Solén - I always remember daddy

Jannik Hastrup, United States, 2013

10 min.DK/Short fictionChildren''s films, Animation

Solén is ten. She lives with her mother and two of her sisters at a refugee camp in Denmark. She has lots of soft toys but Susu is the best. They celebrate her daddy''s birthday with a huge birthday cake baked by her elder sister. Solén often thinks about her daddy. He is in prison in Syria. She dreams of moving to a place of their own. Then she''ll go back to Syria and get her daddy out of prison.
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Original title Asylbarn – Solén, jeg altid husker far
Danish title Asylbarn – Solén, jeg altid husker far
Other titles Asylbarn, Jeg altid elsker far, Jeg altid husker far
Keywords Asylum centers, Asylum applicants, Refugees, Refugee Children, Families, Denmark
Director Jannik Hastrup
Screenplay Jannik Hastrup
Producer Maria Stevnbak Andersen, Marie Bro
Production country United States, Denmark
Dialogue language Danish
Domestic distribution Dansk Tegnefilm
Danish theatrical release 26.09.2013
DFI subsidy Konsulentstøtte
Danish rating Allowed for all
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Production company
Co-production Dansk Tegnefilm
With support from Det Danske Filminstitut, Ministeriet for børn og undervisnings tips- og lottomidler, Susi & Peter Robinsohns fond
Domestic distribution Dansk Tegnefilm


Direction Jannik Hastrup


Idea Maria Stevnbak Andersen
Screenplay Jannik Hastrup
Script consultant Trine Breum


Producer Maria Stevnbak Andersen
Producer Marie Bro
Executive producer Marie Bro


Music Mihemed Sexo
Music Fuzzy


Sound Niels Arild


Animation Jannik Hastrup
Background designer Bigita Faber


Voiceover Solén Ramadan

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