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The Good Son

Laurits Munch-Petersen, Denmark, 2001

16 min.DK/Short fictionFilm school films

Jens and his father, Otto, usually take a trip every year to the sea on their motorbike to celebrate Otto's birthday. But this year something's completely wrong. Everyone stares at them in wonder.. But nothing can stop Jens - not even the police! This is a controversial lovestory, based on a true incident, about a man who stole the corpse of his dead father from the hospital, to give him a last joyride on their beloved bike!
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title Den gode søn
Danish title Den gode søn
Other titles The Good Son
Director Laurits Munch-Petersen
Screenplay Laurits Munch-Petersen
Producer Emilie Brandt
Director of Photography Jan Pallesen
Editor Cathrine Ambus
Sound Allan Holmberg
Appearances August Bovin Boberg, Jens Brygmann, Xenia Lach-Nielsen, Gyrd Løfquist
Production country Denmark
Dialogue language Danish
Production companies Den Danske Filmskole
Technical info 1,85:1 - Widescreen, color, Dolby digital stereo
Danish festival release 12.06.2001

Companies

Production companies Den Danske Filmskole

Direction

Direction Laurits Munch-Petersen

Script

Screenplay Laurits Munch-Petersen

Production

Producer Emilie Brandt

Cinematography

Cinematographer Jan Pallesen

Editing

Editor Cathrine Ambus

Wardrobe

Costume on set Laura Baruel

Makeup

Makeup artist Malene Kofod

Sound

Sound engineer Allan Holmberg

Appearance

Lille Jens August Bovin Boberg
Jens Christiansen Jens Brygmann
Politibetjent Xenia Lach-Nielsen
Otto Christiansen Gyrd Løfquist
Købmanden John Martinus
Appearance Michel Castenholt

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