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Main DVD Elling (Text) 31307018016768 Movies Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1592410294 :
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (89 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen version.
  • Publisher: [United States] : First Look Home Entertainment, [2002]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2001.
Based on "Brødre i blodet" by Ingvar Ambjørnsen.
Rated R, for language and some sexual content.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Producer, Dag Alveberg ; screenplay writer, Axel Hellstenius ; director, Petter Næss ; director of photography, Svein Krøvel ; editor, Inge-Lise Langfeldt ; music, Lars Lillo Stenberg ; costume designer, Aslaug Konradsdottir ; production designer, Harald Egede-Nissen.
Participant or Performer Note:
Per Christian Ellefsen, Sven Nordin, Marit Pia Jacobsen, Jørgen Langhelle, Per Christensen.
Summary, etc.:
After a two year stint in a state home, the shy and neurotic Elling and his sex-obsessed best friend, Kjell, are released and forced to enter the real world. They find themselves in a state funded apartment in the center of Oslo, told to behave responsibly and act like normal members of society. In time, the two adjust and find oddball ways of coping with society.
System Details Note:
Language Note:
Norwegian dialogue, English subtitles.
Subject: Life skills > Drama.
Apartments > Norway > Oslo > Drama.
Friendship > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Foreign films.
Comedy films.
Films for the hearing impaired.

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