That Summer

Göran Olsson, Sweden, 2017

80 min.DK/Documentary

'That Summer' is a feature documentary centered on the film project artist Peter Beard initiated in 1972 with Lee Radziwill about her relatives, the Beales of Grey Gardens. Lost for decades, this extraordinary footage re-emerges in a film that focuses on Beard and his family of friends, who formed an enormously influential and vibrant creative community in Montauk, Long Island (NY) in the 1970s. Featuring Peter Beard, Lee Radziwill, Edith Ewing Bouvier Beale, Edith Bouvier Beale, Andy Warhol. Including footage directed by Peter Beard, Jonas Mekas, Andy Warhol and with additional cinematography by Albert Maysles and Vincent Fremont.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards Materials
Original title That Summer
Danish title Den sommer
Keywords USA, Artists, Friends, Film Shooting, Photographing, 1970-1979
Director Göran Olsson
Producer Tobias Janson, Joslyn Barnes, Nejma Beard, Signe Byrge Sørensen
Director of Photography Albert Maysles, Vincent Fremont
Editor Per K. Kirkegaard, Göran Olsson
Sound Henrik Gugge Garnov
Composer Goran Kajfeš, David Österberg
Appearance Peter Beard, Lee Radziwill, Edith Ewing Bouvier Beale, Edith Bouvier Beale
Production country Sweden, United States, Denmark
Domestic distribution Det Danske Filminstitut, Dogwoof
International sales
Online release 24.10.2018, Filmcentralen
DFI subsidy Konsulentstøtte
Danish rating Allowed for all
Download PDF


Production company
Executive Producer Story AB, Louverture Films, Thunderbolt Productions
Co-production Final Cut for Real ApS
With support from Swedish Film Institute, Det Danske Filminstitut, Nordisk Film & TV Fond
In collaboration with SVT, DR K, YLE
Domestic distribution Det Danske Filminstitut, Dogwoof


Direction Göran Olsson


Producer Tobias Janson
Producer Joslyn Barnes
Producer Nejma Beard
Producer Signe Byrge Sørensen
Executive producer Peter Beard
Executive producer Andrea Barron
Executive producer Susan Rockefeller
Executive producer Danny Glover
Executive producer Tony Tabatznik
Post-production manager Maria Kristensen


Cinematographer Albert Maysles
Cinematographer Vincent Fremont


Editor Per K. Kirkegaard
Editor Göran Olsson


Composer Goran Kajfeš
Composer David Österberg


Sound designer Henrik Gugge Garnov

Visual effects

Graphic design Stefania Malmsten
Graphic design Malmsten Hellberg
Colourist Nanna Dalunde


Appearance Peter Beard
Appearance Lee Radziwill
Appearance Edith Ewing Bouvier Beale
Appearance Edith Bouvier Beale
Appearance Andy Warhol

Download PDF
Det Danske Filminstitut registrerer international festivaldeltagelse og priser til danske film, dog primært de titler, som Filminstituttet varetager i sin festivaldistribution, og primært i forbindelse med de festivaler, som Filminstituttet har prioriteret at samarbejde med. Registreringen af festivaldeltagelse og priser til danske film, der ikke er i festivaldistribution, foretages kun for "launch"-festivaler ifølge Filminstituttets prioriterede festivalliste. Se listen over prioriterede festivaler.
Download PDF

Reviews and articles

On the library you can find these articles and revies and other material about the film.
Type Source Author Date
Anmeldelse Information Monggaard, Christian 2018-09-04
Download PDF