How to become a carpenter

Gunnar Robert Hansen, Denmark, 1946

11 min.DK/Documentary

An account of the educational methods of Danish technical schools. We follow the career of an apprentice carpenter, see his troubles as a beginner and watch him at his work as he grows more proficient. When a new apprentice arrives, he can afford to feel just a little superior. Finally, he becomes a journeyman, and is admitted into his Trade Union.
Basic information Credits Materials
Original title I lære
Danish title I lære
Keywords Skilled trade, Education, Lumber profession, 1940-1949
Director Gunnar Robert Hansen
Screenplay Gunnar Robert Hansen
Director of Photography Poul Gram
Composer Erik Fiehn
Production country Denmark
Domestic distribution Statens Filmcentral
Technical info 330 meter, 35 mm, Black/white, Sound
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Production company Nordisk Films Kompagni
Executive Producer Dansk Kulturfilm
In collaboration with Håndværkets Fællesrepræsentation
Commissioned by Dansk Kulturfilm, Håndværkets Fællesrepræsentation
Domestic distribution Statens Filmcentral


Direction Gunnar Robert Hansen


Script Gunnar Robert Hansen


Cinematography Poul Gram


Music Erik Fiehn


Voiceover Poul Juhl

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Program i farve
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