
Original language: Danish
Language and subtitles: OV
Director: Anders Morgenthaler
Screenplay: Mette Heeno, Anders Morgenthaler
Cast: Kim Bodnia, Villads Milthers Fritsche, Stine Fischer Christensen
Producer: Sarita Christensen
Director of Photography: Kasper Tuxen
Production Design: Palle Steen Christensen, Gitte Malling
Editor: Theis Schmidt
Sound: 0
Costume design:
Commissioning Editor:
Format: 35 mm
Printsource: The Danish Film Institute
German Distributor:
World Sales: Trust Film Sales ApS, Filmbyen 12, 2650 Hvidovre, Denmark, Tel: +45 36 86 87 88, Fax: +45 36 77 44 48, email:,
Production: Zentropa Productions


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