Persona Non Grata

Lisa Jespersen, Denmark, 2021

91 min.DK/FeatureDrama

The film is a humorous drama about Laura who has distanced herself from her family in the countryside and has moved to Copenhagen to be a writer and live the bohemian lifestyle. When she is forced to return to her childhood home to participate in her brother’s wedding, she discovers that he is about to marry her worst childhood enemy Catrine. Laura realises that Catrine has taken over her place in the family, and now she feels a strong need to get it back.
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Original title Hvor kragerne vender
Danish title Hvor kragerne vender
Director Lisa Jespersen
Screenplay Lisa Jespersen, Sara Isabella Jønsson
Producer Daniel Mühlendorph
Director of Photography Manuel Alberto Claro
Appearance Rosalinde Mynster, Bodil Jørgensen, Jens Jørn Spottag, Anne Sofie Wanstrup
Production country Denmark
Danish audio description Yes
Domestic distribution Nordisk Film Distribution A/S
International sales Picture Tree International
Danish theatrical release 22.07.2021
Comment Feature debut by Lisa Jespersen, who graduated from the National Film School of Denmark in 2017. World premiere at Göteborg Film Festival 2021.
Danish rating Not recommended for children under 7
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Production company Hyæne Film
With support from New Danish Screen, Det Danske Filminstitut
Domestic distribution Nordisk Film Distribution A/S


Direction Lisa Jespersen


Screenplay Lisa Jespersen
Screenplay Sara Isabella Jønsson


Producer Daniel Mühlendorph


Cinematographer Manuel Alberto Claro


Laura Rosalinde Mynster
Jane Bodil Jørgensen
Iver Jens Jørn Spottag
Catrine Anne Sofie Wanstrup
Jannik Adam Ild Rohweder
Benjamin Thomas Hwan
David Jesper Groth
Appearance Saga Nikoline Linde Mikkelsen

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