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Vildspor

Simon Staho, Denmark, 1998

95 min.DK/Feature

Ossy and Jimmy have been friends since childhood. For eight years they travelled the wildside all over the world, often getting involved in crime. But now Jimmy has settled down; he has a wife, a child, and a job in Iceland. One day Ossy, a desperado, comes to see him; he wants to pick up where their dangerous friendship left off, but Jimmy rebuffs him, as he is now a different man. But just who is Ossy? Does he have a secret? Ossy seems to be seeking his own doom; he provokes a conflict with a local drug dealer and possesses dangerous self-destructive powers. But once stripped of everything he is finally ready to reconcile himself to his fate - and to Jimmy.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards Materials
Original title Vildspor
Danish title Vildspor
Director Simon Staho
Screenplay Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Simon Staho
Producer Henrik Danstrup
Director of Photography Jón Karl Helgason
Editor Anne Østerud
Sound Kristian Selin Eidnes Andersen
Composer Hilmar Örn Hilmarsson
Production designer Árni Páll Johansson
Appearances Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Mads Mikkelsen, Nukâka Motzfeldt, Pálína Jónsdóttir
Production country Denmark, Iceland
Production companies Balboa 2
Domestic distribution Nordisk Film Biografdistribution
International sales TrustNordisk / Filmbyen 22 / 2650 Hvidovre / t +45 3686 8788 / f +45 3677 4448 / info@trustnordisk.com / www.trustnordisk.com
Festival information Danish Film Institute
Technical info 2599 meter, 35 mm, Widescreen, color, Sound
Danish theatrical release 07.05.1998
Cinemas Palads, Scala, Drive In Bio, Grand, Gladsaxe Bio, BioCity (Tåstrup), Bio Lyngby X-Y-Z samt 15 biografer i provinsen
Danish rating Allowed for children over the age of 11

Companies

Production companies Balboa 2
Domestic distribution Nordisk Film Biografdistribution

Direction

Direction Simon Staho
Assistant director Lísa Kristjansdóttir

Script

Script consultant Helga Vala Helgadóttir
Script consultant Sigridur Kristinsdóttir
Script supervisor Helga Vala Helgadóttir
Script supervisor Sigridur Kristinsdóttir
Script Nikolaj Coster-Waldau
Script Simon Staho

Production

Producer Henrik Danstrup
Executive producer Peter Aalbæk Jensen
Executive producer Fridrik Thór Fridriksson
Production manager Kristin Arason
Production manager Lene Irgens
Post-production assistant Anne Katrine Andersen
Production coordinator: post-production Lene Irgens
Production coordinator Hrönn Kristinsdóttir
Production coordinator Rikke Laursen
Production coordinator Allan Sperling

Cinematography

Key grip Olafur Jónasson
Cinematography Jón Karl Helgason

Electrical dept.

Best boy Ingvar Stefánsson

Editing

Assistant editor Pernille Bärnheim
Assistant editor Pelle Folmer
Assistant editor Anne Hovad Fischer
Editing Anne Østerud

Music

Music Hilmar Örn Hilmarsson

Production design

Production design Árni Páll Johansson

Makeup

Makeup artist Lis Louis-Jensen
Makeup artist Hanna Maja

Sound

Sound Thorbjørn Erlingsson
Sound Kristian Selin Eidnes Andersen

Stunt

Stunt Stig Günther

Appearance

Ossy Nikolaj Coster-Waldau
Jimmy Mads Mikkelsen
Jóna Nukâka Motzfeldt
Anna Pálína Jónsdóttir
Thorbjörn Sævar Örn
Jónas morfar Jón Sigurbjörnsson
Stefán Egill Ólafsson
Sigursveinn Finnur Jóhannsson
Thórhildur Hrönn Steingrímsdottír

Awards and nominations

Award Year Festival
Shown in Zabaltegi 1998 San Sebastian International Film Festival 1998

Festival screenings

Festival Festival date
San Sebastian International Film Festival 1998-09-17
Haugesund, Den Norske Filmfestivalen 1998-08-23
Cannes, Festival de 1998-05-13
Stockholm International Film Festival 1997-11-07
Det Danske Filminstitut registrerer international festivaldeltagelse og priser til danske film, dog primært de titler, som Filminstituttet varetager i sin festivaldistribution, og primært i forbindelse med de festivaler, som Filminstituttet har prioriteret at samarbejde med. Registreringen af festivaldeltagelse og priser til danske film, der ikke er i festivaldistribution, foretages kun for "launch"-festivaler ifølge Filminstituttets prioriterede festivalliste. Se listen over prioriterede festivaler.

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