R | RDir: Michael Noer, Tobias Lindholm
This hard-hitting drama, an anthropological study of life in a Danish prison, portrays R who has been sentenced to prison for violence. He’s insistent on staying out of harm’s way and in doing so he is faced with the challenge of navigating through prison culture with its notions of honour, hidden agendas and contracts.
Length: 1h 30'
Language: Arabic, Danish
Producer: René Ezra, Tomas Radoor
Script: Tobias Lindholm, Michael Noer
DoP: Magnus Nordenhof Jønck
Cast: Pilou Asbæk, Dulfi Al-Jabouri, Roland Møller
Production: Nordisk Film
Awards and festivals:
Rotterdam, Göteborg, Edinburgh, Karlovy Vary, Vancouver