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Citizens of the future

Theodor Christensen, Denmark, 1946

38 min.DK/Documentary

A law was passed in 1942 by which a new type of school was established with the aim of giving untrained youths at the age of 15-18 years a chance of getting a certain training and skill at some profession as well as some cultural and social enlightenment. The film describes life at such schools and shows both manual training and the teaching of sociology and history. The background of the founding of the schools is the occupation with the black-out and with the contrast between Danes and Germans.
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Original title Fremtidens borgere
Danish title Fremtidens borgere
Other titles Citizens of the future
Keywords Young people, Education, 1940-1949
Director Theodor Christensen
Screenplay Theodor Christensen
Director of Photography Peter Winkel, Jørgen Roos
Sound Børge Hallenberg
Composer Kai Rosenberg
Appearances Albert Mertz
Production country Denmark
Dialogue language Danish
Production companies Minerva Film
Domestic distribution Statens Filmcentral
Technical info 1090 meter, 35 mm, 1,37:1 Academy, Black/white, Sound
Danish theatrical release 27.06.1946
Cinemas Bella

Companies

Production companies Minerva Film
Commissioned by Dansk Kulturfilm, Undervisningsministeriet, Ministeriernes Filmudvalg
Domestic distribution Statens Filmcentral

Direction

Direction Theodor Christensen

Script

Script Theodor Christensen

Cinematography

Camera assistant Ove Sevel
Cinematography Peter Winkel
Cinematography Jørgen Roos

Music

Music Kai Rosenberg

Sound

Sound Børge Hallenberg

Voiceover

Voiceover Knud Pheiffer
Voiceover Tove Bang

Appearance

18-årig svajer Albert Mertz

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