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Young man falling

Martin de Thurah, Denmark, 2007

43 min.DK/Short fiction

A 17-year-old boy is living on the fringe of a true perception of reality. Cars pursue him, while a world full of rules and systems asks for his attention. How can he concentrate on his preparations for his french exam when the stuffed animals in his room begin to interfere? And what about Irene who disturbs with her invitations?
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title Ung mand falder
Danish title Ung mand falder
Other titles New Danish Screen, Young man falling
Keywords mentally ill, The, Delusions, Young people
Director Martin de Thurah
Screenplay Rune Schjøtt, Rune Schjøtt
Producer Christian Rank
Director of Photography Kasper Tuxen
Editor Peter Brandt
Sound Rasmus Winther, Rune Palving
Production designer Sabine Hviid
Casting Anja Philip, Anders Nygaard
Appearances Anders Sund, Malou Reymann, Ida Dwinger, Morten Suurballe
Production country Denmark
Production companies Tju-Bang Film
Domestic distribution Camera Film
International sales AB Svensk Filmindustri / Råsundavägen 150 / 169 86 Stockholm / t +46 (0)8 409 188 00 / f +46 8680 3783 / international@sf.se / www.sfinternational.se
Festival information Danish Film Institute
Technical info color
Danish festival release 27.09.2007, Empire, Copenhagen International Film Festival
Danish theatrical release 17.10.2008
Cinemas Grand Under titlen "New Danish Screen" sammen med "Fremkaldt" og "Boy meets girl"
Danish rating Allowed for children over the age of 11

Companies

Production companies Tju-Bang Film
With support from New Danish Screen
In collaboration with Angel Films
Domestic distribution Camera Film

Direction

Direction Martin de Thurah
Continuity Sedsel Andersen
Extras coordinator Margrethe Christensen
Casting Anja Philip
Casting Anders Nygaard
Casting: french voices Jean Marc Pannetier

Script

Script Rune Schjøtt
Screenplay Rune Schjøtt
Script consultant Sanne Munk Jensen

Production

Producer Christian Rank
Executive producer Michael Fleischer
Co-executive producer Poul Erik Lindeborg
Co-executive producer Mogens Glad
Production manager Karin Trolle
Unit manager Martin Kildegaard Hem
Production assistant Silvia Christina Bellido
Producer: post-production Emma Engberg
Location scout Martin Bagger
Runner Anders Brøsti Jørgensen

Cinematography

Cinematographer Kasper Tuxen
First assistant camera Linda Laage S. Olsen
First assistant camera: 2. unit Kasper Bylov
Video assistant Torben Randrup

Stills

Still photographer Jacob Møller
Still photographer Asger Carlsen

Electrical dept.

Gaffer Jacob Møller
Best boy Jacob Hoffmann
Assistant lighting technician Morten Kastberg

Editing

Editor Peter Brandt
Assistant editor Daniel Bredgaard
Assistant editor: 2. unit Kenneth Laugaard Andersen

Music

Music research Jesper Gadeberg
Music research Jeppe Kaltoft
Music research Brigitte Slama
Music research Grégoire Galian

Production design

Production designer Sabine Hviid
Set dresser Thomas Greve
Construction manager Poul Erik Andersen
Assistant set dresser Jakob Drost Holm

Wardrobe

Costume on set Rikke Wackerhausen

Makeup

Makeup artist Josefine Bazin
SFX makeup Thomas Foldberg

Sound

Sound designer Rasmus Winther
Sound engineer Rune Palving
Foley artist Martin Langenbach
Sound effects Peter Albrechtsen
Sound engineer: 2. unit Johannes Elling Dam
Vocal producer Rikke Katborg
Vocal producer Wassila Kailali

Visual effects

VFX supervisor Jonas Drehn-Knudsen
VFX producer Craig Clark
3D animation Timmi Klugel
3D animation Christian Nielsen
3D animation Peter Lorentz
3D animation Peter Hartwig
3D animation Jakob Welner
Compositing Daniel Joseph Borgman
Compositing Jan Degn
Compositing Jan Tvilling
Compositing Martin Madsen
Compositing Per Mørk-Jensen
Compositing Sofie Friis Borup
VFX Jacob Ley
VFX Martin de Thurah
VFX Johannes S.J.E. Møgelvang
VFX Petr Matas
Title design Benjamin Robin Graahede
Colourist Jonas Drehn-Knudsen
Colourist Jan Degn

Appearance

Hue Anders Sund
Irene/Fugl Malou Reymann
Hues mor Ida Dwinger
Rektor Morten Suurballe
Bilist Henrik Prip
Censor Poul Termandsen
Lærer Lars Phister
Eksamensvagt Erling Agergaard
Hjemløs Scott Martingell
Død mand Brahim Ben Ahmed
Grønthandler Abdullah Al Sabbar
Fugl Georges Claisse
Fugl Jérémie Loiseau

Awards and nominations

Award Year Festival
Best Nordic Short Film 2008 Malmö Nordisk Panorama 2008

Festival screenings

Festival Festival date
Reykjavik Nordisk Panorama 2009-09-25
Malmö, BUFF 2009-03-10
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2008-10-29
Warsaw International Film Festival 2008-10-10
Malmö Nordisk Panorama 2008-09-26
Odense Internationale Film Festival 2008-08-19
Semaine de la Critique, Cannes 2008-05-15
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