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The Fantastic 3

Esben Tønnesen, Denmark, 2009

13 min.DK/Short fictionChildren's films

This comedy, set in the realm between the realistic and the supernatural, begins with 9-year old Casper, who tells the story of his dad whose daytime job is at the Citizens¿ Advice Bureau. By night he transforms into the super hero Spejdermand. Along with his friends Handymand and Scoremand, Spejdermand keep the city safe¿guarding citizens against any villains and oddballs roaming the streets of Copenhagen.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title De fantastiske 3
Danish title De fantastiske 3
Keywords Imagination, Bullying
Director Esben Tønnesen
Screenplay Jan Elhøj, Esben Tønnesen
Producer Eva Jakobsen
Director of Photography Sebastian Winterø
Editor Søren Ottosen
Sound Lars Mitch Fischermann, Rune Klausen
Composer Jesper Mechlenburg, Johannes Steinray
Production designer Sidse Færk
Casting Annette Grunnet
Appearances Camilla Bargmann, Martin Buch, Frantz Christophersen, Jan Elhøj
Production country Denmark
Production company Nimbus Film
Festival information Danish Film Institute
Technical info 2,35:1 Scope, color, Dolby digital stereo
Danish theatrical release 25.05.2010
Cinemas Cinemateket
Danish festival release 10.09.2010, Palads, Buster Film Festival 2010.
TV release 31.10.2010, TV 2
DFI subsidy Konsulentstøtte
Danish rating Allowed for all

Companies

Production company Nimbus Film

Direction

Direction Esben Tønnesen
Assistant director Lasse Lorenzen
Casting Annette Grunnet

Script

Script Jan Elhøj
Script Esben Tønnesen

Production

Producer Eva Jakobsen
Production manager Rasmus Christoffersen
Production assistant Kristina Pedersen
Production coordinator: post-production Helle Tang
Production coordinator: post-production Sandra Karlin
Location manager Marco Lorenzen

Cinematography

Cinematography Sebastian Winterø
First assistant camera Niels A. Hansen
Camera assistant Virgil Kastrup
Key grip Jeppe Lassen

Electrical dept.

Electrical dept. Josef Perez Lopez
Best boy Kasper Kruuse-Jensen
Gaffer Josef Perez Lopez

Editing

Editing Søren Ottosen
Assistant editor Renèe Marie Rutgrink

Music

Music Jesper Mechlenburg
Music Johannes Steinray

Production design

Production design Sidse Færk
Set dresser Jeanette Clemmensen

Wardrobe

Wardrobe Sandie Elisabeth Andersson
Costume on set David Andersen

Sound

Sound Lars Mitch Fischermann
Sound designer Rune Klausen
Sound mixer Rune Klausen
Recording engineer Allan Holmberg

Visual effects

Colorist Lasse Marcussen
Visual effects Ian Bach Larsen

Appearance

Pige Camilla Bargmann
Handymand Martin Buch
Sokkeren Frantz Christophersen
Spejdermand Jan Elhøj
Anastacia Mathilde Flinth
Rodehovedet Erik Holmey
Læreren Henning Valin Jakobsen
Casper Lasse Guldberg Kamper
Scoremand Ali Kazim
Dreng Anton Mechlenburg
Gavin Frederik Tingsø
Pølsemanden Alexandre Willaume-Jantzen

Awards and nominations

Award Year Festival
Best Short Fiction 2010 Giffoni Film Festival 2010

Festival screenings

Festival Festival date
Kristiansand International Children's Film Festival 2011-05-03
TIFF Kids 2011-04-05
Poznan Ale Kino! International Children's Film Festival 2010-12-06
Odense Internationale Film Festival 2010-08-23
Giffoni Film Festival 2010-07-18
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