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I am Here

Anders Morgenthaler, Denmark, 2014

97 min.Drama, ThrillerDK/Feature

Maria is a successful business executive, struggling to fulfill her greatest wish of all: to bring a child into the world. After suffering yet another miscarriage, a doctor informs Maria that she is too old to carry a child - and her whole world comes crashing down. Devastated and unable to accept her fate, Maria sets out on a desperate and perilous quest to realise her dream of motherhood.
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Danish title I am Here
Director Anders Morgenthaler
Screenplay Anders Morgenthaler
Producer Marie Gade Denessen, Julie Lind-Holm
Director of Photography Sturla Brandth Grøvlen
Composer Mikkel Maltha
Casting Mychal Simka, Evi Bischof
Appearances Kim Basinger, Jordan Prentice, Peter Stormare, Sebastian Schipper
Production country Denmark,Germany
Dialogue language English
Subtitles No
Audio description No
Production companies Zentropa Entertainments32
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
Danish theatrical release 06.01.2015
DFI subsidy Konsulentstøtte
Danish rating Allowed for children over the age of 15

Companies

Production companies Zentropa Entertainments32
Co-producer Zentropa Entertainments Berlin, OneTwoFilms, Film i Väst, Network Movie Film-und Fernsehproduktion, ZDF
With support from Det Danske Filminstitut, Filmförderung Hamburg Schleswig-Holstein, DFFF Deutscher Filmförderungs
In colaboration with ARTE, TV2 Danmark, Morgenthaler Office, Viking Brothers Entertainment
Domestic distribution Nordisk Film Biografdistribution

Direction

Direction Anders Morgenthaler
Casting Mychal Simka
Casting Evi Bischof
1st assistant director Stephan Brunn
Casting: extras Katrin Olbertz

Script

Script: translation Steve Schein
Script: translation Christian Knudsen
Script: translation Corinna Dümler
Script Anders Morgenthaler

Production

Producer Marie Gade Denessen
Producer Julie Lind-Holm
Co-producer Maria Köpf
Co-producer Jamila Wenske
Co-producer Sol Bondy
Executive producer Peter Aalbæk Jensen
Executive producer Peter Nadermann
Executive producer Jessica Ask
Associate co-producer Madeleine Ekman
Producer: development Ken Meyer
Unit manager Niels Hein
Producer's assistant Jon Hammer
Post-producton coordinator Jon Hammer
Production coordinator Milena Klemke
Location scout Michal Galinski
Production coordinator Michal Galinski
Set manager Christian Hessdörfer
Set manager assistant Maria Herbst
Set runner Thomas Christian Nilsson
Location manager Carsten Neumeyer
Head of tecnical unit Lars "Lalo" Werner
Post-producton coordinator Tine Clasen
Technical supervisor Simon Lytting
Technical assistant Emil Eriksson
Post-producton coordinator Anne Katrine Andersen
Post-production coordinator: Sweden Henning Lind Eriksen
Post-production coordinator (development) Anne Katrine Andersen

Cinematography

Cinematographer Sturla Brandth Grøvlen
First assistant camera Boye Klüver
Camera assistant Nicholas Bluff
Camera assistant Maggie Olkuska
Behind the scenes shooting Maggie Olkuska

Stills

Still photographer Christian Geisnæs

Editing

Editor Olivia Neergaard-Holm
Additional editing Sofie Steenberger
Editing supervisor Vinca Wiedemann
Editing supervisor Janus Billeskov Jansen
AV technician Lárus Ren Gudbjörnsson
AV technician Jacob Thorndal

Music

Composer Jóhann G. Jóhannsson
Music supervisor Mikkel Maltha
Additional music Morten Dalsgaard
Additional music BJ Nielsen

Production design

Art director Natascha Tagwerk
Set dresser Denise Wissmann
Set dresser Marvin Hetke
Set dresser Timo Becker
Art director (earthquake set) Jan Müller Von Der Haegen

Wardrobe

Costume designer Silke Faber
Key costumer Petra Stangenberg
Costume assistant Petra Rösler
Costume assistant Katharina Kosellek
Pandabear design Karoline Hinz

Makeup

Makeup artist: Kim Basinger Ronnie Specter
Hairdresser: Kim Basinger Dennis Brandt
Additional makeup Sarah Gehrmann
SFX makeup Sarah Gehrmann
Body makeup artist: Kim Basinger Jane English

Sound

Sound designer Morten Dalsgaard
Recording engineer Magnus Pflüger
Boom operator Felix Matthias
Sound editor Rasmus Winther
Foley artist Julien Naudin
Foley recordist Hans Møller

Visual effects

VFX Christen Bach
VFX Peter Ruschel
Colorist Thomas Therchilsen
Outro graphics Kasper Schultz Simonsen

Stunt

Stunt coordinator Ronnie Paul
Stunt double: Kim Basinger Dori Horvath

Appearance

Maria Kim Basinger
Petit Jordan Prentice
The Russian Peter Stormare
Peter Sebastian Schipper
Unborn Girl Anouk Fischer
Doctor Norman Hacker
Anouk Anouk Wagener
Sasja Sabine Haupt
Magnus Robert Hunger-Bühler
Nina Nina Fog
Business man Philipp Hochmair
Prostitute #1 Anna Franziska Srna
Prostitute #2 Mascha Haupt
Madame Anka Graczyk
Young prostitute Theresa Bischof
Baby Sarah Thomas Lind-Holm Hansen
Receptionist Maik Rogge
Girl in photo album Fanny Emilie Tang Lærke

Festival screenings

Festival Festival date
Malaga International Fantastic Film Festival 2015-11-18
L'Étrange Festival, Paris 2015-09-03
Neuchatel International Fantastic Film Festival 2015-07-03
Hamburg FilmFest GmbH 2014-09-25
Austin Fantastic Fest 2014-09-18
Det Danske Filminstitut registrerer international festivaldeltagelse og priser til danske film, dog primært de titler, som Filminstituttet varetager i sin festivaldistribution, og primært i forbindelse med de festivaler, som Filminstituttet har prioriteret at samarbejde med. Registreringen af festivaldeltagelse og priser til danske film, der ikke er i festivaldistribution, foretages kun for "launch"-festivaler ifølge Filminstituttets prioriterede festivalliste. Se listen over prioriterede festivaler.

Reviews and articles

On the library you can find these articles and revies and other material about the film.
Type Source Author Date
Anmeldelse BT Michael Lind 2015-01-08
Anmeldelse Berlingske Tidende Louise Kidde Sauntved 2015-01-08
Anmeldelse Information Ralf Christensen 2015-01-08
Anmeldelse Ekstra Bladet Henik Queitsch 2015-01-06
Anmeldelse Politiken Kim Skotte 2015-01-06
Interview Politiken Kim Skotte 2015-01-06