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28 January 2005 (Denmark) See more »
On the surface Henrik and Nina Christofferson are an ordinary family living happily. But they have a problem... See more » | Add synopsis »
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DVD Review: 'Accused'
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  (in credits order)

Troels Lyby ... Henrik

Sofie Gråbøl ... Nina
Paw Henriksen ... Pede

Louise Mieritz ... Pernille

Søren Malling ... Forsvarer
Michael Asmussen ... Betjent 1
Ditte Gråbøl ... Public Prosecutor

Claus Bue ... Retsbetjent
Kirsten Olesen ... Dommer
Bodil Jørgensen ... Skolepsykolog

Charlotte Sieling ... Miriam
Kirstine Rosenkrands Mikkelsen ... Stine
Kristian Halken ... Bent
Lars Kaalund ... Far til svømmekursist
Charlie Mather ... Søn 6 år svømmekursist
Nynne Karen Nørlund ... Forsigtig kvinde

Hans Henrik Clemensen ... Fængselsbetjent 2
Morten Eisner ... Fængselsbetjent 3
Kristian Leth ... Mand 1
Nicolas Dufour ... Mand 2
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Michael Larsen ... Retsbetjent

Directed by
Jacob Thuesen 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Kim Fupz Aakeson 

Produced by
Thomas Heinesen .... producer
Kim Magnusson .... executive producer
Åke Sandgren .... associate producer
Luise Thiele .... line producer
Original Music by
Nikolaj Egelund 
Cinematography by
Sebastian Blenkov 
Film Editing by
Per K. Kirkegaard 
Casting by
Tine Miehe-Renard 
Set Decoration by
Thomas Greve 
Costume Design by
Stine Gudmundsen-Holmgreen 
Makeup Department
Malin Birch-Jensen .... makeup artist
Camilla Clausen .... makeup artist
Production Management
Marianne Christensen .... production manager
Christina Isabel Emdrup .... post-production supervisor
Claus Willadsen .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Sigrid Dyekjær .... assistant director
Eigil Jacobsen .... first assistant director
Art Department
Anders Folke Andersen .... carpenter
Henrik Axholm .... painter
Jacob Wirth Carlsen .... props
Sidse Carstens .... graphic designer
Anders Engelbrecht .... carpenter
Lars Munck .... storyboard artist
M. Wan Sputnick .... property master
Sound Department
Peter Albrechtsen .... sound effects editor
Morten Green .... sound designer
Nino Jacobsen .... sound re-recording mixer
Lars Lund .... boom operator
Julien Naudin .... foley artist
Visual Effects by
Alexander Marthin .... visual effects
Camera and Electrical Department
Kristian Appel .... Steadicam operator
Jakob Bonfils .... Steadicam operator (as Jacob Bonfils)
Morten Boserup .... electrician
Thomas Ditzel .... best boy lights
Silla Herbst .... clapper loader
Simon R. Hilden .... assistant lighting technician
Ole Kragh-Jacobsen .... still photographer
Jeppe Lassen .... grip
Jesper Mortensen .... video assist operator
Magnus Ohmsen .... grip
Frank Omø .... gaffer
John Frimann Rasmussen .... first assistant camera
Lars Riis .... Steadicam operator
Jens Schlosser .... camera operator: second unit
Søren Sielemann .... lighting assistant
Michael Sørensen .... gaffer
Editorial Department
Mikael Ebbesen .... assistant editor (as Mikael K. Ebbesen)
Helle Hansen .... negative cutter
Tove Jystrup .... post-production coordinator
Sandra Klass .... color grader
Evelyn Kristiansen .... negative cutter
Michael Frank Nielsen .... color timer
Per Sidor .... synchronization
Other crew
Svend Abrahamsen .... consultant: Nordisk Film- & TV-Fond
Kenneth Asmus Andersen .... production assistant
Sedsel Andersen .... continuity
Peter Diemar .... best light transfers
Camilla Hammerich .... consultant: TV2 Danmark
Martin Kildegaard Hem .... location manager
Marianne Jerris .... lab liaison
Ada Kaalund .... production accountant
Hanne Merkx .... production accountant
Gitte Nielsen .... production accountant
Adam Price .... consultant: TV2 Danmark
Thomas Schlein .... lab liaison
Leonore Skousen .... production assistant
Lone Sloth .... production accountant
Søs Sparsø .... production administrator
Vinca Wiedemann .... film consultant: Danish Film Institute
Violetta Wodnicki .... extras coordinator
Henrik Zein .... production accountant

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Also Known As:
"Anklaget" - Denmark (original title)
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Germany:103 min | Argentina:103 min
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29 out of 40 people found the following review useful.
Aakeson writes good-film shocker!, 21 March 2005
Author: Vanihm from Copenhagen, Denmark

Normally the name of screenwriter Kim Fupz Aakesonon a Danish film is enough to make my blood freeze. His proletaristic, mind-numbing dialog (mostly consisting of ummmm.... f****... errr s***) is enough to drive me up the wall, and the terribly dull "everyday" (as if people died in car crashes or went insane were everyday things) stories were tiresome. So my expectations for this film were low. Yet I was to be surprised: Director Jacob Thuesen has turned the "everyday" story on it's head, and created a searing critique of the welfare state, the middle class, and society's (particularly the legal system) increasing dependence on experts, and their influence on people's lives.

Troels Lyby is amazing as the father accused of incest, and for once Aakeson's dialogue is fascinating and sharp. For a Danish film it is impressively edited and filmed, and the visual style (especially the unconventional character introductions) is fittingly cold and edgy. The only problem with this film is that it goes on for about ten minutes too long, and the fact that Sofie Graabøl is simply too tried and tested in this sort of film to be anything else than tiresome.

Overall, a greatly underrated movie. I might actually look forward to Aakeson's next film.

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