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Beast

Christoffer Boe, Denmark, 2011

83 min.DK/Feature

Bruno loves his wife Maxine, but his love and body are slowly undergoing a transformation. Something is beginning to stir inside him and there is nothing he can do to stop it. Because when you first delve into the dark side of love to find power, aggression and hatred, there is no turning back.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards Materials
Original title Beast
Danish title Beast
Other titles Beast
Director Christoffer Boe
Screenplay Christoffer Boe
Producer Tine Grew Pfeiffer
Director of Photography Sophia Olsson
Editor My Thordal
Sound Morten Green
Composer Sylvain Chauveau
Production designer Mette Lindberg
Appearances Nicolas Bro, Marijana Jankovic, Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Oliver Gustav
Production country Denmark
Dialogue language Danish
Production companies Alphaville Pictures Copenhagen
Domestic distribution Filmcompagniet - SF Film, Warner og Twentieth Century Fox
International sales Alphaville Pictures Copenhagen ApS / Johannevej 27, kl. / 2920 Charlottenlund / pfeiffer@alphavillepictures.com
Festival information Danish Film Institute
Danish theatrical release 17.11.2011
Cinemas Dagmar, Øst for Paradis (Århus), Empire
DFI subsidy Konsulentstøtte
Danish rating Allowed for children over the age of 15

Companies

Production companies Alphaville Pictures Copenhagen
Domestic distribution Filmcompagniet - SF Film, Warner og Twentieth Century Fox

Direction

Direction Christoffer Boe

Script

Screenplay Christoffer Boe

Production

Producer Tine Grew Pfeiffer
Associate producer Caroline Schlüter
Line producer Claudia Siesbye
Production assistant Nana Elvira Lind
Location manager Nana Elvira Lind
Production assistant Niki Robson
Line producer Christian Littmann
Post-producton coordinator Beate Trathnigg
Post-production supervisor Morten Revsgaard Frederiksen
Lab coordinator Jon Micheelsen
Producer's assistant Signe Bruntse

Cinematography

Cinematographer Sophia Olsson
First assistant camera Mikkel Find
Camera assistant Morten M. Jensen
Camera assistant Mads Deleuran
Camera assistant Anders Hagen
Camera assistant Christopher H. Andersen
Clapper/loader Mads Mengel
Cinematographer: 2. unit Manuel Alberto Claro
Helicopter photographer Thomas Kristensen

Stills

Still photographer Jacob Møller
Still photographer My Thordal

Electrical dept.

Gaffer Noah Lynnerup
Assistant lighting technician Jonathan Rolf Mose
Assistant lighting technician Kasper Kruuse-Jensen
Assistant lighting technician Mette Kristensen

Editing

Editor My Thordal
Assistant editor Bastian Thuesen
Editing supervisor Anders Refn

Music

Composer Sylvain Chauveau
Composer assistant Frédéric Dailly
Transcription Pierre-Yves Macé

Production design

Production designer Mette Lindberg
Assistant production designer Marie Olofsen
Assistant production designer Betina Stubkjær

Wardrobe

Key costumer Lone Bidstrup Knudsen

Makeup

Chief makeup artist Lone Bidstrup Knudsen
Hair puncher Randi Brøndel
Makeup artist Charlotte Laustsen

Sound

Sound engineer Morten Green
Sound recordist Kjetil Mørk
Sound recordist Frank Mølgaard Knudsen
B-sound designer Lea Korsgaard
B-sound designer Kjetil Mørk
Mixer Morten Green
Mixer Lea Korsgaard

Special effects

SFX Per Kapper
SFX technician Jon Micheelsen

Visual effects

VFX design Toke Blicher Møller
VFX design Jeppe Bingestam
Colourist Sascha Haber
Online Virgil Kastrup
Compositing Virgil Kastrup
Colourist Franz Rabl
Laser recording Sascha Stiller
Technical chief Martin Schwertführer
Poster artwork Paul Wilson

Appearance

Bruno Nicolas Bro
Maxine Marijana Jankovic
Valdemar Nikolaj Lie Kaas
Blomsterhandler Oliver Gustav
Receptionist Sofia Oskarsson
Bartender Benny Rokkjær
Læge Jens Lindegaard
Falckredder Brian Aahøj
Falckredder Torben Ryttels
Boghandler Niels Bo Frank Christiansen
Ekspedient, Løgismose Anton Poulsen

Awards and nominations

Award Year Festival
Best Actress 2012 Montreal Fantasia Int Film Festival 2012

Festival screenings

Festival Festival date
Marrakech International Film Festival 2013-11-29
Helsinki Film Festival - Love & Anarchy 2012-09-15
Montreal Fantasia Int Film Festival 2012-07-19
Transilvania International Film Festival 2012-06-01
Brussels Int. Filmfestival of Fantasy,Thriller & Science Fiction Films 2012-04-05
Austin, SXSW Film Festival 2012-03-09
Sofia International Film Festival 2012-03-09
Palm Springs International Film Festival 2012-01-05
Stockholm International Film Festival 2011-11-09
Thessaloniki International Film Festival 2011-11-04
Warsaw International Film Festival 2011-10-07
SITGES Festival Internacional de Cinema Fantàstic of Catalonia 2011-10-06
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.

Reviews and articles

On the library you can find these articles and revies and other material about the film.
Type Source Author Date
Artikel Børsen Susan Groenbech 2011-11-25
Anmeldelse Kristeligt Dagblad Palle Schantz lauridsen 2011-11-22
Anmeldelse Weekendavisen Bo Green Jensen 2011-11-18
Anmeldelse BT Birgitte Grue 2011-11-17
Anmeldelse Berlingske Tidende Kristian Lindberg 2011-11-17
Anmeldelse Børsen Susan Groenbech 2011-11-17
Anmeldelse Ekstra Bladet Kirstine Krefeld 2011-11-17
Anmeldelse Information Katrine Hornstrup Yde 2011-11-17
Anmeldelse Morgenavisen Jyllandsposten Katrine Sommer Boysen 2011-11-17
Anmeldelse Politiken Sophie Engberg Sonne 2011-11-17
Interview Politiken Mikael Bo 2011-11-17
Interview Politiken Mikael Bo 2011-11-17
Artikel Politiken 2011-10-27