The Innocents

Eskil Vogt, Norway, 2021

117 min.Feature

THE INNOCENTS follows four children who become friends over the summer holidays. Tucked away from the adults' attentive gaze, the children discover that they possess hidden powers. And while exploring their newfound abilities in the nearby forests and on the playground in front of their apartment block, their innocent play takes a new and dangerous turn. Unexplained and strange things start to happen.
Basic information Credits
Original title De uskyldige
Danish title De uskyldige
Director Eskil Vogt
Screenplay Eskil Vogt
Producer Maria Ekerhovd
Editor Jens Christian Fodstad
Sound Gustaf Berger, Gisle Tveito
Composer Pessi Levanto
Production designer Simone Grau Roney
Casting Kjersti Paulsen
Appearance Rakel Lenora Fløttum, Alva Brynsmo Ramstad, Sam Ashraf, Mina Yasmin Bremseth Asheim
Production country Norway, Denmark, Sweden, United Kingdom, France, Finland
Domestic distribution Camera Film
Danish theatrical release 18.11.2021
Danish rating Allowed for children over the age of 15
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Production company Mer Film
Co-production Snowglobe ApS, Bufo, Zentropa Sweden, Film i Väst, Logical Pictures
With support from Det Danske Filminstitut, DR
Domestic distribution Camera Film


Direction Eskil Vogt
Casting Kjersti Paulsen


Screenplay Eskil Vogt
Storyboard Sune Elskær


Producer Maria Ekerhovd
Line producer Lina Pedersen
Executive producer Axel Helgeland
Executive producer Dave Bishop
Executive producer Céline Dornier
Co-executive producer Lizette Jonjic
Co-executive producer Eskil Vogt
Co-executive producer Misha Jaari
Co-executive producer Mark Lwoff
Co-executive producer Katrin Pors
Co-executive producer Mikkel Jersin
Co-executive producer Eva Jakobsen
Co-executive producer Peter Possne
Co-executive producer Frédéric Fiore
Co-executive producer Eric Tavitian
Co-executive producer Magnus Thomassen


Director of photography Sturla Brandth Grøvlen

Electrical dept.

Gaffer Aslak Lytthans


Editor Jens Christian Fodstad


Composer Pessi Levanto

Production design

Production designer Simone Grau Roney


Costume designer Marianne Sembsmoen


Masks Salla Yli-Luopa


Sound designer Gustaf Berger
Sound designer Gisle Tveito

Visual effects

VFX supervisor Esben Syberg
VFX Ludvig Friberg


Ida Rakel Lenora Fløttum
Anna Alva Brynsmo Ramstad
Ben Sam Ashraf
Aisha Mina Yasmin Bremseth Asheim

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