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1001 Gram (2014)

Not Rated | | Drama | 26 September 2014 (Norway)
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When Norwegian scientist Marie attends a seminar in Paris on the actual weight of a kilo, it is her own measurement of disappointment, grief and, not least, love, that ends up on the scale.

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Bent Hamer

Writer:

Bent Hamer
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ane Dahl Torp ... Marie
Laurent Stocker ... Pi (as Laurent Stocker de la Comédie Française)
Hildegun Riise Hildegun Riise ... Wenche
Stein Winge Stein Winge ... Ernst Ernst
Per Christian Ellefsen ... Moberg
Didier Flamand Didier Flamand ... Gérard
Dinara Drukarova ... Female Custom Officer
Daniel Drewes Daniel Drewes ... Male Custom Officer
Peter Hudson ... Dr. Reinhard Winkler
Christian Erickson Christian Erickson ... Dr. Andrew Johns
Jean Donagan Jean Donagan ... Dr. Deleau (as Jean Donogan)
Magne-Håvard Brekke Magne-Håvard Brekke ... Delegate
Joseph Rezwin Joseph Rezwin ... Delegate (as Joe Rezwin)
David Gasman ... Delegate
Christophe Reymond ... Delegate
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When Norwegian scientist Marie attends a seminar in Paris on the actual weight of a kilo, it is her own measurement of disappointment, grief and, not least, love, that ends up on the scale.

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Drama

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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

Norway | Germany

Language:

Norwegian | French | English

Release Date:

26 September 2014 (Norway) See more »

Also Known As:

1001 Gramas See more »

Filming Locations:

Oslo, Norway See more »

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Official submission of Norway to the best foreign language film category of the 87th Academy Awards 2015. See more »

Quotes

Marie: Life's heaviest burden is to have nothing to carry.
Pi: True.
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A kilo history
24 April 2015 | by olastensson13See all my reviews

Norwegian female scientist. Her man seems to have left her and she only meets him, or watches his car, sometimes when he returns to their house to collect things. Her father works at the same place, but has some alcohol problems. They are keepers of an item to be compared to The Holy Graal. The official Norwegian kilo prototype.

She has to go to Paris to have it checked, together with the rest of the world. She's a woman who hardly ever smiles, probably because she's not familiar with what a soul means. Or its weight.

This is supposed to be a comedy, but it's too slow and not enough funny. Not that a comedy has to be fast, but somehow this tempo seems a little about having difficulty to fill 1,5 hour.


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