Warriors of love

Simon Staho, Denmark, 2009

93 min.Feature

»Warriors of Love« is a contemporary version of Romeo and Juliet''s tragic romance about love and revenge. The film is about two lesbians who are forced to commit murder in order to save their love.
Basic information Credits Materials
Original title Kærlighedens krigere
Danish title Kærlighedens krigere
Other titles Kärlekens krigare
Director Simon Staho
Screenplay Peter Asmussen, Simon Staho
Producer Anne Katrine Andersen, Jonas Frederiksen
Director of Photography Harald Gunnar Paalgard
Editor Janus Billeskov Jansen
Sound Rune Palving
Appearance Josefin Ljungman, Shima Niavarani
Production country Denmark, Sweden
Domestic distribution Camera Film
International sales TrustNordisk
Technical info 35 mm
Danish theatrical release 27.11.2009
Cinemas Grand, Øst for Paradis (Århus)
DFI subsidy Minor
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Production company Trollhättan Film AB
Domestic distribution Camera Film


Direction Simon Staho
1st assistant director Susanna Sjöblom


Script Peter Asmussen
Script Simon Staho


Producer Anne Katrine Andersen
Producer Jonas Frederiksen
Line producer Karen Bentzon
Co-producer Tomas Eskilsson
Co-producer Jessica Ask
Co-producer Lone Korslund
Executive producer Peter Aalbæk Jensen
Executive producer Jonas Frederiksen
Production manager Marie Engberg
Production manager Andreas Johansson
Production assistant Rikard Andersson
Location manager Emanuel Claesson
Location scout Maria Magnusson


Cinematography Harald Gunnar Paalgard
First assistant camera David Gulje
Camera assistant Andreas Pettersson
Camera assistant Olle Asplund

Electrical dept.

Electrical dept. Michael Nielsen


Editing Janus Billeskov Jansen
B-editor Dan Loghin

Production design

Set manager Emanuel Claesson


Sound Rune Palving
Sound Jonas Langkilde
Sound John Nielsen

Visual effects

Digital colorist Dan Konzior
Grading Michael Frank Nielsen


Stunt Roy Hansson


Ida Josefin Ljungman
Karin Shima Niavarani

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Type Source Author Date
Anmeldelse BT Ebbe Iversen 2009-11-27
Anmeldelse Berlingske Tidende Ebbe Iversen 2009-11-27
Anmeldelse Ekstra Bladet 2009-11-27
Anmeldelse Information Morten Piil 2009-11-27
Anmeldelse Information Morten Piil 2009-11-27
Interview Information Jonas Varsted Kirkegaard 2009-11-27
Interview Information Jonas Varsted Kirkegaard 2009-11-27
Anmeldelse Metroexpress Jacob Ludvigsen 2009-11-27
Anmeldelse Morgenavisen Jyllandsposten Nanna Frank Rasmussen 2009-11-27
Anmeldelse Politiken-Fonden Sophie Engberg Sonne 2009-11-27
Anmeldelse Weekendavisen Nikolaj M Lassen 2009-11-27
Artikel Berlingske Tidende Ebbe Iversen 2009-08-29
Artikel Politiken-Fonden Michael Bo 2009-07-27
Artikel Morgenavisen Jyllandsposten 2009-07-21