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A Thousand Times Good Night

A Thousand Times Good Night

Original Title: Tusen Ganger God Natt
Directors: Erik Poppe
Norway
English, Norwegian with English subtitles
111 min
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Synopsis:
A Thousand Times Good Night follows driven war photographer Rebecca (Juliette Binoche in one of her most powerful performances), known for her willingness to tackle risky subjects. While photographing suicide bombers, she is badly hurt in an explosion. When she returns home to Norway, her husband (Game of Thrones’ Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) and daughter are tired of her risking her life on dangerous assignments. They give her an ultimatum, making her choose between her work and her family.

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Producer: Finn Gjerdrum Stein B. Kvae

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Erik Poppe

Biography

Erik has won a number of awards for his feature films, including several Critics’ Awards for Best Film at various international festivals, as well as an Amanda for Norwegian Feature Film of the Year in 2005. Erik Poppe studied at the University College of Film, Radio, Television and Theatre in Stockholm. Prior to making feature films he directed commercials, short- and documentary films and worked as Director of Photography on Bent Hamer's first feature film, ‘Eggs’ (1995). He was named Scandinavian Director of the Year in 1994. His film ‘Hawaii.Oslo’, was chosen as Norway’s contribution to the Oscar Awards 2004. 1998 Schpaaa 2002 Brigaden (TV series) 2004 Hawaii.Oslo 2008 Troubled Water

Screenplay: Harald Rosenløw Eeg, Erik Poppe

Producer: Finn Gjerdrum Stein B. Kvae

Editor: Sofia Lindgren

Production Companies: Paradox Film AS

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