Shadow Boxer

Andreas Bøggild Monies, Denmark, 2017

DK/Short fiction

Eight-year-old Luna lives alone with her mother, Isabella, who is a professional boxer. During an important match Isabella is badly hurt and ends up in the hospital. Everybody believes that Isabella now will be bound to a wheelchair for the rest of her life - except Luna. She does everything to encourage her mother to fight and get herself back into the ring.
Basic information Credits
Original title Skyggebokser
Danish title Skyggebokser
Director Andreas Bøggild Monies
Screenplay Andreas Bøggild Monies, Tone Mygind Rostbøll
Producer Jeppe Wowk
Director of Photography Sine Vadstrup Brooker
Editor Anna Heide, Andreas Bøggild Monies
Sound Jacques Pedersen
Composer Dmitry Evgrafov
Production designer Jeppe Green Schelde
Casting Jette Termann
Appearance Marijana Jankovic, Katinka Evers-Jahnsen, Susanne Bonde, Sandra Yi Sencindiver
Production country Denmark
Technical info 2,35:1 Scope, color, Sound
Danish festival release 28.08.2017, Odense International Film Festival
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Production company Monies Film, Nano Film ApS
With support from Filmværkstedet / DFI, Danske Dramatikere


Direction Andreas Bøggild Monies
Casting Jette Termann
Assisting director Søren Hadsund Mortensen


Screenplay Andreas Bøggild Monies
Screenplay Tone Mygind Rostbøll
Story Andreas Bøggild Monies


Producer Jeppe Wowk
Executive producer Ole Christian Madsen
Production manager Charlotte Sne Hoen
Production coordinator Martin Dam Jensen
Production assistant Dante Høst


Cinematographer Sine Vadstrup Brooker
Camera assistant Kasper Bundvad
First assistant camera Morten Jensen
Steadicam Jonas Torp

Electrical dept.

Best boy Casper Bülow Christensen


Editor Anna Heide
Editor Andreas Bøggild Monies
Editing supervisor Rikke Selin Fokdal


Music Dmitry Evgrafov

Production design

Production design Jeppe Green Schelde


Costume supervisor Maria Dannevang Thomsen


SFX makeup Sofie Amelia Laulund
Hair stylist Anne Cathrine Sauerberg


Sound designer Jacques Pedersen
Boom operator Peter Thorneman

Visual effects

VFX Alexander Martin
Digital colorgrading Christian Schwanenflügel


Stunt Klaus Hjuler


Isabella Marijana Jankovic
Luna Katinka Evers-Jahnsen
Sygeplejerske 2 Susanne Bonde
Sygeplejerske 1 Sandra Yi Sencindiver
Træner Rudi Køhnke

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