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Import-Export (2005)

Import-eksport (original title)
Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama | 2 September 2005 (Norway)
Jan loves Jasmin, but she has been promised to a Pakistani nephew who will shortly arrive in Norway in order to marry her. Under cover of writing a thesis on immigrant stores, Jan gets a ... See full summary »

Director:

Khalid Hussain

Writer:

Khalid Hussain
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Credited cast:
Asia Begum Asia Begum ... Mamtaz
Knut Erik Grorud Knut Erik Grorud ... Patient 2
Niklas Gundersen ... Nicolay
Iram Haq ... Jasmin
Leaan Inger Helene Hiorth Leaan Inger Helene Hiorth ... Pankerjente 2
Janicke Holden Janicke Holden ... Mona
Mariann Hole ... Pankerjente
Abubakar Hussain Abubakar Hussain ... Statist
Talat Hussain Talat Hussain ... Allahditta
Lene Jacobsen Lene Jacobsen ... Journalist
Kristian Jøraandstad Kristian Jøraandstad ... Patient
Kim Kolstad Kim Kolstad ... Marius
Lars Martin Laume Lars Martin Laume ... Ekspeditøren
Harald Lönnbro Harald Lönnbro ... Robert
Akram Malik Akram Malik ... Onkel Amin
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Jan loves Jasmin, but she has been promised to a Pakistani nephew who will shortly arrive in Norway in order to marry her. Under cover of writing a thesis on immigrant stores, Jan gets a job in the store of Allahditta and Yousaf, Jasmin's father and brother-in-law. Yousaf helps Jan to becomve a Moslem, so that he can have Jasmin, and Jan helps Yousaf prepare for his taxi driver's test. Simultaneously, Jan tries to work on Allahditta's attitude towards mixed marriages, which Allahditta is profoundly agains. This is an unusually warm-hearted and generous comedy which with humour investigates Pakistani-Norwegian cultural differences, and problems related to them. Written by NFI

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Comedy | Drama

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Country:

Norway

Language:

Norwegian

Release Date:

2 September 2005 (Norway) See more »

Also Known As:

Import Export See more »

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Budget:

NOK17,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$214,977
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