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Farewell Illusions (1985)
"Adjø solidaritet" (original title)

 |  Drama  |  13 March 1985 (Norway)
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A harrowing and ironic story about the first big and well educated generation born after WW2, living without any major concerns between 1965 and 1975. We follow shrink and doctor Atle and his good theater working friend Eigil.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Svein Sturla Hungnes ...
Atle
Knut Husebø ...
Eigil
Jorunn Kjellsby ...
Astrid
Wenche Foss ...
Mor til Atle
Thomas Robsahm ...
Fridtjof
Bjørn Skagestad ...
Per Frisch ...
Ellen Horn ...
Margarete
Per Sunderland ...
Teatersjefen
Sverre Gran ...
Far til Egil
Ingrid Øvre Wiik ...
Mor til Eigil
Eli Anne Linnestad ...
Tove
Lasse Lindtner ...
Helge
Audun Meling ...
Rolv
Annika With ...
Linda
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En opprivende og selvironisk historie om den første store og velutdannede generasjonen som ble født like etter krigen, og som levde sine viktigste ungdomsård mellom 1965 og 1975, i høykonjuntur og bekymringsløshet. Filmen forteller om psykiater og assisterende overlege Atle, og hans gode venn teaterinstruktør Eigil. Written by Ørnås

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