Malte Pedersson, Denmark, 2017

15 min.DK/Short fiction

The young pig Gristina lives with her mother and siblings at a small country farm. But Gristina has greater ambitions in life. Her biggest dream is to become a beautiful human being.
One day she decides to run away to a private hospital to fulfill her dreams but the consequences are devastating.
Basic information Credits
Original title Gristina
Danish title Gristina
Director Malte Pedersson
Screenplay Nanna Westh
Producer Malthe Koch, Christian Vangsgaard
Director of Photography Søren Hiorth
Editor Malte Pedersson
Sound Anne Gry Friis Kristensen
Composer Peter Helms
Production designer Liselotte Justesen
Production country Denmark
Domestic distribution Danske Filminstitut
Online release 28.11.2018, Filmcentralen
Danish rating Allowed for children over the age of 11
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Production company
Executive Producer Kamikaze Film CPH
With support from Det Danske Filminstitut
Domestic distribution Danske Filminstitut


Direction Malte Pedersson
Technical director Lasse Næraa Smith


Script Nanna Westh


Producer Malthe Koch
Producer Christian Vangsgaard


Cinematography Søren Hiorth

Electrical dept.

Electrical dept. Jesper Westh
Gaffer Jacob Hoffmann


Editing Malte Pedersson


Composer Peter Helms

Production design

Production designer Liselotte Justesen
Set modelling Erik Mogensen
Set modelling Hans-Jakob Wagner
Puppeteer Jesper Soelberg
Puppeteer Erik Mogensen


Sound engineer Anne Gry Friis Kristensen

Visual effects

3D artist Birk von Brockdorff Pedersen

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