Election Night / Valgaften

Anders Thomas Jensen (DK, 1998)

Valgaften (Anders Thomas Jensen, DK, 1998)
Camilla Schiøler

Peter, a young idealist, one evening suddenly remembers that he has forgotten to give his vote. He jumps into a cab, and on his way to the polls - a race against time - he is introduced to a number of taxidrivers who all hold very strong opinions and ideologies of the human race. Peter has to face the choise whether to defend his beliefs or to get to the polls in time.

CategoryDK/Short fiction

Basic information

Danish titleValgaften
Other titlesLitteraturens film 1, Tre Oscar-nominerede kortfilm
Director of PhotographyJens Schlosser
ComposerJeppe Kaas
Production countryDenmark
Duration12 min.
Production companyM&M Productions
Domestic distribution DFI/Distribution & Formidling
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Additional information

Danish ratingNot recommended for children under 7

Full credits

Direction
Louise FriedbergContinuity
Script
Production
Kim MagnussonProducer
Tivi MagnussonProducer
Nanna Mailand-HansenProduction manager
Cinematography
Jens SchlosserCinematography
John Frimann RasmussenCamera operator
Stills
Electrical dept.
Viggo GrummeElectrical dept.
Philippe KressBest boy
Jesper WesthAssistant lighting technician
Editing
Music
Jeppe KaasMusic
Production design
Sabine HviidSet dresser
Wardrobe
Sara Mau JensenWardrobe
Helle NielsenWardrobe
Makeup
Pia NissenMakeup
Sound
Special effects
Carsten ElkjærSpecial effects
Lars Kolding AndersenSpecial effects
Appearance
Mikkel VadsholtBartender
Hella JoofKvinde
Ole ThestrupTaxa-chauffør 1
John MartinusTaxa-chauffør 2
Farshad KholgiTaxa-chauffør 3
Thomas Milton WaltherTaxa-chauffør 4
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