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First flush

Mikkel Munch-Fals, Denmark, 2006

23 min.DK/Short fiction

"First Flush" is a sensual, biting story of teenagers struggling to find themselves sexually in an explicitly pornographic world.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title Ynglinge
Danish title Ynglinge
Other titles First flush, Proto skirtima
Keywords Young people, Sex, Homosexuality, Gays, Identity, Pornography, 2000-2009
Director Mikkel Munch-Fals
Screenplay Mikkel Munch-Fals
Producer Meta Louise Foldager Sørensen
Director of Photography Ulrik Boel Bentzen
Editor Carsten Søsted
Sound Thomas Jæger, Thomas Jæger
Composer Jomi Massage
Appearances Stefan Pagels Andersen, Carsten Bjørnlund, Per Scheel Krüger, Svend Laurits Læssø Larsen
Production country Denmark
Production companies Nimbus Film, Filmværkstedet / DFI
International sales Premium Films / rue Desargues 6 / 75011 Paris / t 33 1 42 77 06 39 / f 33 1 44 54 05 02 / jcm@premium-films.com / www.premium-films.com
Festival information Danish Film Institute
Technical info color
Danish rating Allowed for children over the age of 15

Companies

Production companies Nimbus Film, Filmværkstedet / DFI

Direction

Direction Mikkel Munch-Fals
Continuity Karin Skipper Ulstrup

Script

Script consultant Klavs Sørensen
Script consultant Jakob Holtermann
Script Mikkel Munch-Fals

Production

Producer Meta Louise Foldager Sørensen
Line producer Jeanette Meinert Ibsen
Line producer Kir Laustsen
Executive producer Mikkel Munch-Fals
Production manager Denise Michelle Hansen
Location scout Jeanette Meinert Ibsen
Location scout Sofie Kyhl

Cinematography

First assistant camera Niels Thastum
Key grip Lars "Snitt" Weirsøe
Clapper Signe Tora Munk Bencke
Cinematography Ulrik Boel Bentzen

Electrical dept.

Best boy Lasse Reinhardt Hansen
Assistant lighting technician Lasse R. Hansen
Electrical dept. Claus Preis

Editing

Assistant editor Emil Tralov
Editing Carsten Søsted

Music

Music Jomi Massage

Production design

Art director Stine Michelsen
Set dresser Trine Jensen

Wardrobe

Wardrobe Rikke Simonsen

Makeup

Makeup Dorthe Bitsch

Sound

Sound assistant Mikkel Arnberg
Boom operator Lisbet Obel
Boom operator Kasper Damgaard Kristoffersen
Boom operator Mikkel Munk Appel
Boom operator David Cliff
Sound Daniel Bredgaard
Sound Thomas Jæger
Sound Thomas Jæger

Visual effects

Graphic design Viola Heyn Johnsen
Colourist Thomas Therchilsen

Appearance

Rasmus Stefan Pagels Andersen
Moderens kæreste Carsten Bjørnlund
Manden Per Scheel Krüger
Appearance Svend Laurits Læssø Larsen
Ditte Luise Skov
Rasmus' mor Camilla Lykke
Rasmus' far Niels Foldager
Dittes mor Denise Michelle Hansen

Awards and nominations

Award Year Festival
Best Short Fiction Video 2007 Guanajuato International Film Festival 2007

Festival screenings

Festival Festival date
Guanajuato International Film Festival 2007-07-20
New York Tribeca Film Festival 2007-04-25
Kristiansand International Children's Film Festival 2007-04-24
Cannes, Festival de 2006-05-17
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