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Headhunter

Rumle Hammerich, Denmark, 2009

107 min.DK/Feature

A thriller set in the upper echelons of the business world. Martin Vinge, a former hardcore reporter, now a successful headhunter with a complicated personal life, lands a confidential assignment to locate a new heir to Denmark's biggest shipping and oil empire. As Martin starts searching for potential candidates, he soon realises that he is becoming entangled in a far-reaching, impenetrable power game for the corporation's future, a brutal ploy that brings excruciating pressure to bear on Martin and the people he loves.
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Danish title Headhunter
Other titles Headhunter
Director Rumle Hammerich
Screenplay Rumle Hammerich
Producer Åke Sandgren
Director of Photography Dan Laustsen
Editor Henrik Vincent Thiesen, Camilla Skousen
Sound Morten Degnbol
Production designer Peter de Neergaard
Casting Tanja Grunwald
Appearances Lars Mikkelsen, Henning Moritzen, Charlotte Munck, Preben Harris
Production country Denmark
Production companies Nordisk Film
Domestic distribution Nordisk Film Biografdistribution
International sale TrustNordisk / Filmbyen 22 / 2650 Hvidovre / t +45 3686 8788 / f +45 3677 4448 / info@trustnordisk.com / www.trustnordisk.com
Festival information Danish Film Institute
Technical info 2934, Cinemascope, Dolby, SRD
Danish theatrical release 28.08.2009
Cinemas Dagmar, Palads, Albertslund Biograferne, Reprise Teatret, Grand, Gladsaxe Bio, Værløse Bio, BioCity (Tåstrup), Kastrup Bio, Baltoppen Bio 1-2, Park Bio, Gentofte Kino, Glostrup Bio, CinemaxX, Empire, Kinopalæet (Lyngby), Metropol, Falkoner, Vanløse Bio samt 61 biografer i provinsen
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DFI subsidy Konsulentstøtte
Danish rating Allowed for children over the age of 15

Companies

Production companies Nordisk Film
Domestic distribution Nordisk Film Biografdistribution

Direction

Direction Rumle Hammerich
1st assistant director Antony Castle
Extras coordinator Anita Juel Lystbæk
Continuity Stine Monty Freddie
Casting Tanja Grunwald

Script

Writer Rumle Hammerich
Writer Åke Sandgren
Script consultant Maj Bovin
Script Rumle Hammerich

Production

Producer Åke Sandgren
Executive producer Kim Magnusson
Production coordinator: post-production Nanna van Elk
Production coordinator Julie Rix Petersen
Location manager Kim Scott Sutherland
Line producer Lise Pedersen

Cinematography

1st assistant camera John Frimann Rasmussen
Clapper/loader Thea Slouborg Andersen
Key grip Magnus Ohmsen
Cinematography Dan Laustsen

Stills

Stills Bjørn Bertheussen

Electrical dept.

Best boy Mathias Asger Rasmussen
Assistant lighting technician Allan Rune Køldal
Electrical dept. Michael Wills

Editing

Avid assistant Liv Lynge
Avid assistant Christian Bentsen
Editing Henrik Vincent Thiesen
Editing Camilla Skousen

Music

Composer Jacob Groth

Production design

Set dresser Mathias Holmgren Hassing
Set decorator Christina Lorentz
Production design Peter de Neergaard

Wardrobe

Costume designer Louize Nissen
Costume on set Anne-Dorthe Eskildsen

Makeup

Makeup artist Anne Cathrine Sauerberg
Makeup artist Dorte Jacobsen

Sound

B-sound designer Morten Bak Jensen
Sound engineer: post-production Morten Groth Brandt
Sound engineer Morten Groth Brandt
Sound engineer Rasmus Winther Jensen
Sound: post production Glennie Pettersson
Sound Morten Degnbol

Stunt

Stunt coordinator Adam Brix
Stunt Stig Günther

Appearance

Martin Vinge Lars Mikkelsen
N.F. Sieger Henning Moritzen
Nina Charlotte Munck
Hjulman Preben Harris
Daniel Sieger Flemming Enevold
Roland Berger Samuel Fröler
Pernille Charlotte Fich
Troels Troels Lyby
Jacob Igor August Svideniouk Egholm
Appearance Jakob Bjerregaard Engmann
Appearance Camilla Gottlieb
Appearance Andrea Vagn Jensen
Appearance Anne Sofie Byder
Appearance Rikke Weissfeld
Appearance Henrik Bohn Ipsen
Appearance Morten Hauch-Fausbøll
Appearance Burkhard Forstreuter
Appearance Teis Bayer
Appearance David Bateson
Appearance Tove Bornhøft
Appearance Kjeld Nørgaard
Appearance Vibeke Hastrup
Appearance Rita Angela
Appearance Sami Darr
Appearance Katrine Læssøe Agesen
Appearance Jesper Steinmetz
Appearance Bendt Hildebrandt
Appearance Jens Andersen
Appearance Simon Vagn Jensen
Appearance Esbjørn Mildh
Advokat Maria Stokholm
Appearance Signe Skov
Appearance Jacob Regel Møller
Appearance Anders Valentinus Dam
Appearance Lars Huniche
Appearance Espen Uldal
Appearance Fash Shodeinde
Roland Bergers kone Majamae

Festival screenings

Festival Festival date
Buenos Aires Danish Film Festival 2010-11-16
Damascus Int. Film Festival 2010-11-07
Mumbai Film Festival 2010-10-21
Galway International Film Festival, Film Fleadh 2010-07-06
Cinemateket 2010-06-17
Cleveland International Film Festival 2010-03-18
Göteborg International Film Festival 2010-01-29
Cairo International Film Festival 2009-11-10
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2009-11-04
London Film Festival 2009-10-14
Distributørvisning 2009-09-24
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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 Morgenavisen Jyllandsposten Jette Carlsen 2009-08-30
Anmeldelse BT Birgitte Grue 2009-08-28
Anmeldelse BT Ebbe Iversen 2009-08-28
Artikel Berlingske Tidende Kristian Lindberg 2009-08-28
Artikel Berlingske Tidende Kristian Lindberg 2009-08-28
Artikel Berlingske Tidende Kristian Lindberg 2009-08-28
Anmeldelse Børsen Morten Durr 2009-08-28
Anmeldelse Ekstra Bladet Henrik Queitsch 2009-08-28
Anmeldelse Ekstra Bladet Henrik Queitsch 2009-08-28
Anmeldelse Information Claus Christensen 2009-08-28
Anmeldelse Kristeligt Dagblad Palle Schantz Lauridsen 2009-08-28
Anmeldelse Metroexpress Jacob Ludvigsen 2009-08-28
Anmeldelse Politiken Frederikke Lett 2009-08-28
Anmeldelse Politiken Kim Skotte 2009-08-28
Anmeldelse Weekendavisen Bo Green Jensen 2009-08-28
Anmeldelse Børsen Jakob Schultz 2009-08-28
Artikel Metroexpress Malan Joensen 2009-08-28
Interview Information Sabastian Gjerding 2009-08-27
Interview Information Sabastian Gjerding 2009-08-27