A FAMILY

By Pernille Fischer Christensen

FACTS

Title: A FAMILY
Original title: EN FAMILIE
Director: Pernille Fischer Christensen
Cast: Jesper Christensen, Lene Maria Christensen, Pilou Asbaek
Genre: Drama
Duration: 102 min
Language: Danish
Country of origin: Denmark
Scriptwriter: Kim Fupz Aakeson & Pernille Fischer Christensen
Cinematographer: Jakob Ihre
Editor: Janus Billeskov Jansen & Anne Østerud
Production Company: Zentropa Entertainments
Producers: Sisse Graum Jørgensen, Vinca Wiedemann
Production year: 2010
Film status: Internationally Premiered

Ditte is part of a renowned family of bakers, the Rheinwalds. She is a successful gallery owner and constantly on the move. Having been offered her her dream job in New York she decides, along with her boyfriend Peter, to accept the offer and move to the Big Apple. The future is bright and life is fun and simple. The couple are on their way when Ditte´s beloved and charismatic father, Rikard, master baker and purveyor to the royal court, falls seriously ill. Ditte calls off the move to New York in order to be with him and before long her own way of life hangs in the balance.

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Festival overview

Los Angeles, AFI Int. Festival
Awards: Narrative Award
2010-06-17

Berlin 2010
Awards: Fipresci Award
2010-02-11

Festroia Int. Film Festival (Setúbal-Portugal)
Awards: Best Cinematography, SIGNIS Jury Award
2010-06-04

Valladolid International Film Festival ( Spain)
Awards: Best Actor - Jesper Christensen
2010-10-23