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Utøya: July 22 (2018)

Utøya 22. juli (original title)
Not Rated | | Drama , Thriller | 9 March 2018 (Norway)
A teenage girl struggles to survive and to find her younger sister during the July 2011 terrorist mass murder at a political summer camp on the Norwegian island of Utøya.

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Erik Poppe

Writers:

Siv Rajendram Eliassen (screenplay), Anna Bache-Wiig (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Andrea Berntzen Andrea Berntzen ... Kaja
Aleksander Holmen Aleksander Holmen ... Magnus
Solveig Koløen Birkeland Solveig Koløen Birkeland ... Injured Girl
Brede Fristad Brede Fristad ... Petter
Elli Rhiannon Müller Osbourne Elli Rhiannon Müller Osbourne ... Emilie (as Elli Rhiannon Müller Osborne)
Jenny Svennevig Jenny Svennevig ... Oda
Ingeborg Enes Ingeborg Enes ... Kristine (as Ingeborg Enes Kjevik)
Sorosh Sadat Sorosh Sadat ... Issa
Ada Eide Ada Eide ... Caroline (as Ada Otilde Eide)
Mariann Gjerdsbakk Mariann Gjerdsbakk ... Silje
Daniel Sang Tran Daniel Sang Tran ... Even
Torkel Dommersnes Soldal Torkel Dommersnes Soldal ... Herman
Magnus Moen Magnus Moen ... Tobias
Karoline Petronella Ulfsdatter Schau Karoline Petronella Ulfsdatter Schau ... Sigrid (as Karoline Schau)
Tamanna Agnihotri Tamanna Agnihotri ... Halima
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A teenage girl struggles to survive and to find her younger sister during the July 2011 terrorist mass murder at a political summer camp on the Norwegian island of Utøya.

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Drama | Thriller

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Official Sites:

Official UK site

Country:

Norway

Language:

Norwegian

Release Date:

9 March 2018 (Norway) See more »

Also Known As:

Utøya: July 22 See more »

Filming Locations:

Oslo, Norway See more »

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$22,000,000 (estimated)
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16 : 9
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The take from the third day could not be used because there was a solar storm that interfered with all the signals of the equipment. This made it impossible for the director to communicate with his cameraman. See more »

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Kaja: I need to find my sister...
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True Colors
Written by Tom Kelly & Billy Steinberg
Performed by Andrea Berntzen
Kaja and Magnus are hiding from the shooter, when she tells him she sings in a choir. He asks her to sing something for him.
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Very real capture of actual events
2 April 2018 | by belundersSee all my reviews

This film is incredible strong, well made and I recommend it strongly. The hardest part is that this has happened for real, and this film depicts the fear that these young people must have felt in a very convincing way. The main character plays a very convincing role and her emotions seemed very believeable and true. I think of all the victims who died this tragic way, on one of the darkest days in moden Norwegian history. Rest in peace.


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