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In Your Hands (2004)

Forbrydelser (original title)
Anna is a recent graduate theologian who are in search of a job. When she is offered a temporary job as a priest at a women's prison, she sees no reason to say no. There she meets Kate, a ... See full summary »

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Annette K. Olesen (uncredited)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ann Eleonora Jørgensen ... Anna
Trine Dyrholm ... Kate
Nicolaj Kopernikus ... Henrik
Sonja Richter ... Marion
Lars Ranthe Lars Ranthe ... Frank
Henrik Prip Henrik Prip ... Læge
Jens Albinus ... Carsten
Kirsten Olesen ... Fængselsinspektøren
Mette Munk Plum Mette Munk Plum ... Aase
Benedikte Hansen ... Lizzie
Sarah Boberg ... Jossi
Petrine Agger Petrine Agger ... Elisabeth
Mia Lyhne Mia Lyhne ... Tina
Luna Worsøe Mollerup Luna Worsøe Mollerup ... Luna
Lisbet Lundquist ... Sygeplejerske
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Storyline

Anna is a recent graduate theologian who are in search of a job. When she is offered a temporary job as a priest at a women's prison, she sees no reason to say no. There she meets Kate, a woman under the other inmates, possesses supernatural powers. Written by Ulf Kjell Gür

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They encounter in prison. The one is priest - the other is said to be capable of miracles.

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Country:

Denmark

Language:

Danish

Release Date:

23 January 2004 (Denmark) See more »

Also Known As:

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Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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This film was made to celebrate the ten year anniversary of Dogme95 movement. See more »

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Referenced in Pigerne bag 'Forbrydelser' (2004) See more »

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Danish miracles
28 August 2004 | by stenssonSee all my reviews

Danish film industry has a really great vitality right now and it's not just von Trier. Dogma movies has been dealing with religious matters before and this is another try. And a good one.

Ann Eleonora Joergensen plays a priest in a women prison. She meets Kate (Trine Dyrholm) who can perform miracles, which means she can make people fresh from drug overdoses. But Kate has a dark secret. She left her child to die from thirst, when she was going on drugs herself.

There are many conflicts here and the tough one is the priest getting pregnant, but the child might be mongoloid. How about abortion? How can she deal with that, when she deals with mothers at prison, who has murdered their children.

Much to think about and much to feel about also, in this quite good Anette K Olesen movie.


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