30.09. - 09.10.2021

The Absent One Denmark, Germany, Sweden 2014 | 119 min | OV | Colour | FF 2014

Mikkel Nørgaard

Mikkel Nørgaard (*1974) studied at the Den Danske Filmskole in Copenhagen. He made TV series like Anna Pihl (2006) and Borgen (2010). The Keeper of Lost Causes is based on the Danish bestseller by Jussi Adler-Olsen.

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Schändung is the film version of the second part of the gripping thriller series by Jussi Adler-Olsen which has sold millions of copies worldwide. Carl Mørck (Nikolaj Lie Kaas) and his assistant Assad (Fares Fares) take up the hunt after the brutal murder of a brother and sister which had caused a sensation 20 years previously. In the archives, Carl and Assad find a panic-stricken emergency call from a witness who has however since the murder disappeared without trace. Now they put all their efforts into finding her, as her evidence would be very dangerous for a whole range of influential men -- who are now doing everything they can that she should stay silent for ever...
Original title: Fasandræberne
Film type: Fiction Feature
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Section: Free Port
Language and subtitles: OV
Director: Mikkel Nørgaard
Screenplay: Nikolaj Arcel, Rasmus Heisterberg based on the novel by Jussi Adler-Olsen
Cast: Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Fares Fares, Pilou Asbæk, David Dencik, Danica Curcic, Sarah-Sofie Boussnina, Johanne Louise Schmidt
Producer: Louise Vesth, Jonas Bagger, Peter Aalbæk Jensen, Maria Köpf
Director of Photography: Eric Kress
Music: Johan Söderqvist, Patrik Andrén, Uno Helmersson
Production Design: Rasmus Thjellesen
Editor: Morten Egholm, Frederik Strunk
Sound: 0
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Format: dcp
German Distributor: NFP marketing & distribution GmbH
World Sales: TrustNordisk
Production: Zentropa Entertainments20 ApS; Zentropa Entertainments Berlin GmbH
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