Princess (2006 film)

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Front cover of the Danish DVD
Directed by Anders Morgenthaler
Written by Anders Morgenthaler
Mette Heeno
Produced by Sarita Christensen
Starring Thure Lindhardt
Stine Fischer Christensen
Ida Dwinger
CinematographyKasper Andersen
Edited by Mikkel E.G. Nielsen
Music by Mads Brauer
Casper Clausen
Distributed by Det Danske Filminstitut
Nordisk Film
Tartan Films
Release date
  • 16 June 2006 (2006-06-16)
Running time
82 minutes
Countries Denmark
Language Danish
BudgetDKK 8,600,000 [1]

Princess is a 2006 Danish adult animated drama film directed by Anders Morgenthaler and co-written by Morgenthaler and Mette Heeno. The film tells the harsh story of a 32-year old missionary named August (Thure Lindhardt) whose sister, a former porn star nicknamed "The Princess," has died of drug abuse and left behind her 5-year-old daughter. August adopts the child and they embark on a violent mission of vengeance to destroy all existing pornographic material featuring Princess.


Princess, rated for mature audiences, won awards at three European film festivals and was nominated for the 2007 Robert Award for Best Danish Film. [2]


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  2. "Princess (2006/I) - Awards". IMDb . Archived from the original on 10 March 2016. Retrieved 2 August 2008.