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by Susanne Bier


Jacob Petersen has dedicated his life to helping street children in India. When the orphanage he heads is threatened by closure, he receives an unusual offer. A Danish businessman, Jørgen, offers him a donation of $4 million dollars. There are, however, certain conditions … Not only must Jacob return to Denmark, he must also take part in the wedding of Jørgen's daughter. The wedding proves to be a critical juncture between past and future and catapults Jacob into the most intense dilemma of his life.

international title: After the Wedding
original title: Efter Brylluppet
country: Denmark, United Kingdom
sales agent: TrustNordisk
year: 2006
genre: fiction
directed by: Susanne Bier
film run: 122'
release date: DK 24/02/2006, SE 01/09/2006, NL 16/11/2006, IT 22/12/2006, DE 01/02/2007, BE/FR 07/03/2007, UK 09/03/2007, PL 16/03/2007, ES 13/04/2007, FI 20/04/2007, AT 27/04/2007, HU 03/01/2008
screenplay: Anders Thomas Jensen
cast: Mads Mikkelsen, Sidse Babett Knudsen, Rolf Lassgård
cinematography by: Morten Søborg
film editing: Pernille Fischer Christensen
art director: Søren Skjær
costumes designer: Manon Rasmussen
music: Johan Söderqvist
producer: Sisse Graum Jørgensen, Peter Aalbæk Jensen
production: Zentropa Entertainments, Sigma Films, After The Wedding Ltd (UK)
backing: MEDIA Plus
distributor: Nordisk Film Distribution, Soda Pictures, Filmladen, Frenetic Films, Universum Film GmbH, Golem Distribución, Swift, Rosebud Motion Pictures Enterprises - Rosebud.21, Teodora Film, Columbia Tristar Nordisk Film Distributors AS, Nordisk Film Distribution AB, Cirko Film
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