Bad Boy Breathing

Jeppe Hansen, Denmark, 2014

29 min.DK/Documentary

Meditation and yoga are often associated with hippies and Buddhist monks. In "Bad Boy Breathing" we follow Nicolai, a 23-year-old drug addict and former gang member working with these exact techniques to leave that life behind him and start fresh.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title Bad Boy Breathing
Danish title Bad Boy Breathing
Keywords Engelbrecht Sørensen, Nicolai, Young criminals, Rehabilitation, Mental exercise, Meditation, Personal development, Yoga
Director Jeppe Hansen
Producer Søren Green
Director of Photography Mette Sixhøj
Appearances Nicolai Engelbrecht Sørensen, Jakob Lund
Production country Denmark
Production company 1201 ApS.
Domestic distribution Det Danske Filminstitut
Technical info 16:9, Dolby 5.1
Online release 23.09.2015
Danish rating Not recommended for children under 7


Production company 1201 ApS.
With support from Filmværkstedet / DFI
Domestic distribution Det Danske Filminstitut


Direction Jeppe Hansen


Producer Søren Green


Cinematographer Mette Sixhøj


Still photographer Søren Green

Electrical dept.

Lighting Sofie Steenberger


Sound Thomas Huus
Mixer Thomas Huus

Visual effects

Graphic design Sarah Simonsen
Colourist Maria Klarlund


Animation Flemming Schmidt
Animation Sarah Simonsen


Appearance Nicolai Engelbrecht Sørensen
Appearance Jakob Lund

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