Too Young to go Steady

Nicolai G.H. Johansen, Denmark, 2018

23 min.DK/Short fiction

Benjamin and Pernille’s already struggling relationship is put to the test, when they both meet potential new lovers at a summer party. Where Pernille meets her former flame, the rich and successful Dan, Benjamin is seduced by the much younger and rebellious Lea.
Basic information Credits
Original title Ungdommen danser
Danish title Ungdommen danser
Director Nicolai G.H. Johansen
Screenplay Nicolai G.H. Johansen
Producer Line Leth
Director of Photography Philip Peng Rosenthal
Editor Yifan Zhou
Sound Mathias Schmidt, Mathias Schmidt
Production designer Emma Rasmussen
Appearance Sebastian Halfdan Haugelund, Kathrine Boysen, Alexander Clement, Pernille René Krogholt
Production country Denmark
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Production company Filmværkstedet/København
With support from Filmværkstedet/København, Aarhus Filmværksted


Direction Nicolai G.H. Johansen


Screenplay Nicolai G.H. Johansen
Script consultant Christoffer Örnfelt
Script consultant Mikkel Bak Sørensen


Producer Line Leth
Executive producer Stefan Pellegrini
Unit manager Marie Louise Reichardt
Production manager Karoline Svane Rahbeck
Production assistant Sofie Bengtsen


Cinematographer Philip Peng Rosenthal
First assistant camera Valdemar Mørkebjerg

Electrical dept.

Gaffer Sebastian Lyding
Best boy Kristoffer Bruhn
Best boy Adrian Jönsson
Best boy Thorkil Godvin Hansen


Editor Yifan Zhou

Production design

Production designer Emma Rasmussen


Chief makeup artist Malaika Kathrina Boserup


Sound designer Mathias Schmidt
Sound engineer Mathias Schmidt
Foley artist Jakob Strandgaard Davidsen

Visual effects

Colorist Philip Peng Rosenthal


Benjamin Sebastian Halfdan Haugelund
Pernille Kathrine Boysen
Dan Alexander Clement
Lea Pernille René Krogholt
Freja Maria Aarup-Sørensen

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