Isabel - på vej

Helle Toft Jensen, Denmark, 1994

55 min.DK/Documentary

Isabel is 20 years old and lives in Chile. But she has not always lived there though she was born in Chile. Her parents fled with her and her brother to Denmark when Pinochet destroyed the democracy of the country. When Isabel was 18 years old, she decided to return to her native country. Isabel is divided between two nationalities. She speaks and dreams in Danish as well as in Spanish. In the film Isabel tells about her difficult choices, her thoughts and hopes - and about her hard work of becoming a complete person.
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Original title Isabel - på vej
Danish title Isabel - på vej
Other titles Isabel II
Keywords Chile, Refugees, Immigrants, Latin America, Racism, Young people, Cultural meetings
Director Helle Toft Jensen
Screenplay Helle Toft Jensen
Director of Photography Jimmy Andreasen
Editor Iben Niegaard
Composer Sten Ørting
Appearances Isabel Martinez
Production country Denmark
Production company Statens Filmcentral, Mediegruppen SPOR
Domestic distribution Statens Filmcentral
Danish rating Not recommended for children under 7


Production company Statens Filmcentral, Mediegruppen SPOR
Domestic distribution Statens Filmcentral


Direction Helle Toft Jensen


Script Helle Toft Jensen


Cinematography Jimmy Andreasen


Editing Iben Niegaard


Music Sten Ørting


Appearance Isabel Martinez

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