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Gold Coast

The year is 1836. Danish botanist and visionary, Wulff Fredrik Wulff, travels to Africa following orders from the king of Denmark. He is to monitor the work at a coffee plantation on the Gold Coast (now Ghana). The young Wulff writes about his desire to do good to his beloved Eleonora, but his best intentions and Christian belief is soon confronted with a harsh reality dominated by slave trade and unbelievable brutality.

Feature debut by acclaimed documentary director, editor and poet, Daniel Dencik. Winner of the Reel Talent Award at CPH:DOX in 2012. Both Moonrider (2012) and Expedition to the End of the World (2013) was selected for Karlovy Vary and a number of other international festivals, including Hot Docs, AFI Docs and True/False.

Feature Debut
ORIGINAL TITLE - Guldkysten
CATEGORY - Historical drama
DANISH RELEASE - 02.07.2015
STATUS - Completed
RUNNING TIME - 115 min.
DIRECTOR - Daniel Dencik
SCREENPLAY - Daniel Dencik
APPEARANCES - Jakob Oftebro, Danica Curcic, John Aggrey, Anders Heinrichsen (see all)
PRODUCER - Michael Haslund-Christensen
PRODUCTION - Haslund/Dencik Entertainment Aps
INTERNATIONAL SALES - Haslund/Dencik Entertainment ApS / Nørrebrogade 12, 1.th. / DK-2200 København N

TAGS:
AT VENICE, TORONTO & SAN SEBASTIAN
AT VENICE, TORONTO, AUSTIN & SAN SEBASTIAN