Northwest -
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Northwest

A gangsterfilm set in the suburbs of Copenhagen. Casper, 18, the oldest of three siblings, survives life on the streets by committing burglaries for the neighbourhood boss, Jamal. When Casper gets an offer to work for Jamal's rival Björn, he jumps at the chance for a better life, making his way into a world of drugs and prostitution. As things escalate between Björn and Jamal, Casper finds himself and his family dead center of a conflict that threatens to destroy them.

Rotterdam FIPRESCI Award Göteborg
Second Feature
ORIGINAL TITLE - Nordvest
CATEGORY - Drama
DANISH RELEASE - 18.04.2013
STATUS - Released
RUNNING TIME - 91 min.
DIRECTOR - Michael Noer
SCREENPLAY - Rasmus Heisterberg, Michael Noer
APPEARANCES -

Gustav Dyekjær Giese, Oscar Dyekjær Giese, Roland Møller, Lene Maria Christensen, Nicholas Westwood Kidd

PRODUCER - René Ezra, Tomas Radoor
PRODUCTION - Nordisk Film Production A/S
INTERNATIONAL SALES - TrustNordisk / Filmbyen 22 / DK-2650 Hvidovre / t +45 3686 8788 / f +45 3677 4448 / info@trustnordisk.com / www.trustnordisk.com

 


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