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Nonnebørn (1997)

The young girl Johannes is left by her mother at a solemn convent school. The school is a strange world to her, and when she feels unable to comply with the demands of faith she faces a difficult decision.

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Cæcilia Holbek Trier (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Amalie Dollerup Amalie Dollerup ... Johanne
Kirsten Rolffes Kirsten Rolffes ... Priorinden / The Prioress
Bodil Jørgensen Bodil Jørgensen ... Søster Augustina / Sister Augustina
Lisbet Dahl Lisbet Dahl ... Søster Martha-Louise / Sister Martha-Louise
Cecilia Zwick-Nash Cecilia Zwick-Nash ... Barbara (as Cecilia Zwick Nash)
Nastja Arcel Nastja Arcel ... Mor / Mother
Cecilia Eliasson Cecilia Eliasson ... Søster Ingrid / Sister Ingrid
John Hahn-Petersen John Hahn-Petersen ... Præsten / The Priest
Helle Fagralid ... Marianne
Luise Jacobsen Luise Jacobsen ... Lonni
Bolette Engstrøm Bjerre Bolette Engstrøm Bjerre ... Nanna
Christina Merwald Christina Merwald ... Margrethe
Kurt Ravn ... Lægen / The Doctor
Robert Hansen ... Dreng i kælder / Boy in Basement
Kirsten Schjødt Kirsten Schjødt ... Den hvide nonne / The White Nun
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The young girl Johannes is left by her mother at a solemn convent school. The school is a strange world to her, and when she feels unable to comply with the demands of faith she faces a difficult decision.

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Country:

Denmark

Language:

Danish

Release Date:

14 November 1997 (Denmark) See more »

Also Known As:

Agnus Dei See more »

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Production Co:

Crone Film Produktion A/S See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

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Color
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2 March 1999 | by 86611See all my reviews

I would vote more than 8 for Nonnebørn if it had a more realistic description of the nuns. But my favourite line from the film is the little girl (leading character) saying (quotation): Dear God please prove to me that you do not exist.


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