Him consists of three separate stories in one film. Harald (11) is a boy who constantly falls outside the group. He is not recognized either by friends, school or parents. Emil (30) is unemployed, he is angry and looks down on everyone else. Petter (60) is a Norwegian renowned scriptwriter who wants to make a film about the national hero Fridtjof Nansen. Two men and one boy, one day in Oslo, whom all experiences a social and emotional fall. The film discusses the male role in the contemporary Norway.

Production and distribution

Production Year:
2020
Production country:
Norway
Co production country:
Sweden
Release date (national):
2020-02-15
Production company:
Alternativet AS
Producer:
Magnus Mork
Mariken Halle
Katja Eyde Jacobsen
Guro Bruusgaard

Director

  • Guro Bruusgaard

    Guro Bruusgaard (b. 1977) graduated from the School of Film Directing at Göteborg University, Sweden, in 2007. She has also studied at the Nordland College of Art and Film and at the University of Oslo. Her previous short films include Sunday (2008) and Alle ting forsvinner #1 (2004).

    Guro Bruusgaard

Cast

Petter:
Johannes Joner
Emil:
Emil Johnsen
Tone:
Gisken Armand
Liv Bernhoft Osa
Per Gørvel
Janne:
Ylva Gallon
Laila Goody

Crew

Director:
Guro Bruusgaard
Screenplay:
Fijona Jonuzi
Guro Bruusgaard
Cinematographer:
Marte Vold
Camera:
Johan Kurne
Costume Designer:
Ane Aasheim
Prop Master:
Marin Håskjold
Casting:
Celine Engebrigtsen

Technical information

Genre:
Drama
Format:
DCP 2k
Length in mins:
90'
Language:
Norwegian
Subtitles:
English

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