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The Here After Sweden, Poland, France 2015 | 100 min | OV with English subtitles | Colour | FF 2015

Magnus von Horn

MAGNUS VON HORN (*1983) was born in Sweden, but studied in Poland at the film school in _od_ and lives in Warsaw. After a series of very successful shorts that were shown at international festivals, The Here After is his debut feature.

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John has done his time and now wants to start all over again. But already on the long drive home from jail to the family farm, the tensions between him and his father are tangible. The village community is also not exactly enthusiastic about the return of the prodigal prisoner. What he did is neither forgotten nor forgiven. He is treated with hostility, schoolfriends ostracize him, soon the stones start to fly. A lynch-mob atmosphere starts to spread. And in John, the same aggression starts to form that got him into prison in the first place. Unable to leave his past behind him, he strikes back. The Here After is a forceful, minimalistic drama.
Orig. Title: Efterskalv
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: Swedish
Section: Kaleidoscope
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Director: Magnus von Horn
Screenplay: Magnus von Horn
Cast: Ulrik Munther, Mats Blomgren, Wieslaw Komasa, Alexander Nordgren, Loa Ek, Ellen Jelinek
Producer: Madeleine Ekman,Mariusz Wlodarski
Sprachfassung: OV with English subtitles
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Camera: Łukasz Żal
Set Designer: Jagna Dobesz Henrik Ryhlander
Cutter: Agnieszka Glińska
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Format: dcp
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World Sales: TrustNordisk
Production: Zentropa International Sweden AB; Lava Films
contact: Madeleine Ekman, Zentropa International Sweden AB: madeleine.ekman@filmbyen.dk