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Embrace Me

Kaspar Munk, Denmark, 2006

27 min.DK/Short fiction

Christine, 16, breaks up with her boyfriend, Martin, before leaving for a school camp. She doesn't want to participate, she just wants to disappear. While at camp, Christine seems to withdraw. Slowly, she slips further and further away from the others. Ultimately, a secret encounter in the forest and the events that follow help to change Christine's perception of herself completely.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title Forsvunden
Danish title Forsvunden
Other titles Embrace Me
Keywords Emotions, Teenagers, Girls, Identity, Camping trips, Denmark
Director Kaspar Munk
Screenplay Kaspar Munk
Producer Sonny Lahey
Director of Photography Søren Bay
Editor Wiebe van der Vliet, Wiebe van der Vliet
Sound Mikkel Sørensen, Mikkel Sørensen
Composer Nicolai Land
Production designer Charlotte Garnov, Charlotte Garnov
Casting Janne Hagen Eriksen
Appearances Marie Søderberg, Stine Stengade, Frederik Paarup, Benjamin Boe Rasmussen
Production country Denmark
Production companies Super16, No Sun Productions
Domestic distribution Spor Media
Danish rating Not recommended for children under 7

Companies

Production companies Super16, No Sun Productions
Domestic distribution Spor Media

Direction

Direction Kaspar Munk
Casting Janne Hagen Eriksen
Assistant director Sune Lykke Albinus
Assistant director Per Frandsen
Continuity Michael Thune

Script

Script Kaspar Munk

Production

Producer Sonny Lahey
Unit manager Julie Rix Petersen
Location manager: Funen Christina Kallan
Production assistant Jette Søndergaard
Production assistant Kamilla Bruus
Producer's assistant Sara Buch-Olsen

Cinematography

Cinematography Søren Bay
Camera assistant Linda Laage S. Olsen
Camera assistant Lars Krogsgaard
Camera assistant Fredrik Sundbye
Clapper/loader Magnus Thorstholm Jensen
Steadicam operator Flemming Laybourn

Electrical dept.

Gaffer Viggo Grumme
Gaffer Frank Omø
Best boy Matilda Mester
Best boy Claus Preis
Best boy Torben Brent Wenneberg

Editing

Editing Wiebe van der Vliet
Editing Wiebe van der Vliet

Music

Music Nicolai Land

Production design

Production design Charlotte Garnov
Production design Charlotte Garnov
Set dresser Eva Maria Hartvig Lund

Wardrobe

Wardrobe Tina Bonde Sørensen

Makeup

Makeup Marianna Roa Wassberg

Sound

Sound Mikkel Sørensen
Sound Mikkel Sørensen
Boom operator Ask Moana Johannsen
Boom operator Emil Mikkelsen
Sound Jacques Pedersen
Sound editor Lea Korsgaard

Appearance

Christine Marie Søderberg
Mia, lærerinde Stine Stengade
Martin, lærer Frederik Paarup
Thomas Benjamin Boe Rasmussen
Karen Kirstine Rosenkrands Mikkelsen
Mias mand Thomas Bang
Line Julie Christiansen
Peter Oscar McWilliam
Casper Fred Salmon
Mor Elisabeth von Rosen

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