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The Blue Orchid

Carl Marott, Denmark, 2019

78 min.DK/Feature

Casper is a photographer living in Copenhagen with his girlfriend. He makes a living of small commercial jobs but feels unfulfilled and stuck in life. One day, an old acquaintance introduces him to a man who runs a mysterious video business. Casper gets hired and is slowly seduced into an absurd underworld that completely twists his sense of reality and leaves his real life in ruins.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title Den blå orkidé
Danish title Den blå orkidé
Other titles The Blue Orchid
Director Carl Marott
Screenplay Carl Marott, Hans Frederik Jacobsen
Producer Per Damgaard Hansen
Director of Photography Anders Nydam
Editor Frederik Strunk
Sound Anne Gry Friis Kristensen
Composer Mads Forsby
Production designer Gustav Pontoppidan
Appearances Joachim Fjelstrup, Julie Grundtvig Wester, Shelly Levy, Al Agami
Production country Denmark
Production companies Masterplan Pictures
International sales Masterplan Pictures ApS / Dronningens Tværgade 58, kld. / 1302 København K / t +4540562903 / info@masterplanpictures.com / www.masterplanpictures.com
Comment Feature debut by Carl Marott, a 2013 graduate of the National Film School of Denmark. His graduation film, 'The Oasis,' was nominated for a Student Academy Award.

Companies

Production companies Masterplan Pictures
With support from Det Danske Filminstitut

Direction

Direction Carl Marott

Script

Screenplay Carl Marott
Screenplay Hans Frederik Jacobsen

Production

Producer Per Damgaard Hansen

Cinematography

Cinematographer Anders Nydam

Editing

Editor Frederik Strunk

Music

Composer Mads Forsby

Production design

Production designer Gustav Pontoppidan

Sound

Sound designer Anne Gry Friis Kristensen

Visual effects

VFX Birk von Brockdorff Pedersen

Appearance

Appearance Joachim Fjelstrup
Appearance Julie Grundtvig Wester
Appearance Shelly Levy
Appearance Al Agami

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