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Tabu

Bo Mikkelsen, Denmark, 2012

28 min.DK/Short fiction

»Taboo« is about a family of four: a father, a mother and their two daughters.The parents' relationship is in bad shape after years of letting it slide, and it seems only a miracle can help get their marriage back on track. When their daughters are subjected to a challenging event, that miracle suddenly happens ¿ the parents find themselves with a project in common, namely being there for their kids. Their love starts flourishing again, but what about the girls? How do they cope?
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards Library
Danish title Tabu
Keywords Drama, Families
Director Bo Mikkelsen
Screenplay Bo Mikkelsen
Producer Lene Børglum
Director of Photography Aske Alexander Foss
Editor Anders Refn, Bo Mikkelsen
Production designer Charlotte Bech
Appearances Claus Riis Østergaard, Julie Carlsen, Marie Boda, Maj Kierkensgaard
Production country Denmark
Subtitles No
Audio description No
Production companies Space Rocket Nation ApS
Technical info color, Sound
Online release 03.05.2012, Filmstriben
Danish rating Not recommended for children under 7

Companies

Production companies Space Rocket Nation ApS

Direction

Direction Bo Mikkelsen
Continuity Emilie Appelin

Script

Script Bo Mikkelsen

Production

Producer Lene Børglum
Production manager Johnny Andersen
Unit manager Anders Barlebo
Production Jacob Jarek
Production Ditte Milsted
Location scout Rikke Ulnitz
Location manager Karen Thor

Cinematography

First assistant camera Henrik Lyngbo
Logger Ea Stjernholm
Logger Olesya Kireeva
Cinematography Aske Alexander Foss

Stills

Stills Gry Friis Jørgensen

Electrical dept.

Gaffer Martin Lerche
Assistant lighting technician Gabriel Stefan

Editing

Editing Anders Refn
Editing Bo Mikkelsen

Music

Composer Peter Kyed
Composer Peter Peter

Production design

Property master Lise Marker
Production design Charlotte Bech

Wardrobe

Stylist Pernille Holm
Stylist Rebecca Richmond

Sound

Sound designer Hans Møller
Sound recordist Jakob Garfield
B-sound designer Frank Mølgaard Knudsen
Boom operator Frank Mølgaard Knudsen
Foley artist Torben Greve
Sound technician Per Dybdal Jensen

Visual effects

Colorist Thomas Therchilsen
Visual effects Michael Holm
Graphic design Morten Skytte
Coordinator Maggie Winther Hansen
Online Rasmus Toft

Appearance

Kristian Claus Riis Østergaard
Maria Julie Carlsen
Louise Marie Boda
Anna Maj Kierkensgaard
Psykolog Petrine Agger
Mand i skov Sune Svanekier
Betjent Kristian Halken

Awards and nominations

Award Year Festival
Speciel Mention 2012 Valladolid International Film Festival 2012

Festival screenings

Festival Festival date
Thessaloniki International Film Festival 2013-11-01
Valladolid International Film Festival 2012-10-20
Odense Internationale Film Festival 2012-08-20
CPH PIX 2012-04-12
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