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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 Library
Danish title De fantastiske 3
Other titles The Fantastic 3
Keywords Imagination,
Director Esben Tønnesen
Screenplay Jan Elhøj, Esben Tønnesen
Producer Eva Jakobsen
Director of Photography Sebastian Winterø
Editor Søren Ottosen
Sound Lars Mitch Fischermann
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 companies 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 companies 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

1st assistant camera Niels A. Hansen
1st assistant camera Virgil Kastrup
Key grip Jeppe Lassen
Cinematography Sebastian Winterø

Electrical dept.

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

Editing

Assistant editor Renèe Marie Rutgrink
Editing Søren Ottosen

Music

Music Jesper Mechlenburg
Music Johannes Steinray

Production design

Set dresser Jeanette Clemmensen
Production design Sidse Færk

Wardrobe

Costume on set David Andersen
Wardrobe Sandie Elisabeth Andersson

Sound

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

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
Prague Short Film Festival 2012-01-18
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
BUSTER 2010-09-09
Odense Internationale Film Festival 2010-08-23
Giffoni Film Festival 2010-07-18
Oberhausen Kurzfilmtage 2010-04-29
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