The Commune

Wed 6 July / Cinemobile / 19.15
2016 / Denmark / 111min
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“Trine Dyrholm powers a tense Vinterberg film set in 1970s Copenhagen, where a couple’s experiment in group living reveals faultlines in their own relationship.” — The Guardian.

Erik and Anna are an academic couple with a dream. Along with their daughter Freja, they set up a commune in Erik’s huge villa in an upmarket district of Copenhagen. With the family in the center of the story, we are invited into the dream of a real commune; we participate in the house meetings, dinners and parties. It is friendship, love and togetherness under one roof until an earth-shattering love affair puts the community and the commune to its greatest test yet.

Winner: Silver Bear for Best Actress (Trine Dyrholm), Berlinale 2016

Director Thomas Vinterberg
Cast Trine Dyrholm, Ulrich Thomsen, Helene Reingaard Neumann
Script Tobias Lindholm, Thomas Vinterberg
Producers Sisse Graum Jørgensen,  Morten Kaufmann

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