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The Wild Swans

Peter Flinth, Ghita Nørby, Denmark, 2009

60 min.DK/FeatureChildren's films

Elise, a princess, lives happily together with her eleven brothers. When her father, the king, marries again, he banishes Elisa. Hereafter his new wife turns Elise's eleven brothers into swans. But fortunately Elise finds her brothers, who are swans during daylight and human beings at night time. In a dream, the fairy Fatamorgana tells the story of the unhappy princess and how she rescues her brothers, the eleven princes.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards Materials
Original title De vilde svaner
Danish title De vilde svaner
Other titles The Wild Swans
Director Peter Flinth, Ghita Nørby
Screenplay Jesper W. Nielsen, Dronning Margrethe II
Director of Photography Torben Forsberg
Editor My Thordal, Cathrine Ambus
Sound Stig Sparre-Ulrich, Jan Juhler
Composer Svenn Skipper
Production designer Dronning Margrethe II, Søren Gam
Casting Tine Sætter-Lassen
Appearances Stine Fischer Christensen, Emma B. Marrot, Jens Jørn Spottag, Benedikte Hansen
Production country Denmark
Production companies JJ Film ApS
Domestic distribution Filmcompagniet - SF Film, Warner og Twentieth Century Fox
Danish theatrical release 11.09.2009
Cinemas Dagmar, Kinopalæet (Lyngby), Falkoner samt 7 biografer i provinsen
DFI subsidy Konsulentstøtte
Danish rating Allowed for children over the age of 11

Companies

Production companies JJ Film ApS
Domestic distribution Filmcompagniet - SF Film, Warner og Twentieth Century Fox

Direction

Direction Peter Flinth
Direction Ghita Nørby
Technical director Peter Flinth
Director: actors Ghita Nørby
Dramaturgical consultant Per Brink Abrahamsen
Continuity Lillian Rype Fokdal
Casting Tine Sætter-Lassen
Technical director: 3D Edy Susanto

Script

Script Jesper W. Nielsen
Script Dronning Margrethe II
Dramaturge Per Brink Abrahamsen
Storyboard Sune Elskær

Production

Executive producer Jacob Jørgensen
Unit manager Niels Nørløv Hansen
Production manager Lene Nielsen
Production coordinator Leonore Skousen
Production assistant Sophie Chanel Hinge
Production coordinator: post-production Jo-Ann Mitzi Svenstrup
Producer's assistant Charlotte Bermann

Cinematography

Cinematography Torben Forsberg
First assistant camera Erik Thal-Jantzen
Key grip Bo "Bowie" Craner
Key grip Bo "Bowie" Craner
DIT Marc Bostrøm
DIT Rene Olsen

Stills

Stills Mads Jørgensen

Electrical dept.

Gaffer Per Danbo
Best boy Andreas Kragh-Jacobsen
Best boy Claus Preis

Editing

Editing My Thordal
Editing Cathrine Ambus
1st assistant editor Julie Balle Korsgaard
Avid assistant Anders Vadgaard Christensen
Avid assistant Daniel Alban Petersen
Avid assistant Peter Wagner Lassen

Music

Composer Svenn Skipper
Musical recording Peter Juul Kristensen
Music mixer Peter Juul Kristensen

Production design

Production designer Dronning Margrethe II
Production designer Søren Gam
Property master Sarah Maria Fritsche
Set dresser Vicki Møllgaard

Wardrobe

Costume designer Dronning Margrethe II
Costume on set Kirsten Rasmussen
Dresser Andrea Harper

Makeup

Makeup Lili Malene Rasmussen
SFX makeup Morten Jacobsen
SFX makeup Thomas Foldberg
Makeup artist Sara Gertz Jensen

Sound

Sound designer Stig Sparre-Ulrich
Sound engineer Jan Juhler
Boom operator Johannes Elling Dam

Visual effects

VFX Lars H. Sørensen
VFX Troels Hoe
Graphic design Kristof Kuncewicz
3D animation Astrid Krejbjerg
3D animation Jim Emmanuel
3D animation Sören Sandved
3D animation Camilla Hill
3D animation David Ryberg Lessél
3D animation Jacob Børsting
3D animation Christian Bo Jensen
3D animation Jon Angelo Gjetting
3D animation Kian Ejlertsen
CGI coordinator Jennie Tost
Compositing Kasper Jansen
Compositing Alexander Schepelern
Compositing Kenneth Bonde
Flame artist Lars H. Sørensen
Flame artist Troels Hoe
VFX supervisor Mikael Balle
VFX supervisor Morten Bartholdy

Appearance

Elisa Stine Fischer Christensen
Elisa som ung Emma B. Marrot
Kongen Jens Jørn Spottag
Dronningen Benedikte Hansen
Berthe Helle Hertz
Fatamorgana Ghita Nørby
Ærkebiskoppen Søren Sætter-Lassen
Den unge Konge Mads M. Nielsen
Prins Albrecht Thure Lindhardt
Prins Eberhard Mads Hjulmand

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Reviews and articles

On the library you can find these articles and revies and other material about the film.
Type Source Author Date
Varia Morgenavisen Jyllandsposten Berlingske Tidende 2011-11-21
Varia Politiken Morgenavisen Jyllandsposten 2011-11-04
Artikel Børsen Michael Solgaard 2010-12-21
Varia BT Kristine Bugbee 2010-11-02
Varia Børsen Michael Solgaard 2010-11-02
Artikel Ekstra Bladet Jan Körner 2009-10-18
Artikel Ekstra Bladet Jacob Ørsted 2009-10-09
Anmeldelse Weekendavisen 2009-09-11
Artikel BT Marianne Singer 2009-09-11
Anmeldelse Berlingske Tidende Ann Lind Andersen 2009-09-11
Artikel Børsen Ritzau 2009-09-11
Anmeldelse Ekstra Bladet Henrik Queitsch 2009-09-11
Artikel Ekstra Bladet Jan Korner 2009-09-11
Anmeldelse Information Christian Monggaard 2009-09-11
Artikel Kristeligt Dagblad Palle Schantz Lauridsen 2009-09-11
Artikel Metroexpress Morten Bagger 2009-09-11
Artikel Morgenavisen Jyllandsposten Frederikke Lett 2009-09-11
Anmeldelse Politiken Sophie Engberg Sonne 2009-09-11
Artikel Politiken 2009-09-11
Anmeldelse BT Birgitte Grue 2009-09-11
Artikel Berlingske Tidende 2009-09-11
Anmeldelse Børsen Morten Dürr 2009-09-11
Artikel Berlingske Tidende Birgitte Rahbek 2009-09-06
Artikel Kristeligt Dagblad Dorte Washuus 2009-09-06
Artikel Information Ritzau 2009-08-20
Artikel Kristeligt Dagblad Ritzau 2009-08-20
Artikel Kristeligt Dagblad Katrine Balslev 2009-03-21
Artikel Børsen Ritzau 2008-09-03
Artikel Kristeligt Dagblad Evalina Gold 2008-09-03
Artikel Morgenavisen Jyllandsposten 2008-09-03
Artikel BT Kirsten Erlendsson 2008-09-02