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Production: Nimbus Film, Kopenhagen in Co-production with Wüste Filmproduktion, Hamburg, Wüste Film Ost, Potsdam and Studio BabelsbergGenre: History Thriller
Director: Ole Christian MadsenLength: ca. 133 min
Format: 35mm
Date of Shoot: Spring 2007
Place of Shoot: Denmark, Germany
Release: 28.08.2008 in GermanyStatus: completed

Work of Christian Vennefrohne:

Postproductionssupervisor for Wüste Film


Based on true events – Copenhagen 1944: Flame and Citron (THURE LINDHARDT and MADS MIKKELSEN) are Denmark’s most wanted men. Working for the resistance they eliminate Danish collaborators. But when Flame is ordered to kill his mysterious lover, the secret agent Ketty, he begins to question his mission. Flame and Citron get caught in the crossfire and decide to wage their own war against the occupation. Through their actions they lead Denmark to the brink of civil war and put themselves in greatest danger…


  • Thure Lindhardt
  • Mads Mikkelsen
  • Stine Stengade
  • Christian Berkel
  • Hanns Zischler

Festivals und Awards:

  • Toronto International Film Festival
  • Reihe Contemporary World Cinema


Website Wüste Film

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