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Angels of Brooklyn

82 min.DK/Documentary

Three Puerto Rican girls aged 18 to 20 live in the apartment blocks around Bushwick Avenue in the heart of Brooklyn, one of the most deprived areas of New York. They dream of finding a way out of the hopelessness. Their stories are told with great respect and affection through everyday events. With its lingering camera, calm rhythm and lyrical, jazzy music track Angels of Brooklyn creates a contemplative space around the girls and their chaotic lives.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards Materials
Original title Angels of Brooklyn
Danish title Angels of Brooklyn
Keywords Women, Ethnicity, Young people, Minorities, Brooklyn, New York, 2000-2009, USA
Director Camilla Hjelm Knudsen, Martin Pieter Zandvliet
Producer Tomas Hostrup-Larsen, Rasmus Thorsen
Director of Photography Camilla Hjelm Knudsen
Editor Martin Pieter Zandvliet
Sound Morten Green
Composer Jeppe Kaas
Production country Denmark, Sweden
Production companies Cosmo Film
Domestic distribution Danske Filminstitut
International sales TV 2 World / Teglholm Allé 16 / 2450 København SV / t +45 6521 2223 / f +45 6521 4199 / sales@tv2.dk / www.tv2world.com
Festival information Danish Film Institute
Danish theatrical release 06.09.2002
Cinemas Vester Vov Vov
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DFI subsidy Konsulentstøtte
Danish rating Allowed for all

Companies

Production companies Cosmo Film
Domestic distribution Danske Filminstitut

Direction

Direction Camilla Hjelm Knudsen
Direction Martin Pieter Zandvliet

Production

Producer Tomas Hostrup-Larsen
Producer Rasmus Thorsen
Producer's assistant Anne Diemer
Production assistant Louise Walsøe
Co-producer Antonio Russo Merenda

Cinematography

Cinematography Camilla Hjelm Knudsen

Stills

Stills Camilla Hjelm Knudsen

Editing

Editing supervisor Nicolaj Monberg
Editing Martin Pieter Zandvliet

Music

Music Jeppe Kaas

Sound

Sound Morten Green

Festival screenings

Festival Festival date
Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival 2003-10-23
Nyon, Visions du Réel 2003-04-26
Toronto, Hot Docs Int. Documentary Festival 2003-04-25
Det Danske Filminstitut registrerer international festivaldeltagelse og priser til danske film, dog primært de titler, som Filminstituttet varetager i sin festivaldistribution, og primært i forbindelse med de festivaler, som Filminstituttet har prioriteret at samarbejde med. Registreringen af festivaldeltagelse og priser til danske film, der ikke er i festivaldistribution, foretages kun for "launch"-festivaler ifølge Filminstituttets prioriterede festivalliste. Se listen over prioriterede festivaler.

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