The Costodian

Kristian Ibler, Denmark, 2013

22 min.DK/Short fiction

¿Please, dont touch!¿ Bent, the museum¿s custodian, guards the past with all its secrets. Everything must be safely locked up, keys tucked away.
At home Bent¿s wife is dying and wants to divulge the secret of their shared past, a secret that might push their daughter away.
Basic information Credits
Original title Kustoden
Danish title Kustoden
Keywords Family, The, Secrets, Marriages
Director Kristian Ibler
Screenplay Kristian Ibler
Producer Nina Bisgaard
Director of Photography Søren Hiorth
Editor Bodil Kjærhauge
Sound Jonas Kierkegaard
Production designer Maria Buchmann
Appearance Henning Jensen, Ghita Nørby, Peter Hesse Overgaard, Ida Kromann
Production country Denmark
Dialogue language Danish
Danish theatrical release 15.06.2013
Cinemas Empire
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Production company Ibler Film, SF Film Production ApS, Filmværkstedet / DFI


Direction Kristian Ibler


Screenplay Kristian Ibler


Producer Nina Bisgaard
Production manager Line Christensen
Unit manager Andreas Sommer
Unit manager Charlotte Brodthagen


Director of Photography Søren Hiorth
Camera assistant Kristoffer Kofod
First assistant camera Mads Hoppe

Electrical dept.

Best boy Torben Brent Wenneberg
Assistant lighting technician Kim Bech
Assistant lighting technician Mette Hougård Kristensen
Assistant lighting technician Casper Bülow Christensen
Assistant lighting technician Rasmus Kornerup-Nielsen


Editor Bodil Kjærhauge

Production design

Production designer Maria Buchmann


Costume on set Signe Bisgaard


Sound designer Jonas Kierkegaard

Visual effects

VFX Malik Thomas
Online Soheil Ozlati
Colourist Olesya Kireeva


Bent Henning Jensen
Kirsten Ghita Nørby
Steffen Peter Hesse Overgaard
Sirid Ida Kromann

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