Kim - a Film About War and Love

Morten Meldgaard, Denmark, 2009

93 min.DK/DocumentaryPortrait films

A story about Danish resistance fighter Kim Malthe-Bruun ¿ taking us from the frozen tundra landscapes of Kim's childhood in Canada, to the first encounter with his great love, to his involvement in the Second World War, and finally his imprisonment on death row in the hands of the Germans. The story is told through Kim's life-affirming presence in his writings and the stories told by those whom he knew. We especially get to know Kim through the eyes of two women who survived him.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title Kim
Danish title Kim
Keywords Malthe-Bruun, Kim, occupation, The, Resistance movement, History, 1940-1949, Denmark
Director Morten Meldgaard
Producer Anne Regitze Wivel, Louise Kjær, Sara Stockmann
Director of Photography Morten Meldgaard, Kasper Tuxen
Editor Sara Reither
Sound Rasmus Winther Jensen
Composer Peter Jørgensen
Production country Denmark
Production company Barok Film
International sales Barok Film A/S / Voldmestergade 9 / 2100 København Ø / t +45 24822742 / Aw@barokfilm.dk / www.barokfilm.dk
Festival information Danish Film Institute
Technical info color, Stereo
Danish festival release 12.11.2009, Cinemateket, CPH:DOX
Danish rating Allowed for all
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Production company Barok Film


Direction Morten Meldgaard


Producer Anne Regitze Wivel
Producer Louise Kjær
Producer Sara Stockmann


Cinematography Morten Meldgaard
Cinematography Kasper Tuxen


Editing Sara Reither


Music Peter Jørgensen


Sound Rasmus Winther Jensen

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CPH:DOX 2009-11-06
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