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Happy now

Frederikke Aspöck, Denmark, 2004

17 min.DK/Short fiction

A typical American family goes to the beach. Their seemingly perfect life is turned upside-down when the mother Carol, who has long felt overlooked in her marriage, kisses a lifeguard and is caught by her husband.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title Happy now
Danish title Happy now
Other titles Happy now - 3 kortfilm om familierelationer
Keywords Grief, Mother-daughter relationship, Father-son relation, Relationship, Families, USA, 2000-2009
Director Frederikke Aspöck
Screenplay Frederikke Aspöck
Director of Photography Bino Marsetti
Editor Daniel Dencik
Sound Matthew Polis
Composer Rasmus Bille Bähncke
Appearances Renata Hinrichs, Josh Kleinmuntz, Cosmo Pfeil, Sara Barnett
Production country Denmark
Production companies Nimbus Film
International sales Premium Films / rue Desargues 6 / 75011 Paris / t 33 1 42 77 06 39 / f 33 1 44 54 05 02 / jcm@premium-films.com / www.premium-films.com
Technical info 1,85:1 - Widescreen
DFI subsidy Konsulentstøtte
Danish rating Not recommended for children under 7

Companies

Production companies Nimbus Film

Direction

Direction Frederikke Aspöck

Script

Script Frederikke Aspöck

Production

Production Sydney Burtner
Production Bo Ehrhardt

Cinematography

Cinematography Bino Marsetti

Stills

Stills Stefanie Jasper

Editing

Editing Daniel Dencik

Music

Music Rasmus Bille Bähncke

Sound

Sound Matthew Polis

Appearance

Appearance Renata Hinrichs
Appearance Josh Kleinmuntz
Appearance Cosmo Pfeil
Appearance Sara Barnett

Festival screenings

Festival Festival date
Göteborg International Film Festival 2012-01-27
New York Tribeca Film Festival 2005-04-21
Reykjavik Nordisk Panorama 2004-09-22
Haugesund, Den Norske Filmfestivalen 2004-08-20
Odense Internationale Film Festival 2004-08-09
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