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Soundtrack available on Milan Records




"Compelling and deserving of its acclaim." - Film Music on the Web

"Passionate, honest and beautiful. " - Music from the Movies

"The simple and elegant and award winning soundtrack by Johan Soderqvist adds a haunting, elegiac quality and is plangent with ghostly echoes of Afghan music." - ABC

"Johan Söderqvist's distinctive score uses exotic instruments to keep the Afghan drama in mind while the action is in Denmark." - Reeling Reviews

• Winner of the UCMF Award for Best Original Film Music at the Cannes Film Festival
• Winner of Rencontres Cinématographiques de Cannes (RCC) Award for Best Music in Film
• Eight European Film Award nominations, among them 'Best Composer'.
• Winner of the Audience Award and nominated for the Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival

Director: Susanne Bier.
Producers: Peter Garde, Peter Aalbæk Jensen, Sisse Graum Olsen.
Screenplay: Anders Thomas Jensen, Susanne Bier.
Starring: Connie Nielsen, Ulrich Thomsen, Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Sara Juel Werner, Rebecca Løgstrup Soltau.

Zentropa Entertainments / Sigma Films / Memfis Film / Fjellape Film, 2005

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The Story: Michael has everything under control: a successful military career, a beautiful wife and two daughters. His younger brother Jannik is a drifter, living on the edge of the law. When Michael is sent to Afghanistan on a UN mission the balance between the two brothers changes forever. Michael is missing in action - presumed dead - and Sarah is comforted by Jannik, who against all odds shows himself capable of taking responsibility for both himself and the family.