Jeppe Rønde, Denmark, 2015

95 min.DK/FeatureDramaYouth films

Sara and her dad Dave move to a small village, which is haunted by suicides among its young inhabitants. Sara falls dangerously in love with one of the teenagers, Jamie, while Dave, as the town's new police officer, tries to stop the mysterious chain of suicides. The film focuses on the relationship between vulnerable teenagers and their parents who are left in the dark as the inexplicable suicides gradually take on the character of a punishing ritual.
Basic information Credits Materials
Original title Bridgend
Danish title Bridgend
Director Jeppe Rønde
Screenplay Jeppe Rønde, Torben Bech, Peter Asmussen
Producer Michel Schønnemann, Malene Blenkov
Director of Photography Magnus Nordenhof Jønck
Editor Olivier Bugge Coutté
Sound Rune Palving
Composer Mondkopf
Production designer Tom Pearce
Casting Des Hamilton
Appearance Hannah Murray, Steven Waddington, Josh O'Connor, Adrian Rawlins
Production country Denmark, United States, United Kingdom
Dialogue language English
Domestic distribution Camera Film
International sales New Europe Film Sales
Danish theatrical release 25.06.2015
Cinemas Grand Teatret
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Øst for Paradis Aarhus
Nordisk Film Biografer Trøjborg Aarhus
Cafe Biografen Odense
Biffen Aalborg
Film6000 Kolding
Ishøj Bio
Cinema Center Helsingør
Humle Bio
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Comment Won three awards at Tribeca, including best actress (Hannah Murray) as well as a Best Mention in the category International Debut at Göteborg. Feature film debut by Jeppe Rønde, whose previous documentaries include 'Jerusalem My Love'.
Danish rating Allowed for children over the age of 15
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Production company Blenkov & Schønnemann Pictures
Co-production Four Sons Pictures, Bacon X, Gapgun Collective
With support from New Danish Screen
Domestic distribution Camera Film


Direction Jeppe Rønde
Casting Des Hamilton
1st assistant director Peter Hingebjerg


Screenplay Jeppe Rønde
Screenplay Torben Bech
Screenplay Peter Asmussen
Script consultant Mogens Rukov
Script consultant Trine Breum
Script consultant Olivier Bugge Coutté


Producer Michel Schønnemann
Producer Malene Blenkov
Line producer Meinir Stoutt
Co-producer Magne Lyngner
Associate producer Jason Botkin
Production assistant Jesper Fink
Production assistant Rose Marie Angelo
Production assistant Kamilla Hancke Rosado
Post Producer Iben Westi
Production manager Mette Jermiin


Director of Photography Magnus Nordenhof Jønck
First assistant camera Daniel Parmo
Camera assistant Søren Pedersen
Key grip Mikael Kort

Electrical dept.

Gaffer Aslak Lytthans
Best boy Miki Schack Mikkelsen


Editor Olivier Bugge Coutté
Editing supervisor Janus Billeskov Jansen


Composer Mondkopf
Music editor Jacques Pedersen
Music mixer Jacques Pedersen
Additional music Karsten Fundal

Production design

Production designer Tom Pearce


Costume designer Chrissie Pegg


Makeup designer Catrin Williams


Sound engineer Rune Palving
Re-recording mixer Rune Palving
Sound editor Kasper Rasmussen
Sound editor Mikkel Groos
Sound effects recordist Mikkel Nielsen
Sound effects recordist Ann Kroeber
Foley artist Torben Greve


Voice Emily Grabham

Visual effects

VFX supervisor Jonas Drehn
VFX supervisor Jan Tvilling
Colourist Daniel de Vue
Compositing Michael Holm Nielsen
Compositing Jan Tvilling
Compositing Richard Sällqvist
Compositing Hamed Bank
Compositing Melissa Sjösted
Compositing Jacob Carlsson
Compositing Pontus Mattson
Conforming Søren Gamborg Knudsen


Sara Hannah Murray
Dave Steven Waddington
Jamie Josh O'Connor
Præst Adrian Rawlins
Rachel Patricia Potter
Danny Aled Thomas
Laurel Elinor Crawley
Thomas Scott Arthur
Angus Jamie Burch
Tvilling 1 Mark Charles Williams
Tvilling 2 Adam Byard
Cindy Natasha Denby
Grace Leona Vaughn
Lewis Liam Dascombe
Laurels mor Rachel Isaac
Thomas mor Nia Roberts
Politimand Phil Howe
Marks far Martin Troakes
Marks mormor Jane Davies
Marks morfar Rob Page
Journalist Alistair Donegan
Lærer Judith Lewis
Dannys bror Kristian Phillips
Dannys far Ceri Mears
Dannys mor Donna Griffiths
Kvinde Maddy Adams

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Reviews and articles

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Type Source Author Date
Artikel Information Monggaard, Christian 2015-12-22
Artikel Politiken-Fonden Lotte Thorsen 2015-08-19
Anmeldelse Information Ralf Christensen 2015-06-26
Interview Information Christian Monggaard 2015-06-26
Anmeldelse Weekendavisen Bo Green Jensen 2015-06-26
Anmeldelse BT Jacob Wendt Jensen 2015-06-25
Anmeldelse Berlingske Tidende Jacob Wendt Jensen 2015-06-25
Anmeldelse Ekstra Bladet Henrik Queitsch 2015-06-25
Artikel Ekstra Bladet Kim Kastrup 2015-06-25
Anmeldelse Kristeligt Dagblad Henrik Wivel 2015-06-25
Anmeldelse Politiken-Fonden Kim Skotte 2015-06-25
Anmeldelse Morgenavisen Jyllandsposten Michael Enggaard 2015-06-24
Interview Berlingske Tidende Louise Kidde Sauntved 2015-06-19
Anmeldelse Weekendavisen Mads Staghoej 2015-06-19