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Shorta

95 min.DK/FeatureAction

The exact details of what took place while Talib Ben Hassi (19) was in police custody remain unclear. Police officers, Jens and Mike, are on routine patrol in Svalegården’s ghetto when news of Talib’s death comes in over the radio, igniting uncontrollable, pent-up rage in the ghetto’s youth, who lust for revenge. Suddenly, the two officers find themselves fair game and must fight tooth and claw to find a way out.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title Shorta
Danish title Shorta
Other titles Shorta
Director Anders Ølholm, Frederik Louis Hviid
Screenplay Anders Ølholm, Frederik Louis Hviid
Producer Signe Leick Jensen, Morten Kaufmann
Director of Photography Jacob Møller
Editor Anders Albjerg Kristiansen
Sound Morten Green
Production designer Gustav Pontoppidan
Appearances Jacob Lohmann, Simon Sears
Production country Denmark
Production companies Toolbox Film
Domestic distribution Scanbox Entertainment Danmark A/S
International sales Charades / rue Manuel 4 / 75009 Paris / c +33 6 20 36 77 72 / sales@charades.eu / www.charades.eu
Danish theatrical release 22.10.2020
Comment Feature debut by director-writers Anders Ølholm and Frederik Louis Hviid.
DFI subsidy Konsulentstøtte

Companies

Production companies Toolbox Film
With support from Det Danske Filminstitut
Domestic distribution Scanbox Entertainment Danmark A/S

Direction

Direction Anders Ølholm
Direction Frederik Louis Hviid

Script

Screenplay Anders Ølholm
Screenplay Frederik Louis Hviid

Production

Producer Signe Leick Jensen
Producer Morten Kaufmann

Cinematography

Cinematographer Jacob Møller

Editing

Editor Anders Albjerg Kristiansen

Production design

Production designer Gustav Pontoppidan

Sound

Sound designer Morten Green

Appearance

Mike Jacob Lohmann
Jens Simon Sears

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