Denmark - A Loving Embrace

Ann Zane Shanks, Denmark, 1973

27 min.DK/DocumentaryTourist films

The film gives an impression of the people living in Denmark by interviews with the danes. Also American visitors are asked about their opinion of the country and its inhabitants. The danish social welfare program is in focus. The traditional tourist attractions though have not been overlooked.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title Denmark - A Loving Embrace
Danish title Denmark - A Loving Embrace
Keywords Tourism, Americans, Rebild Festival, Kronborg Castle, Senior citizens home, Kindergardens, Odense, Aarhus, Vikingeskibsmuseet, Ribe, Legoland, Copenhagen, Everyday life, Young people, 1970-1979
Director Ann Zane Shanks
Director of Photography Claus Loof
Editor Ken Werner
Sound Jens Grønborg
Composer Mike Shapiro
Appearances Dronning Margrethe II
Production country Denmark
Production company Comco Productions
Domestic distribution Danmarks Turistråd
Technical info 16 mm, 1,37:1 Academy, color, Sound


Production company Comco Productions
Production Statens Filmcentral
Commissioned by Danmarks Turistråd
Domestic distribution Danmarks Turistråd


Direction Ann Zane Shanks


Production manager Jørgen Hinsch


Cinematography Claus Loof
Camera assistant Uffe Kaare Thomsen


Editing Ken Werner


Music Mike Shapiro


Sound Jens Grønborg


Appearance Dronning Margrethe II

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