Songs in the Sun

Kristian Sejrbo Lidegaard, Denmark, 2017

69 min.DK/FeatureThriller

On a hot summer day, Anna visits her childhood friend Julie, on the Danish island Møn, where they both grew up. Julie is obsessed with an old Danish myth and spends all her time in the forest. According to Julie's mother Sonja, Julie is depressed. Anna is there to cheer Julie up and convince her to give up her childish fantasies. But as the three women relax on the beach under a clear blue sky, Julie disappears.
Basic information Credits
Original title Sange i solen
Danish title Sange i solen
Director Kristian Sejrbo Lidegaard
Screenplay Kristian Sejrbo Lidegaard, Allan Hyde
Producer Maria Møller Kjeldgaard
Director of Photography Sebastian Spjuth Danneborn
Editor Jenna Andreasen Mangulad
Sound Peter Storm Wich, Catrine le Dous, Patricio Pock-Steen Fralle, Julie Rose, Valdemar Blaakilde Fink
Composer Johan Carøe
Production designer Josefine Else Larsen
Appearance Emma Sehested Høeg, Victoria Carmen Sonne, Charlotte Munck, Anders Mossling
Production country Denmark
Dialogue language Danish
Domestic distribution Manna Film
Technical info 1,85:1 - Widescreen, color, Dolby 5.1
Danish festival release 09.10.2017, CPH PIX 2017: New Danish Talents
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Production company
Executive Producer Manna Film
With support from Filmværkstedet / DFI, Nordisk Film, Nordisk Film Fonden, Det Obelske Familiefond, Super16, Dansk Skuespillerforbund, Danske Dramatikere
Domestic distribution Manna Film


Direction Kristian Sejrbo Lidegaard


Screenplay Kristian Sejrbo Lidegaard
Screenplay Allan Hyde


Producer Maria Møller Kjeldgaard
Production manager Anna Gregorius
Unit manager Natalja Hammerich Binzer


Cinematographer Sebastian Spjuth Danneborn
Camera assistant Johannes Sprogøe Fletting
First assistant camera Kasper Bundvad
First assistant camera Andreas Ascanius Lundmark
DIT Sofie Wolstrup
DIT Isac Hessellund


Stills Sebastian Spjuth Danneborn

Electrical dept.

Gaffer Phillip Jørgensen
Electrician assistant Carl August Jansson
Electrician assistant Asger Duus Hansen


Editor Jenna Andreasen Mangulad


Music Johan Carøe

Production design

Production designer Josefine Else Larsen
Set dresser Katrine Krohn
Set dresser Anna Møller Kjeldgaard


Costume on set Rebecca Sophia Morris Sigaard


Makeup artist Sara Sofia Kasper


Sound designer Peter Storm Wich
Sound mixer Peter Storm Wich
Sound assistant Frederik Roland
Sound engineer Catrine le Dous
Sound engineer Patricio Pock-Steen Fralle
Sound engineer Julie Rose
Sound engineer Valdemar Blaakilde Fink
Dialogue editor Peter Seeba

Visual effects

Online and colorgrading Isac Hessellund
Graphic design Sarah Gad Wøldike Sørensen


Appearance Emma Sehested Høeg
Appearance Victoria Carmen Sonne
Appearance Charlotte Munck
Appearance Anders Mossling
Appearance Ina-Miriam Rosenbaum

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