Lukas & The Aspies

Anders Gustafsson, Denmark, 2015

25 min.DK/Short fictionChildren's films

12-year-old Lukas is, in many ways, a normal kid. He plays in a punk band, hangs out with his friends and fights with his kid brother. But Lukas also has Asperger's Syndrome and therefore has his own set of problems.
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Original title Lukas & The Aspies
Danish title Lukas & The Aspies
Other titles The Aspies
Keywords Boys, Young people, Identity, Asperger's syndrome
Director Anders Gustafsson
Screenplay Henrik Bromander, Anders Gustafsson
Producer Jacob Jarek
Director of Photography Anders Löfstedt
Editor Rasmus Nyholm Schmidt
Sound Thomas Huus, Bo Asdal Andersen
Composer Peter Peter
Production designer Nikolaj Danielsen, Heidi Plugge
Casting Anja Philip
Appearance Karl Oskar Meyer, Erik Schmidt, Jan Meyer, Regitze Estrup
Production country Denmark
Dialogue language Danish
International sales Profile Pictures
Technical info color
DFI subsidy Konsulentstøtte
Danish rating Not recommended for children under 7
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Production company Profile Pictures
With support from Det Danske Filminstitut, Sofiefonden, TV2 Danmark, Danske Børne- og Ungdomsfilmklubber


Direction Anders Gustafsson
Casting Anja Philip


Screenplay Henrik Bromander
Screenplay Anders Gustafsson


Producer Jacob Jarek
Line producer Ditte Milsted
Unit manager Christian Grønvall
Location scout Andreas Winding
Production assistant Toke Thrane Hanghøj
Runner Liva de Vries Bækgaard


Cinematographer Anders Löfstedt

Electrical dept.

Gaffer Per Danbo


Editor Rasmus Nyholm Schmidt


Music Peter Peter

Production design

Production designer Nikolaj Danielsen
Production designer Heidi Plugge


Key costumer Tine Berg
Costume assistant Malene Immerkær


Makeup artist Tine Berg
Makeup assistant Malene Immerkær


Sound engineer Thomas Huus
Sound engineer Bo Asdal Andersen


Lukas Karl Oskar Meyer
Kasper Erik Schmidt
Far Jan Meyer
Mor Regitze Estrup
Ven Jonathan Weyde
Ven Ask Truelsen
Ven Loui Gylling Henderson
Pædagog Jacob Ulrik Lohmann
Bademester Nicolai Dahl Hamilton
Fotograf Jesper Riefensthal

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