Julie Bille, Denmark, 2009

54 min.DK/Short fiction

24-year-old Bobby tries to save a peer, a young man''s life. The dying tells Bobby that he was adopted as a child and has never seen his biological mother. Bobby seeks out the man''s mother, Gudrun, and pretends to be her son. First she refuses Bobby, but admits her responsibility and invites Bobby to be a part of her family. Bobby is for first time in his life on the way to find the right place in his life, but with another mans identity. It is only a matter of time before he gets revealed. Only when it is too late, Bobby understands that he must be himself. No one else can make it out of his life. There is only him, to be Bobby.
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Original title Bobby
Danish title Bobby
Keywords Drama, Adoption, Double-dealing
Director Julie Bille
Screenplay Andreas Garfield
Producer Jesper Morthorst
Director of Photography Henrik Bohn Ipsen
Editor Henrik Vincent Thiesen
Sound Morten Wille, Jonas Langkilde
Composer Jonas Struck
Production designer Nikolaj Danielsen, M. Wan Sputnick, Nikolaj Danielsen
Casting Rie Hedegaard
Appearance Marius Bjerre Hansen, Birgit Thøt Jensen, Mads Nørby, Amalie Elkjær Hertz
Production country Denmark
Domestic distribution Nimbus Film
Danish festival release 22.04.2010, Cinemateket, vist på CPH PIX i serien New Danish Talent.
Danish rating Allowed for children over the age of 11
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Production company Nimbus Film
Domestic distribution Nimbus Film


Direction Julie Bille
Assistant director Rasmus Lyhne
Casting Rie Hedegaard
Continuity Mette Kjelstrup
Casting: children Jette Termann


Script Andreas Garfield
Idea Julie Bille
Script consultant Christoffer Berdal
Script consultant Niels Fonseca


Producer Jesper Morthorst
Executive producer Bo Ehrhardt
Executive producer Birgitte Hald
Production manager Marie-Louise Gyldenkrone
Unit manager Jesper Grüner
Location scout Thomas Kelly
Location scout Jonas Poher Rasmussen
Location scout Anders Mangaard Jacobsen
Production coordinator Lina Bach Christensen
Production coordinator Anna Tolnov
Producer''s assistant Carina Kjær Busk
Producer''s assistant Cecilie Anna Christiansen
Producer''s assistant Stine Caspersen
Production coordinator: post-production Carina Kjær Busk
Production director Gitte Wahl
Head of tecnical unit Ivan Schmidt


Cinematography Henrik Bohn Ipsen
First assistant camera Andreas Krohn
First assistant camera Tao Ahler
Lab coordinator Birgitte Ilm
Camera assistant Andreas Krohn
Lab coordinator Birgitte Ilm

Electrical dept.

Gaffer Aslak Lytthans
Best boy Tue Bengtsson


Editing Henrik Vincent Thiesen
Editing supervisor Janus Billeskov Jansen
Assistant editor Kenneth Laugaard Andersen


Composer Jonas Struck

Production design

Production design Nikolaj Danielsen
Production designer M. Wan Sputnick
Set dresser Lars Ole Kofoed-Hansen
Production designer Nikolaj Danielsen


Costume on set Signe Sejlund
Costume assistant Julia Herskovits


Makeup artist Bjørg Serup
Hairdresser Bettina Lervig


Sound engineer Morten Wille
Sound engineer Jonas Langkilde
Foley artist Helge Haahr

Visual effects

Title sequence Carl Krull
Colourist Norman Nisbet
Title design Carl Krull


Stunt Dennis Albrechtsen


Bobby Marius Bjerre Hansen
Gudrun Birgit Thøt Jensen
Jens Mads Nørby
Amalie Amalie Elkjær Hertz
Kristine Anne Sofie Elkjær Hertz
Martins far Hans Henrik Clemmensen
Martin Thomas Voss

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