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Becoming Astrid

Local title
Astrid Lindgreni rääkimata lugu
Title in Russian
Быть Астрид Линдгрен
Original title
Unga Astrid
Director
Pernille Fischer Christensen
Country
Sweden, Denmark
Year
2018
Festival
21st Youth and Children's Film Festival
Programme
Swedish Children’s Films @ Just
Genre
historical drama, drama
Subject
historical personas, love, self-realisation

When Astrid Lindgren was very young something happened that affected her profoundly, and this combination of both miracle and calamity came toshape her entire life. It was an event that transformed her into one of the most inspiringwomen of our age and the storyteller a whole world would come to love. This isthe story of when a young Astrid, despite the expectations of her time and religious upbringing, decidedto break free from society´s norms and follow her heart.

Director
Pernille Fischer Christensen
Screenwriter
Kim Fupz Aakeson, Pernille Fischer Christensen
Cast
Alba August, Trine Dyrholm, Magnus Krepper, Maria Bonnevie
Producer
Anna Anthony
DoP
Erik Molberg Hansen
Production
Nordisk Film Productions
Distributor
Estinfilm
World sales
Trustnordisk
Runtime
Language
Danish, Swedish
Subtitles
Estonian, Russian
Director
Pernille Fischer Christensen

Režissöör, sündinud 1969. Lõpetas Taani Riikliku Filmikooli 1999. aastal lavastamise erialal. Fischer Christensen’i debüütmängufilmi "Seep" ("En soap"/"A Soap", 2006) maailma esilinastus toimus Berliini filmifestivalil, kus see võitis Hõbekaru – žürii Grand Prix – ja parima debüütfilmi auhinna. Film võitis ka Taani filmikriitikute auhinna (Bodil) parima filmi eest ja San Sebastiáni filmifestivalil parima stsenaariumi auhinna.

En Soap (A Soap, 2006), Dansen (Dancers, 2008), En Familie (A Family, 2010), En du elsker (Someone You Love, 2014)

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Screenings

Hall 4 Apollo Kino Solaris
Screening031302 / Astrid Lindgreni rääkimata lugu
SubtitlesEstonian
Screening duration
Trailer