Royal Tombs

Gunnar Robert Hansen, Denmark, 1942

23 min.DK/Documentary

A film ramble from one royal tomb to another down thehistory of Denmark, from the days of runic writing to the work of Thorvaldsen, the famous Danish sculptor of the early 19th century.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title Kongegrave
Danish title Kongegrave
Other titles Kongegrave I-II, Danske Kongegrave - efter Dronning Margrethe, Danske Kongegrave - fra Kong Gorm til Dronning Margrethe
Keywords Denmark's history, Rune stones, Thorvaldsen, Bertel, Grave mounds, Royal family, The, Funerals, 1940-1949
Director Gunnar Robert Hansen
Screenplay Gunnar Robert Hansen
Director of Photography Svend Wilquin
Production country Denmark
Dialogue language Danish
Production company Palladium
Domestic distribution Statens Filmcentral
International sales
Technical info 645 meter, 35 mm, 1,37:1 Academy, Black/white, Sound
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Production company Palladium
Executive Producer Dansk Kulturfilm
With support from Statens Filmfond
Commissioned by Nationalmuseet
Domestic distribution Statens Filmcentral


Direction Gunnar Robert Hansen


Script Gunnar Robert Hansen


Production Olaf Böök Malmstrøm


Cinematography Svend Wilquin


Musical arrangement Camillo Carlsen

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