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Den tyske hemmelighed - en film om krig, kærlighed - og løgn

Lars Johansson, Denmark, 2005

88 min.DK/DocumentaryPortrait films

Kirsten Blohm was born in an American prison in Germany 1946. Searching for her roots, she uncovers the truth about her mother Signe Gondrup and her affair with a German officer - whom Kirsten believed to be her own father. The German Secret is a story set in war-torn Europe about captivity and flight, secrecy and lies. The film follows Kirsten Blohm's journey in her mother's footsteps as she unravels the mystery of her origin. A journey that unveils a series of dramatic events and has far wider repercussions than she could ever have imagined.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards Materials
Original title Den tyske hemmelighed - en film om krig, kærlighed - og løgn
Danish title Den tyske hemmelighed - en film om krig, kærlighed - og løgn
Keywords World War 2, ,
Director Lars Johansson
Producer Thomas Stenderup, Mikael Opstrup
Director of Photography Henrik Bohn Ipsen, Lars Beyer, Lars Johansson
Editor Niels Pagh Andersen
Sound Kristian Selin Eidnes Andersen
Composer Magnus Dahlberg
Production country Denmark, Norway, Germany, Finland
Production companies Final Cut Productions
Domestic distribution SF Studios, Filmcompagniet - SF Film, Warner og Twentieth Century Fox
International sales Final Cut Productions ApS / Forbindelsesvej 7 / 2100 København Ø / t +45 3543 6043 / c +45 2177 7669 / f +45 3543 6044 / finalcut@final-cut.dk
Technical info 2519 meter, 35 mm, 1,85:1 - Widescreen, Dolby stereo
Danish theatrical release 23.09.2005
Cinemas Grand, Gloria, Øst for Paradis (Århus)
DFI subsidy Konsulentstøtte
Danish rating Not recommended for children under 7

Companies

Production companies Final Cut Productions
Domestic distribution SF Studios, Filmcompagniet - SF Film, Warner og Twentieth Century Fox

Direction

Direction Lars Johansson

Production

Producer Thomas Stenderup
Producer Mikael Opstrup

Cinematography

Cinematography Henrik Bohn Ipsen
Cinematography Lars Beyer
Cinematography Lars Johansson

Editing

Editing Niels Pagh Andersen

Music

Music Magnus Dahlberg

Sound

Sound Kristian Selin Eidnes Andersen

Awards and nominations

Award Year Festival
Grand Prix 2005 Odense Internationale Film Festival 2005
Special Mention Of The Jury 2005 ZagrebDox 2005

Festival screenings

Festival Festival date
Prague, One World Human Rights Film Festival 2006-03-02
Sevilla Festival de Cine 2005-11-04
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2005-11-03
Valladolid International Film Festival 2005-10-21
Odense Internationale Film Festival 2005-08-11
Toronto, Hot Docs Int. Documentary Festival 2005-04-22
Sao Paulo It's All True Int. Documentary FF 2005-03-29
ZagrebDox 2005-02-22
Göteborg International Film Festival 2005-01-28
Amsterdam, IDFA 2004-11-18
Det Danske Filminstitut registrerer international festivaldeltagelse og priser til danske film, dog primært de titler, som Filminstituttet varetager i sin festivaldistribution, og primært i forbindelse med de festivaler, som Filminstituttet har prioriteret at samarbejde med. Registreringen af festivaldeltagelse og priser til danske film, der ikke er i festivaldistribution, foretages kun for "launch"-festivaler ifølge Filminstituttets prioriterede festivalliste. Se listen over prioriterede festivaler.

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