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Inheritance

Per Fly, Denmark, 2003

116 min.DK/Feature

»Inheritance« is the second film in Per Fly's trilogy depicting three layers of Danish society; this story deals with the wealthy elite. Christoffer, one of the fourth generation of the proprietors of the Borch Møller steel works, has decided to leave the family business. He now owns a restaurant in Stockholm, where he is happily married to Maria, a Swedish actress. When his father commits suicide Christoffer's mother insists that he come home to run the family firm. He reluctantly agrees to do so, much to the surprise of his wife and his elder sister's husband, who had expected to take over. Christoffer is forced to take drastic steps as he attempts to save the company from bankruptcy, resulting in clashes with his relatives and his wife. He succeeds in rescuing the steel works, but his inheritance comes with a price tag that Christoffer ends up paying in full.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards Materials
Original title Arven
Danish title Arven
Other titles Inheritance
Director Per Fly
Screenplay Per Fly, Kim Leona, Mogens Rukov, Dorte Warnøe Høgh
Producer Ib Tardini
Director of Photography Harald Gunnar Paalgard
Editor Morten Giese
Sound Mick Raaschou
Composer Halfdan E.
Production designer Søren Gam
Casting Rie Hedegaard
Appearances Ulrich Thomsen, Lisa Werlinder, Ghita Nørby, Lars Brygmann
Production country Denmark, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom
Production companies Zentropa Entertainments6
Domestic distribution Nordisk Film Biografdistribution
International sales TrustNordisk / Filmbyen 22 / 2650 Hvidovre / t +45 3686 8788 / f +45 3677 4448 / info@trustnordisk.com / www.trustnordisk.com
Festival information Danish Film Institute
Technical info 3161 meter, 35 mm, 1,85:1 - Widescreen, color, Dolby, SRD
Danish theatrical release 21.02.2003
Cinemas Dagmar, Imperial, Albertslund Biograferne, Reprise Teatret, Grand, Gladsaxe Bio, BioCity (Tåstrup), Kastrup Bio, Baltoppen Bio 1-2, Gentofte Kino, Bio Værløse, Kinopalæet (Lyngby) samt 48 biografer i provinsen
DFI subsidy Konsulentstøtte
Danish rating Allowed for children over the age of 11

Companies

Production companies Zentropa Entertainments6
Domestic distribution Nordisk Film Biografdistribution

Direction

Direction Per Fly
Assistant director Malene From
Continuity Lillian Rype Fokdal
Casting Rie Hedegaard
Casting: children Jette Termann
Casting assistant Johanne Dal-Lewkovitch
Casting: Malmoe Anja Schmidt
Casting: Malmoe Maria Karlsson
Casting: Malmoe Jenny Nilsson Aldén
Extras coordinator Anders Jacobsen
Extras coordinator Emma Nyberg

Script

Dialogue coach (French) Nicole Guillouis
Script Per Fly
Script Kim Leona
Script Mogens Rukov
Script Dorte Warnøe Høgh

Production

Producer Ib Tardini
Line producer Jens Arnoldus
Executive producer Peter Aalbæk Jensen
Executive producer Peter Garde
Co-producer Turid Øversveen
Co-producer Anna Anthony
Co-producer Gillian Berrie
Production manager Louise Grosell
Unit manager Bjørn Kopp
Production assistant Niels Pedersen
Production assistant Morten Bundgaard
Production assistant Una Voetmann
Production assistant Mikkel Palmbo
Production assistant Mia Milton
Production assistant Jarl Axel Hansen
Post-producton coordinator Christine Ekstrand
Post-producton coordinator Anne Katrine Andersen
Post-production assistant Mette Høst Hansen
Technical advisor Lars Dela
Location manager Nanna Sylvest
Location scout Anders Barlebo
Location scout (Malmoe) Frederik Heurlin
Location scout (Malmoe) Maria Karlsson
Location scout (Malmoe) Niclas Skogsbäck
Location Scout (Stockholm) Lars Gustafson

Cinematography

Cinematographer: 2. unit Søren Bay
First assistant camera: 2. unit Henrik Lyngbo
2nd assistant camera Christian Garnov
Cinematography Harald Gunnar Paalgard
Video assistant Claus Langtved Johansen

Stills

Stills Per Arnesen

Electrical dept.

Best boy Torben Christian Jacobsen
Best boy Ulrik Boel Bentzen
Best boy Janus Hajslund
Assistant lighting technician Jannik Weylandt
Electrical dept. Aslak Lytthans
Assistant lighting technician Jonathan Rasmussen
Assistant lighting technician: Stockholm Thomas Järn
Assistant lighting technician: Malmoe Torbjörn Mineur
Assistant lighting technician: Malmoe Patrik Persson
Assistant lighting technician: Malmoe Robert Berg

Editing

Assistant editor Lasse Martinussen
Assistant editor Helle Tang
Assistant editor Torben Andersen
Editing Morten Giese

Music

Music supervisor Anders Valbro
Conductor David Firman
Music Halfdan E.

Production design

Property master Arvid Berg-Ørnbak
Set dresser Lars Fog-Møller
Set dresser Sune Saabye
Assistant set dresser Christian Erik Gad
Production design Søren Gam

Wardrobe

Costume on set Margrethe Rasmussen
Wardrobe Stine Gudmundsen-Holmgreen

Makeup

Makeup artist Kirsten Zäschke

Sound

B-sound designer Jonas Langkilde
Boom operator Kasper Munck-Hansen
Sound mixer Hans Møller
Foley artist Julien Naudin
Sound Mick Raaschou

Visual effects

Colourist Dan Konzior
Color timing Ejvind Bording
Supervisor Peter Hjorth
VFX producer Pia Nielsen
Visual effects Rasmus Lange

Stunt

Stunt Stig Günther

Appearance

Christoffer Ulrich Thomsen
Maria Lisa Werlinder
Annelise Ghita Nørby
Ulrik Lars Brygmann
Benedikte Karina Skands
Niels Peter Steen
Aksel Ulf Pilgaard
Annika Diana Axelsen
Holger Andersen Jesper Christensen
Jens Mønsted Dick Kaysø
Marie-Louise Sarah Juel Werner
Ung skuespillerinde Linda Myrberg
Mira Lucy Adoraison Hansan
Frederic Rousseau Eric Viala
Rousseaus kone Valerie Quent
Phillipe Salliot Pascal Steffan
Salliots kone Francoise Brustis
Patrice Gille Charrier
Patrices kone Isabelle Van Moylders
Christoffers sekretær Pia Jondal
Alfred Magnus Roosmann
Jonas Torbjörn Lindström
Kokken Stan Johannes Kuhnke
Tjener Martin Erik Olsson
Svensk portier Peter Persson
Fransk rengøringsdame Anne-Claire Thiessen
Julie Claudine Westh
Mand med headset Gregor Michaj
Henrik Jansson Carsten Bjørnlund
Petite Anette Buch Petersen
Adam, kok på Wesselsminde Thomas Rode Andersen
Aksel, nyfødt Oliver Jørck
Aksel, 3 måneder Oliver Sobol
Lukas, 1/2 år Lucas Kornmod Lorentzen
Aksel 3 år Bruno Suneson

Awards and nominations

Award Year Festival
NDR Promotion Prize 2003 Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2003
Jury award for Best Screenplay 2003 San Sebastian International Film Festival 2003
Haugesund Norwegian Filmcritics' Special Mention 2003 Haugesund, Den Norske Filmfestivalen 2003

Festival screenings

Festival Festival date
San Sebastian International Film Festival 2007-09-20
Thessaloniki International Film Festival 2006-03-27
Göteborg International Film Festival 2006-01-27
Lithuania Scanorama Film Forum 2004-11-11
Sao Paulo Int. Film Festival 2004-10-22
Haifa International Film Festival 2004-09-30
Helsinki Film Festival - Love & Anarchy 2004-09-16
Seattle International Film Festival 2004-05-20
Vilnius International Film Festival 2004-04-30
San Francisco Int. Film Festival 2004-04-15
Istanbul Int. Film Festival 2004-04-10
Los Angeles, AFI Int. Festival 2003-11-06
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2003-10-30
London Film Festival 2003-10-22
Hamptons Film Festival 2003-10-22
Goa - Int. Film Festival of India 2003-10-09
Ghent Flanders Int. Film Festival 2003-10-07
Hamburg FilmFest GmbH 2003-09-19
San Sebastian International Film Festival 2003-09-18
Haugesund, Den Norske Filmfestivalen 2003-08-17
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