Two for Cassiopeia - a Love Story

Lars Christiansen, Denmark, 1999

29 min.DK/Short fiction

Leif is in his fifties, a film enthusiast with a passion for old Danish movie classics. He makes his living as the projectionist and manager of the cinema of the small town where Solvej, a couple of years younger, has spent her entire life. A young woman, a trainee at the cinema and a moonstruck local politician bring chaos and jealousy into Solvej and Leif's relationship. After many complications and a chaotic screening at which everything goes wrong, Leif takes over the plot from the silver screen and as the hero of the film at last he is able to declare to Solvej that he loves her.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title Bag om fremviseren
Danish title Bag om fremviseren
Other titles Two for Cassiopeia - a Love Story
Keywords Film, Movie theaters, Danes, The
Director Lars Christiansen
Screenplay Lars Christiansen, Flemming Jarlskov
Producer Jens Ravn
Director of Photography Henrik Bohn Ipsen
Editor Birger Møller Jensen
Sound Michael Dela, Kim Dalum
Appearances Solbjørg Højfeldt, Claus Bue, Peter Belli, Annette Katzmann
Production country Denmark
Production companies Buxton Ravn Production
Domestic distribution Danske Filminstitut
Technical info color
Danish rating Allowed for all


Production companies Buxton Ravn Production
Domestic distribution Danske Filminstitut


Direction Lars Christiansen
Extras coordinator Annette Lund
Extras coordinator Annette Michelsen


Script Lars Christiansen
Script Flemming Jarlskov
Script supervisor Annemarie Aaes


Producer Jens Ravn
Consulting producer Ditte Christiansen
Production manager Erik Nissen
Production assistant Cristina Signorelli


Cinematography Henrik Bohn Ipsen
Camera assistant Wojtek Kloczko
Steadicam operator Edvard Friis-Møller
Key grip Mikael Kort Kristensen


Stills Thomas Willads

Electrical dept.

Lighting supervisor Jacob Marlow
Best boy Jacob Østergaard


Editing Birger Møller Jensen

Production design

Set dresser Jacob Stig Olsson
Assistant set dresser Tobias Tømming


Wardrobe Tine Engelbrecht


Sound Michael Dela
Sound Kim Dalum
Boom operator Jonas Langkilde


Solvej Solbjørg Højfeldt
Leif Claus Bue
Verner Peter Belli
Gert Annette Katzmann
Biografgæst Pernille Egholm

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