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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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Walther
Susan Olsen ...
Charlotte (as Susan A Olsen)
Troels II Munk ...
Stromboli
Line Kruse ...
Tanja
Søren Hauch-Fausbøll ...
Kjeldsen
Clara Nepper Winther ...
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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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