Give Mum a Kiss, Honey!

Carsten Sønder, Denmark, 1990

46 min.DK/Short fictionYouth films

Fear of loneliness and desire for happiness cause a mother and taxi driver to let down her son. They have always been on their own, the son submitting to the needs of his mother far too much. One night the teenage son steals his mothers taxi. She chases him herself. In the beginning it's a sort of game. Later in the night, the situation gets more desperate.
Basic information Credits Materials
Original title Kys mor, skat!
Danish title Kys mor, skat!
Director Carsten Sønder
Screenplay Carsten Sønder
Director of Photography Jacob Banke Olesen
Editor Henrik Fleischer
Sound Torben Christiansen, Francois-Eric Grodin, Sidsel Aas Mortensen
Composer Niels Hauge
Production designer Kirsten Brøndum
Appearance Anna Lica, Andreas Johnsen, Kit Goetz, Anne Mette Rosenkilde
Production country Denmark
Domestic distribution Statens Filmcentral
Technical info 16 mm, Normal, color
Danish theatrical release 02.11.1990
Cinemas Park
Danish rating Allowed for children over the age of 12
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Production company Statens Filmcentral, Fortuna Film, Danmarks Radio
Domestic distribution Statens Filmcentral


Direction Carsten Sønder
Continuity Klaus Kjeldsen


Script Carsten Sønder
Script consultant Tom Elling
Script consultant Mogens Rukov


Production Peter Aalbæk Jensen
Production manager Bent Erik Krøyer
Production manager Lars Seidelin
Production assistant Brian Melby


Cinematography Jacob Banke Olesen
Camera assistant Niels Hauge
Key grip Peter Munch

Electrical dept.

Electrical dept. Peter Munch


Editing Henrik Fleischer
Assistant editor Britta Sørensen


Music Niels Hauge

Production design

Production designer Kirsten Brøndum


Costumes and props Kirsten Brøndum


Makeup Frank Jørn Jensen
Makeup Kirsten Brøndum


Sound Torben Christiansen
Sound Francois-Eric Grodin
Sound Sidsel Aas Mortensen
Sound assistant Jenni Glasdam


Vivian Anna Lica
David, hendes søn Andreas Johnsen
Appearance Kit Goetz
Appearance Anne Mette Rosenkilde
Appearance Kaya Brüel
Appearance Peter Aalbæk Jensen
Appearance Hans Olsen
Appearance Karin Lukowski Larsen

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