Kira's Reason: A Love Story

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Kira's Reason: A Love Story
Kira's Reason.jpg
Front cover of the DVD
Directed by Ole Christian Madsen
Written by
Produced by
Starring
CinematographyJørgen Johanssen
Edited bySøren B. Ebbe
Music by
  • Øyvind Ougard
  • Cesar Berti
Distributed by Nimbus Film
Release date
26 October 2001
Running time
93 min.
Country Denmark
Language Danish

Kira's Reason: A Love Story (Danish : En Kærlighedshistorie) is a 2001 Danish drama directed by Ole Christian Madsen and written by Madsen and Mogens Rukov. The film stars Stine Stengade in a character study of a young mother who, released after two years in a psychiatric ward, struggles to hold her marriage, family and life intact. Filmed using the minimalist techniques of the Dogme 95 movement, Kira's Reason is also known as Dogme No. 21. Kira's Reason won both the Bodil and Robert Awards as the Best Danish Film of 2001. For her leading performance, Stengade received the Bodil and Robert awards for Best Actress. [1]

Contents

Cast

ActorRole
Stine Stengade Kira
Lars Mikkelsen Mads
Sven Wollter Kira's Father
Peaches Latrice Petersen Kay
Camilla Bendix  [ af; da; fr; nl; sv ]Charlotte
Lotte Bergstrøm  [ af; da ]Michelle
Thomas W. Gabrielsson Gustav
Ronnie Lorenzen  [ af; da ]Mikkel (as Ronnie Hiort Lorenzen)
Oliver Appelt Nielsen Julius
Klaus Pagh Mads' Boss
Claus Strandberg  [ da; sv ]1st Supplier
Henrik Birch  [ af; da; de; no; sv ]2nd Supplier
Michael Hasselflug  [ af; da ]3rd Supplier
Helle Merete Sørensen  [ da ]Wife of 1st Supplier
Nicolas Bro John

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References

  1. Piil, Morten (2008). Gyldendals danske filmguide (in Danish) (3rd ed.). Copenhagen, Denmark: Gyldendal. pp. 162–. ISBN   978-87-02-06669-2. OCLC   474736058 . Retrieved 24 June 2021.