Bella my Bella

Astrid Henning-Jensen, Denmark, 1996

92 min.DK/Feature

Her father died in a tragic accident, and teenager Bella now lives with her mother Maj in a defensively close relationship. Maj has a flirt with the male tenant living in their house, so does Bella in a her own way. Bella involves herself in helping a young Bosnian refugee in his quest for asylum.
Basic information Credits Music Materials
Original title Bella min Bella
Danish title Bella min Bella
Director Astrid Henning-Jensen
Screenplay Astrid Henning-Jensen
Producer Mads Egmont Christensen
Director of Photography Björn Blixt
Editor Molly Malene Stensgaard
Sound Niels Arnt Torp
Composer Palle Mikkelborg
Production designer Søren Krag Sørensen, Søren Krag Sørensen
Appearance Mette Maria Ahrenkiel, Lone Hertz, Lars Bom, Dejan Cukic
Production country Denmark
Domestic distribution Warner & Metronome
International sales Sandrew Metronome Distribution
Technical info 2507 meter, 35 mm, Widescreen, color, Sound
Danish theatrical release 23.02.1996
Cinemas Dagmar, Palads, Gladsaxe Bio, BioCity (Tåstrup) samt 36 biografer i provinsen
Danish rating Allowed for children over the age of 12
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Production company Metronome Productions
Domestic distribution Warner & Metronome


Direction Astrid Henning-Jensen
Continuity Maria Nauer Catsler
Casting: extras Anja Philip
Casting: extras Rikke Møller


Script Astrid Henning-Jensen


Producer Mads Egmont Christensen
Line producer Marianne Christensen
Unit manager Lone Juul
Production assistant Barbara Crone
Producer''s assistant Hedda Craner
Post-production Charlotte Buch


Cinematography Björn Blixt
First assistant camera Claus Rosenløv
Key grip Jimmy Leavens


Stills Ole Kragh-Jacobsen

Electrical dept.

Electrical dept. Viggo Grumme
Best boy Thomas Larsen


Editing Molly Malene Stensgaard
Assistant editor Merete Brusendorff


Music Palle Mikkelborg

Production design

Production design Søren Krag Sørensen
Production design Søren Krag Sørensen
Set dresser Claus Pedersen


Wardrobe Evelyn Sahbaz Olsson


Makeup Theo Mayes


Sound Niels Arnt Torp
Sound assistant Martin Saabye Andersen
Sound assistant Jenni Glasdam

Special effects

Special effects Ove Nyholm


Bella Mette Maria Ahrenkiel
Maj Lone Hertz
Erik Lars Bom
Drago Dejan Cukic
Henrik Peter Steen
Dorte Nina Cederholm
Mikkel Søren Byder
Rektor Claus Bue
Servitrice Marie-Louise Connick
Sussi Tine Frimodt-Kristiansen
Bellas far Lars Simonsen
Anders Christian Grønvall
Claus Mikkel Rosenberg
Baby Bella Bianca Helena Nielsen

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Bella min Bella 1996 Palle Mikkelborg
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