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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.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards Library
Danish title Lukas & The Aspies
Other titles The Aspies
Keywords Boys, , Identity, Asperger's syndrome
Director Anders Gustafsson
Screenplay Henrik Bromander, Anders Gustafsson
Producer Jacob Jarek
Director of Photography Anders Löfstedt
Composer Peter Peter
Casting Anja Philip
Appearances Karl Oskar Meyer, Erik Schmidt, Jan Meyer, Regitze Estrup
Production country Denmark
Dialogue language Danish
Production companies Profile Pictures
International sale Profile Pictures ApS / Krystalgade 7, 1 sal / 1172 København K / t +45 2873 2680 / c +45 2396 7944 / ditte@profilepictures.dk / www.profilepictures.dk
Technical info color
DFI subsidy Konsulentstøtte
Danish rating Not recommended for children under 7

Companies

Production companies Profile Pictures
With support from Det Danske Filminstitut, Sofiefonden, TV2 Danmark, Danske Børne- og Ungdomsfilmklubber

Direction

Direction Anders Gustafsson
Casting Anja Philip
Location scout Andreas Winding

Script

Screenplay Henrik Bromander
Screenplay Anders Gustafsson

Production

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

Cinematography

Cinematographer Anders Löfstedt

Electrical dept.

Gaffer Per Danbo

Editing

Editor Rasmus Nyholm Schmidt

Music

Music Peter Peter

Production design

Production designer Nikolaj Danielsen
Production designer Heidi Plugge

Wardrobe

Key costumer Tine Berg
Costume assistant Malene Immerkær

Makeup

Makeup artist Tine Berg
Makeup assistant Malene Immerkær

Sound

Sound engineer Thomas Huus
Sound engineer Bo Asdal Andersen

Appearance

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

Awards and nominations

Award Year Festival
Best Short Fiction 2015 du grain a demoudre Film Festival 2015
2nd Prize for Best Short 2015 Giffoni Film Festival 2015

Festival screenings

Festival Festival date
Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia, Tokyo 2017-06-01
Poznan Ale Kino! International Children's Film Festival 2016-11-27
Kristiansand International Children's Film Festival 2016-04-19
Barcelona, Mecal International Short Film Festival 2016-03-09
du grain a demoudre Film Festival 2015-11-21
Brest, Festival Européen du Film Court 2015-11-10
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2015-11-04
Frankfurt Lucas International Children's Film Festival 2015-09-27
Malmö Nordisk Panorama 2015-09-18
BUSTER 2015-09-14
Giffoni Film Festival 2015-07-17
Cannes, Marché du Film 2015-05-13
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