BEFORE THE FROST

By Michael Noer

FACTS

Title: BEFORE THE FROST
Original title: FØR FROSTEN
Director: Michael Noer
Producers: Mathilda Appelin, Rene Ézra, Tomas Radoor
Executive producers: Henrik Zein
Film status: Internationally Premiered
Cast: Jesper Christensen, Clara Rosager, Magnus Krepper, Elliott Crosset Hove, Ghita Nørby
Genre: Drama
Duration: 104 min
Language: Danish
Additional Languages: Swedish
Country of origin: Denmark
Production Company: Nordisk Film Production A/S
Scriptwriter: Jesper Fink, Michael Noer
Cinematographer: Sturla Brandth Grøvlen
Production year: 2018
Editor: Adam Nielsen
Local release: 10-01-2019

As winter approaches in rural 1850s Denmark, an old farmer and hisfamily face starvation. The harsh circumstances and with the prospect of yet another tough winter, Jens must make an unbearable choice. If the family is to survive he must settle an agreement with the wealthy farmer at the nearby farm and forsake his own moral and the most precious he owns, in an effort to secure them all a better life.

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Festival overview

Tokyo International Film Festival
Awards: Special Jury Award
25-10-2018

Chicago Int. FF
Awards: Best Actor
10-11-2018

Copenhagen PIX
27-09-2018

Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage
30-10-2018