KING OF DEVIL'S ISLAND

A film by Marius Holst

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KING OF DEVIL'S ISLAND

A film by Marius Holst

With
Stellan Skarsgård, Kristoffer Joner, Benjamin Helstad, Trond Nilssen

International Sales

Releases
French Release on 23-11-2011

Synopsis
Norwegian winter, early 20th century. On the boys home Bastoy, a new inmate leads the boys to a violent uprising against a brutal regime. How far is he willing to go to attain freedom? Based on a true story.

« A potential foreign language Oscar candidate »

Hollywood reporter

« Sweeping panoramas, stunning snowy landscapes »

Variety

« The violence of power and the power of violence are both explored beautifully in King of Devil’s Island.” »

Foyer Talk

« Sturdy acting, direction and cinematography »

New York Post

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Information

Producers: Karin Julsrud (4 ½), Antoine de Clermont-Tonnerre (Mact productions), Ewa Puszczynska (Opus Film), Mathilde Dedye & Johannes Ahlund (St Paul Film)
Co-producers:
France Distribution: Les films du losange
International Sales: Les films du losange

Nationalities: Norway

Photographer: John Andreas Andersen
Editing: Michal Leszczylowski
Sound: Morten Solum
Production Designer: Janusz Sosnowski
Music: Johan Söderqvist

Duration: 1h26
Visa: 123 656
Production Year: 2011