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Kapgang (2014)

Martin (14) is forced to deal with confused sexuality and the loss of a mother in a provincial setting in the mid-seventies, where the famed Danish liberation of porn has had its influence on the grownups.

Director:

Niels Arden Oplev

Writers:

Bo Hr. Hansen, Morten Kirkskov (novel)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Villads Bøye Villads Bøye ... Martin
Anders W. Berthelsen Anders W. Berthelsen ... Hans
Sidse Babett Knudsen ... Lizzi
Frederik Winther Rasmussen Frederik Winther Rasmussen ... Kim
Kraka Donslund Nielsen Kraka Donslund Nielsen ... Kristine
Jens Malthe Næsby Jens Malthe Næsby ... Jens
Magnus Blach Magnus Blach ... Lange Jan
Bodil Lassen Bodil Lassen ... Mormor
Kurt Ravn ... Morfar
Anette Støvelbæk ... Mona Damefrisør
Anne Louise Hassing Anne Louise Hassing ... Helle Friis
Stine Stengade ... Maya
David Dencik ... Pelli
Jens Jørn Spottag ... Sten Koch
Pilou Asbæk ... Onkel Kristian
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Martin (14) is forced to deal with confused sexuality and the loss of a mother in a provincial setting in the mid-seventies, where the famed Danish liberation of porn has had its influence on the grownups.

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Country:

Denmark

Language:

Danish

Release Date:

28 August 2014 (Denmark) See more »

Also Known As:

Speed Walking See more »

Filming Locations:

Kerteminde, Fyn, Denmark

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DKK 22,500,000 (estimated)
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2.35 : 1
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What an absolutely incredible movie !!!!!
14 December 2014 | by larryw887See all my reviews

I saw this movie 2 days ago and I can't stop thinking about it. The story was interesting (somewhat uncomfortable at time) and compelling. The range of emotion from the actors, especially Villads Boye playing Martin, was what makes this film stand out. The scene with Martin and Kim was so tender and natural, I felt like I was watching them in real life. A grounded and deeply enchanting Martin, who in the end is the rock of the family. The one who makes this story so moving and so deep. His emotions, his friendships, his feelings are rooted in a wonderful soul that cares about his friends. Someone who understands how to pick up the pieces. With firm convictions and reassuring when the family needs him. The foundation that his father and brother need. All of the actors did a superb job in the film but Villads Boye as Martin had the standout performance. I didn't want the movie to end.


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