A portrait of a famous Danish brainsurgeon, Richard malmros. The son of the surgeon, Danish moviemaker Niels malmros tells the story of his father.

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Cast

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Søren Sejersen ...
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Heine Petersen ...
Falck chauffør
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Richard Malmros
Anne Voigt Christiansen ...
Operationssygeplejerske 1
Nynne Karen Nørlund ...
Karls mor
Ole Jacobsen ...
Karls far
Michael Asmussen ...
Frank Riber som ung
Daniel Hagedorn ...
Karl
Lone Roesgaard ...
Operationssygeplejerske 2
Marianne Hager ...
Operationssygeplejerske 3
Sarah K. Øtrup ...
Operationssygeplejerske 4
Peter Schrøder ...
Knoblau
Thomas Bendixen ...
Muldvarpen
Bent Nielsen ...
Sagsøgtes advokat
Torben Vestergaard ...
Dommer 1
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A portrait of a famous Danish brainsurgeon, Richard malmros. The son of the surgeon, Danish moviemaker Niels malmros tells the story of his father.

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25 October 2002 (Denmark)  »

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Director Nils Malmros, a surgeon, performed all the operations in this movie himself. Prior to making this movie he worked as an assistant surgeon at the neuro-surgical department once headed by his father to maintain his skills as a surgeon as well as to research for this movie. See more »

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Featured in Far & søn: Portræt af Malmros (2002) See more »

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Velkomstsang
Music by Carl Nielsen
Lyrics by Nils Malmros
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Very true movie
18 October 2003 | by (Denmark) – See all my reviews

The film is really a masterpiece. Very moody and true to its different chapter of history.

Its Excellent. But it would have been nice (as the flick is B/W) that the 1986 chapters was in color to make a difference in the history.




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