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The Day Will Come

Jesper W. Nielsen, Denmark, 2016

110 min.DramaDK/Feature

Set in the blooming 1960s, the film centres around two young brothers who are instantly robbed of their lives when they are placed in a boy’s home forgotten by time. Armed only with a vivid imagination and a fickle hope the boys engage in the frightening battle against Headmaster Heck and his lethal tyranny.
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Danish title Der kommer en dag
Other titles The Day Will Come
Director Jesper W. Nielsen
Screenplay Søren Sveistrup
Producer Sisse Graum Jørgensen, Julie Rix, Anders Wøldike
Director of Photography Erik Zappon
Casting Anja Philip
Appearances Lars Mikkelsen, Sofie Gråbøl, Harald Kaiser Hermann, Albert Rudbeck Lindhardt
Production country Denmark
Production companies Zentropa Entertainments3
Domestic distribution Nordisk Film Distribution A/S
International sale TrustNordisk / Filmbyen 22 / 2650 Hvidovre / t +45 3686 8788 / f +45 3677 4448 / info@trustnordisk.com / www.trustnordisk.com
Danish theatrical release 21.04.2016
Cinemas CinemaxX Fisketorvet, Nordisk Film Biografer Dagmar, Empire, Nordisk Film Biografer Falkonèr, Nordisk Film Biografer Fields, Grand Teatret, Nordisk Film Biografer Palads, Nordisk Film Biografer Taastrup, Nordisk Film Biografer Lyngby, Nordisk Film Biografer Aarhus, CinemaxX Aarhus, Nordisk Film Biografer Trøjborg, Øst for Paradis, Nordisk Film Biografer Aalborg, Nordisk Film Biografer Aalborg City Syd, Nordisk Film Biografer Odense, Café Biografen, CinemaxX Odense, Nordisk Film Biografer Esbjerg, Fredericia, Helsingør, Nordisk Film Biografer Herning, Nordisk Film Biografer Hillerød, Hjørring Biocenter, Holstebro, Horsens, Nordisk Film Biografer Kolding, Middelfart, Nordisk Film Biografer Nykøbing Falster, Nordisk Film Biografer Næstved, Næstved Bio, Nordisk Film Biografer Randers, Roskilde, Silkeborg, Slagelse, Svendborg, Vejle, Viborg, Albertslund, Atlas, Rødovre, , Baltoppen, Dragør, Gentofte, Gladsaxe, Glostrup, Herlev BIG BIO, Ishøj Bio, Kastrup, Park Bio, Reprise T, Holte, Vanløse, Viften, Rødovre, Værløse, Frederikshavn, Frederikssund, Grenaa, Haderslev (Kosmo), Holbæk, Ikast, Kalundborg, Klovborg, Køge, Nyborg, Ringsted, Rødby, Skive, Struer, Sønderborg, Thisted, Tønder, Varde, Vordingborg, Aabenraa, Birkerød, Fakse, Frederiksværk, Grindsted, Hadsund, Haslev, Hornslet, Humlebæk, Hvalsø, Lynge, Drive In Bio
Malling, Nykøbing Mors, Odder, Ringkøbing, Rødding, Rønne, Skanderborg, Skørping, Sorø, Vig
Allerød, Hadsten, Hammel, Korsør, Lemvig, Rudkøbing Bio, Langeland, Tisvilde, Aars, Hobro, Kerteminde, Pandrup, Stege, Assens, Bjerringbro, Brørup, Faaborg, Helios-Teatret, Glamsbjerg
Jelling, Karup, Mørkøv, Skælskør, Søllested, Toftlund, Aalestrup, Tórshavn, Havnar
DFI subsidy Markedsordningen
Danish rating Allowed for children over the age of 15

Companies

Production companies Zentropa Entertainments3
Co-producer Film i Väst, Zentropa International Sweden
With support from TV2, Det Danske Filminstitut, FilmFyn, Nordisk Film & TV Fond, MEDIA (EU)
Domestic distribution Nordisk Film Distribution A/S

Direction

Direction Jesper W. Nielsen
Continuity Sedsel Andersen
1st assistant director Antony Castle
3rd assistant director Andreas Bak
Casting: children Jette Termann
Casting assistant Sanne Tatjana
Casting: extras Anne Magnér
Casting Anja Philip
Casting: extras Andrea Vergara

Script

Screenplay Søren Sveistrup

Production

Producer Sisse Graum Jørgensen
Producer Julie Rix
Producer Anders Wøldike
Executive producer Marie Gade Denessen
Assistant Christense Skousen
Line producer Karen Bentzon
Line producer Tina Winholt
Line producer Mouns Overgaard
Production coordinator Liva Prescott
Production assistant Nina Tipsmark
Location manager Lars Valentin
Location scout Anders Mangaard Jacobsen
Location scout Lars Valentin
Post-producton coordinator Line Plougsbæk

Cinematography

Director of Photography Erik Zappon
Camera operator Henrik Kristensen
Focus puller Thomas Holm
Camera operator Karsten Jacobsen
Focus puller Anne Skamris
Video assistant Frederik Haslund
Steadicam assistant Martin Samsøe
DIT Kristian Hansen
DIT Oliver Lindboe

Stills

Still photographer Christian Geisnæs

Electrical dept.

Gaffer Otto Stenov
Best boy Noah Lynnerup

Editing

Editor Janus Billeskov Jansen
Assistant editor Anders Retsloff Pedersen

Production design

Property master Jacob Wirth Carlsen
Property master Trine Jensen
Set decorator Christina Kallan
Set dresser Rasmus Balslev
Set dresser Gitte Malling
Production design assistant Kristina Kovacs
Painter Marie Søegaard Tarpøe

Wardrobe

Key costumer Stine Thaning
Costume assistant Pia Anthony
Costume assistant Ulla Rasmussen

Makeup

Makeup design Louise Hauberg Nielsen
Makeup artist Tina Helmark
Makeup artist assistant Johanna Eliason
Makeup artist assistant Malin Andersson
Makeup artist assistant Katrine Stein Brock

Sound

Sound engineer Martin Saabye Andersen
Sound engineer Kristian Selin Eidnes Andersen

Stunt

Stunt coordinator Dennis Albrethsen

Appearance

Forstanderen Lars Mikkelsen
Lærer Lilian Sofie Gråbøl
Elmer Harald Kaiser Hermann
Erik Albert Rudbeck Lindhardt
Overlærer Toft Lassen Lars Ranthe
Lærer Aksel Søren Sætter-Lassen
Moren Sonja Richter
Inspektør Hartmann David Dencik
Onkel Paw Henriksen
Fru Oskarson Solbjørg Højfeldt
Inspektøren Jens Jørn Spottag
Doktor Hvidtfeldt Mads Wille
Bondemand Mogens Holm

Awards and nominations

Award Year Festival
Best Children & Youth Film 2017 Kristiansand International Children's Film Festival 2017
Audience Award 2017 Würzburg International Film Weekend 2017
Audience Award 2016 Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2016
Audience Award 2016 Hamburg FilmFest GmbH 2016

Festival screenings

Festival Festival date
Moscow - Royal Danish Embassy 2017-10-18
Frankfurt Lucas International Children's Film Festival 2017-10-01
Busan International Kids’ Film Festival 2017-07-12
Espoo Ciné International Film Festival 2017-05-05
Kristiansand International Children's Film Festival 2017-04-25
Stockfish Film Festival in Reykjavík 2017-02-23
Scandifilm 2017-02-14
Bangalore, Bengaluru Int. Film Festival 2017-02-02
Würzburg International Film Weekend 2017-01-26
Palm Springs International Film Festival 2017-01-05
Poznan Ale Kino! International Children's Film Festival 2016-11-27
Goa - Int. Film Festival of India 2016-11-20
Kolkata Film Festival 2016-11-11
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2016-11-11
Lithuania Scanorama Film Forum 2016-11-03
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2016-11-02
Giffoni Macedonia Youth Film Festival 2016-10-21
London Film Festival 2016-10-07
Hamburg FilmFest GmbH 2016-09-29
Haugesund, Den Norske Filmfestivalen 2016-08-20
Giffoni Film Festival 2016-07-15
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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
Artikel Berlingske Tidende Almbjerg, Sarah Iben 2016-12-22
Artikel Morgenavisen Jyllandsposten Enggaard, Michael 2016-12-21
Artikel Ekstra Bladet Krøger Jespersne, Linette 2016-04-22
Anmeldelse BT Lind, Michael 2016-04-21
Anmeldelse Berlingske Tidende Sauntved, Louise Kidde 2016-04-21
Interview Berlingske Tidende Lindberg, Kristian 2016-04-21
Anmeldelse Information Green Jensen, Bo 2016-04-21
Anmeldelse Kristeligt Dagblad Wivel, Henrik 2016-04-21
Anmeldelse Morgenavisen Jyllandsposten Frank Rasmussen, Nanna 2016-04-21
Interview Morgenavisen Jyllandsposten Svarrer, Luna 2016-04-21
Anmeldelse Politiken Yde, Katrine Hornstrup 2016-04-21
Interview Politiken Bo, Michael 2016-04-21
Artikel Berlingske Tidende Ellemann, Karen 2016-04-20
Interview Kristeligt Dagblad Øhrstrøm, Daniel 2016-04-19
Artikel Information Roin, Philip 2016-04-16
Artikel Information Roin, Philip 2016-04-16
Artikel Information Roin, Philip 2016-04-16
Artikel BT Seeberg, Kenan 2016-04-15
Anmeldelse Børsen Dürr, Morten 2016-04-15