Set in Copenhagen in 1964, a personal drama evolves as a young film director tries to make a film about aging film star Asta Nielsen.
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Cast

Credited cast:
Vera Gebuhr ...
Asta Nielsen
Vivian Nielsen ...
Den unge Asta Nielsen
Ole Lemmeke ...
Filminstruktøren
Lene Tiemroth ...
Jesta
...
Siv
Jesper Asholt ...
Frederik Plesner
Steen Stig Lommer ...
Urban Gad
...
Poul Reumert
Stina Ekblad ...
Lotten
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Grigori Chmara
...
Paul Vermehren (as Lars D. Mikkelsen)
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Jerndorff
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Niels Berg
Bolette Engstrøm Bjerre ...
Johanne
...
Johanne
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Set in Copenhagen in 1964, a personal drama evolves as a young film director tries to make a film about aging film star Asta Nielsen.

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Biography | Drama

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17 August 2003 (Denmark)  »

Also Known As:

The Tenth Muse  »

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First-ever Danish feature to be filmed in HDTV. (Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself (2002) and Askepop - The Movie (2003), which were also filmed in HDTV, were released before Afgrunden, but produced later.) See more »

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References Jules and Jim (1962) See more »

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