Swedish director and visual artist, Anna Odell (The Reunion), conducts a social experiment in which she aims to challenge the gender roles that men and women have in the society of today. In a purpose-build warehouse set she confronts herself with the Swedish actor and masculine icon Mikael Persbrandt, and invites seven other top Scandinavian actors to live with them and act as alter egos of herself and Mikael.
The group embarks on a game without rules, which leads to real conflicts and funny, absurd and emotional situations since Trine Dyrholm, Jens Albinus, Vera Vitali, Shanti Roney, Sofie Gråbøl and Thure Lindhardt for many weeks will have to “stay in their roles” at all times.

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Anna Odell



Director: Anna Odell
Producer: Frida Bargo, Mattias Nohrborg
Screenwriter: Anna Odell
Cinematographer: Daniel Takács
Editor: Kristin Grundström, Hanna Lejonqvist
Production Designer: Josefin Åsberg
Sound Designer: Gustaf Berger, Jan Alvermark
Music: Gustaf Berger, Markus Hasselblom, Stefan Levin
Principal Cast: Anna Odell, Mikael Persbrandt, Trine Dyrholm, Vera Vitali, Shanti Roney, Sofie Gråbøl, Jens Albinus, Thure Lindhardt


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Jan Naszewski
New Europe Film Sales
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Ewa Bojanowska
Sales Agent
New Europe Film Sales
Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Year: 2018
Premiere Status: North American Premiere
Genre: Drama, Experimental, LGBTQ
Screening Section: Global
Screening Category: Narrative Feature
Country: ["Denmark", "Sweden"]
Language: Danish, Swedish
Runtime: 112:30 mins