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The Boy in the Ocean

Friedrich Tiedtke, Denmark, 2016

15 min.DK/Short fiction

The 12-year-old German boy, Mathias, discovers his sexuality on a sailing boat i Denmark. Surrounded by water, trapped on the boat with his parents, who still treat him like a child, his desire is to get on land to have new experiences. His desire grows, when he gets fascinated by a Danish girl in the harbor.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title The Boy in the Ocean
Danish title The Boy in the Ocean
Director Friedrich Tiedtke
Screenplay Ida Åkerstrøm Knudsen, Friedrich Tiedtke
Producer Ida Åkerstrøm Knudsen, Friedrich Tiedtke
Director of Photography Nicholas Bluff
Editor Daniel Brinck
Composer Nikolaj Hess, Friedrich Tiedtke
Appearance Mikkel Jacobsen, Anders Khayat, Fie London, Andreas Nickl
Production country Denmark
Dialogue language Danish,Tysk
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Companies

Production company
Executive Producer Zentropa Productions2, Det Danske Filmværksted

Direction

Direction Friedrich Tiedtke

Script

Screenplay Ida Åkerstrøm Knudsen
Screenplay Friedrich Tiedtke

Production

Producer Ida Åkerstrøm Knudsen
Producer Friedrich Tiedtke

Cinematography

Cinematographer Nicholas Bluff

Editing

Editor Daniel Brinck

Music

Composer Nikolaj Hess
Composer Friedrich Tiedtke

Appearance

Thomas Mikkel Jacobsen
Benjamin Anders Khayat
Emilie Fie London
Ralf Andreas Nickl
Marianne Barbara Philipp
Mathias Mika Seidel

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