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Truly Human (2001)
"Et rigtigt menneske" (original title)

 -  Drama  -  27 April 2001 (Denmark)
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A modern fable about an invisible man who gets the chance to become a real human being. He has to learn to be brave, honest and conscientious. 'P' is a fantasy figure, living behind the ... See full summary »

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Susan Olsen ...
Charlotte (as Susan A Olsen)
Troels II Munk ...
Stromboli
Line Kruse ...
Tanja
Søren Hauch-Fausbøll ...
Kjeldsen
Clara Nepper Winther ...
Lisa
Oliver Zahle ...
Benny
Charlotte Munksgaard ...
Molly (as Chalotte Munksgaard)
Klaus Bondam ...
Ulrik
Peter Belli ...
Sedergren
Hans Henrik Voetmann ...
Kunde i Skobutik
Jesper Asholt ...
Tern
Henning Palner ...
Forsberg
Anne O. Pagh ...
Anna, Sekretær (as Anne Oppenhagen Pagh)
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A modern fable about an invisible man who gets the chance to become a real human being. He has to learn to be brave, honest and conscientious. 'P' is a fantasy figure, living behind the wallpaper in seven year-old Lisa's bedroom. Due to the destruction of the building in which Lisa lives, P leaves Lisa and her fantasy world. He ends up at a refugee center, where he learns Danish and becomes an integrated member of society. An apartment is assigned to P and he gets a job in a shoe store. P's naiveté and good will makes him an easy prey. Without being guilty, he becomes under suspicion of being a wanted child molester. This is the story of P's dramatic journey through the Fall of Man in an attempt to become a good citizen. Written by Anonymous

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Dogme # 18 - Et rigtigt menneske  »

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A magical tribute
23 November 2003 | by (Copenhagen, Denmark) – See all my reviews

There are a few movies today that make you think about society when you leave the darkness of the cinema. Et Rigtigt Menneske does. Åke Sandgren has created a magic story that entertains, puzzles and stays in your mind for a long time. It's a beauty.


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