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The Nix

Nicolai G.H. Johansen, Denmark, 2018

33 min.DK/Short fictionHorror

Medieval times. Karl and his wife Dagmar live a quiet life on the surface, but after an encounter with the evil entity the Nix, Dagmar is possessed by evil. To save her, Karl must confront the Nix, and his devotion to Dagmar is put to the test.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title Nøcken
Danish title Nøcken
Director Nicolai G.H. Johansen
Screenplay Sean Kelly Christensen, Nicolai G.H. Johansen
Producer Asbjørn Høgstad Kelstrup, Mikkel Andreas Smidt
Director of Photography Sebastian Bjerregaard
Editor Yifan Zhou
Sound Josefine Skov, Emil Woxen, Christian Dalsgaard, Victor Djernæs Holm Laursen
Composer Josefine Skov
Production designer Anna Fuglsang Houkjær
Appearance Henrik Vestergaard, Maria Erwolter, Emilie Cladius Kruse, Lars Thiesgaard
Production country Denmark
Production company Zentropa
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Companies

Production company Zentropa
Executive Producer Super8
With support from Filmværkstedet / Aarhus, Danske Filminstruktører, Dansk Skuespillerforbund

Direction

Direction Nicolai G.H. Johansen
Extras coordinator Paul Martin Oliver Stack

Script

Screenplay Sean Kelly Christensen
Screenplay Nicolai G.H. Johansen
Script consultant Lars C. Detlefsen

Production

Producer Asbjørn Høgstad Kelstrup
Producer Mikkel Andreas Smidt
Unit manager Mads Krause
Production manager Emma Alicia Moon Winding

Cinematography

Cinematographer Sebastian Bjerregaard
First assistant camera Ulrik Gani
First assistant camera Milan Bjørnild
2nd assistant camera Peter Bjerggaard
DIT Peter Bjerggaard

Stills

Still photographer Anders Brun Richter

Electrical dept.

Gaffer Alfred Rubin
Gaffer Minik Bidstrup
Assistant lighting technician Mark Stüker Hansen
Assistant lighting technician Andreas Holmgaard
Assistant lighting technician Kristian Kjer

Editing

Editor Yifan Zhou

Music

Composer Josefine Skov

Production design

Production designer Anna Fuglsang Houkjær

Wardrobe

Key costumer Nathalie Holt Olsen
Costume on set Nadia Sanimuinaq Hansen

Makeup

Chief makeup artist Lilli Thavapee Tollerup
SFX makeup Lilli Thavapee Tollerup
SFX makeup assistant Stine Adelørn

Sound

Sound designer Josefine Skov
Sound engineer Emil Woxen
Sound engineer Christian Dalsgaard
Sound engineer Victor Djernæs Holm Laursen
Foley artist Josefine Skov
Foley artist Emil Salling

Visual effects

VFX artist Henrik Vestergaard
Colorist Lasse Selvli
Graphic design Terkel Christensen

Appearance

Karl Henrik Vestergaard
Dagmar Maria Erwolter
Elena Emilie Cladius Kruse
Eggert Lars Thiesgaard
Nøcken Hans Christian Schrøder
Den maskerede mand Kasper Buus
Pigen fra Aasum Laura Kjær

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