The Squatters

Christian Braad Thomsen, Denmark, 1971

20 min.DK/Documentary

A story about life in the squatter's commune JÆGERGÅRDEN in the winter of 1970-71. After three months of squatting, the inmates were chucked out by the police. Part one of the Squatters' Trilogy. Vide THE NEST BOX and THERE'S A BETTER WAY, MATE.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title Slumstormerne
Danish title Slumstormerne
Other titles The Squatters
Keywords Squatters, Shared houses, Housing conditions, Social conditions, Copenhagen, 1970-1979
Director Christian Braad Thomsen
Screenplay Christian Braad Thomsen
Director of Photography Dirk Brüel
Editor Christian Braad Thomsen, Anders Refn
Sound Eva Sindahl-Petersen
Appearances Margaretha Krook
Production country Denmark
Production companies Kollektiv Film
Domestic distribution Statens Filmcentral
Technical info 16 mm, 1,37:1 Academy, Black/white, Sound


Production companies Kollektiv Film
With support from Workshoppen
Commissioned by Kollektiv Film
Domestic distribution Statens Filmcentral


Direction Christian Braad Thomsen


Script Christian Braad Thomsen


Cinematography Dirk Brüel


Editing Christian Braad Thomsen
Editing Anders Refn


Sound Eva Sindahl-Petersen


Appearance Margaretha Krook

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