Ginger and Rosa

Sally Potter, United States, 2012

90 min.FeatureYouth films

Ginger and her friend Rosa was born on the same day at the same hospital and here lies the reason for their friendship which they cherish throughout their childhood. Politically, The Cold War is high on the agenda and Ginger and Rosa are deeply worried about the atomic bomb and the end of the world and begins to flirt with young radicals on the political left. Rosa is more concerned with her Christian faith, and the two friends discuss both political and religious values. Ginger is in a demonstration that har a confrontation with the police and she is arrested. After a trip to jail, she is released again. At home she can no longer keep back the "ticking bomb" and reveals that her father and Rosa have a relationship and that they are expecting a child.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards Materials
Original title Ginger and Rosa
Danish title Ginger and Rosa
Other titles Ginger & Rosa
Director Sally Potter
Screenplay Sally Potter
Producer Christopher Sheppard
Director of Photography Robbie Ryan
Editor Anders Refn
Production designer Carlos Conti
Casting Irene Lamb, Heidi Levitt
Appearance Christina Hendricks, Jodhi May, Alessandro Nivola, Luke Cloud
Production country United States, United Kingdom, Denmark, Canada, Croatia
Domestic distribution United International Pictures
International sales
Danish theatrical release 11.04.2013
Cinemas Dagmar, Grand, Værløse Bio, Gentofte Kino, Empire samt 8 biografer i provinsen
DFI subsidy Minor
Danish rating Allowed for children over the age of 11
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Production company
Executive Producer Adventure Pictures
Co-production BFI, BBC Films, The Match Factory, Media House, Ingenious, Miso Film
With support from Det Danske Filminstitut
Domestic distribution United International Pictures


Direction Sally Potter
1st assistant director Matthew David Hanson
Assistant director Stella Corradi
2nd assistant director Andy Mannion
2nd assistant director Christian Rigg
3rd assistant director Darren Price
Casting Irene Lamb
Casting Heidi Levitt
Casting assistant Lauren Fernandes
Casting assistant Lisa Essary


Script Sally Potter
Script supervisor Penny Eyles
Script consultant Walter Donohue
Dialect coach Sandra Frieze
Dialect coach Charmian Gradwell


Producer Christopher Sheppard
Co-producer Jonas Allen
Co-producer Peter Bose
Co-producer Lene Bausager
Co-producer Michael Weber
Executive producer Reno Antoniades
Executive producer Aaron L. Gilbert
Executive producer Goetz Grossman
Co-executive producer Patrick Murray
Co-executive producer Margot Hand
Production manager Michael Manzi
Associate producer Kurban Kassam
Line producer Marshall Leviten
Unit manager Ben Bailey
Assisting producer Caroline Blanco
Location manager Jane Soans
Location assistant Georgette Turner
Location scout Nick Oliver
Location scout Tobin Hughes
Production coordinator Amelia Price
Production coordinator Rachel Martin
Post-production supervisor Alistair Hopkins
Post-producton coordinator Morten Arnoldus
Post-producton coordinator Beatrice von Schwerin
Lab coordinator Thomas Schlein
Production assistant Jimmy Barnett
Production assistant Liam Thornton
Production assistant Meagan Maudsley
Production assistant David Madison


Director of Photography Robbie Ryan
Camera assistant Andrew O'Reilly
Camera assistant Sean Leonard
Camera assistant Niall Barry
Key grip Simon Muir


Still photographer Nicola Dove

Electrical dept.

Gaffer Andy Cole
Best boy Paul Cronin
Best boy Adrian Mackay
Rigging gaffer Toni Kelly


Chief editor Anders Refn
Assistant editor Michael Aaglund


Music supervisor Amy Ashworth
Musical consultant Alan Lewrens

Production design

Production designer Carlos Conti
Art director Andrea Matheson
Set decorator Liz Griffiths
Property master Craig Price
Assistant Tom Knight


Costume designer Holly Waddington
Costume designer Bartholomew Cariss
Dresser Mark Sindall
Dresser Roddy Dolan
Costume supervisor Hannah Walter
Costume assistant Lucy Donowho
Costume assistant Emma Harding


Chief makeup artist Tara McDonald
Makeup supervisor Wakana Yoshihara


Sound mixer Jean-Paul Mugel
Supervising sound editor Eddie Simonsen
Sound mixer Anne Jensen
Boom operator Jonathan Acbard
Sound assistant Kyle Pickford
Sound assistant Alex Bryce
Sound assistant Lars Rasmussen
Foley artist Andrea King
Dialogue editor Simon Chase

Special effects

SFX supervisor Graham Povey

Visual effects

Graphic design Emily Norris
Graphic design Morten Skytte
Title design Martin Madsen
Title design Stephen Masters
Online Rasmus Toft
VFX supervisor Martin Madsen
Compositing Michael Holm
Compositing Dann Sandgreen
Compositing Lasse Strøm
Colourist Thomas Therchilsen
DCP mastering Thomas Caspersen
DCP mastering Jens Lilledal Sørensen
Color timing Ejvind Bording


Stunt coordinator James O'Dee
Stunts Gary Hoptrough
Stunts Martin Wilde
Stunts Tony Van Silva
Stunts Arran Topham
Stunts Gary Arthurs
Stunts Zarene Dallas
Stunts Derek Lea
Stunts Sarah Franzl
Stunts Christian Knight
Stunts Belinda McGinley
Stunts Ray Nicholas


Natalie Christina Hendricks
Anoushka Jodhi May
Roland Alessandro Nivola
Rosas far Luke Cloud
Ginger som ung Poppy Bloor
Rosa som ung Magdalene Mountford
Ginger Elle Fanning
Radiospeaker Ray Lonnen
Rosa Alice Englert
Beatnick Brock Everitt-Elwick
Beatnick Max Scully
Teddy boy i bil Marcus Shakesheff
Dreng på stranden Rupert Rixon
Teddy boy i bil Charlie Smith
Mark Timothy Spall
Tony Andrew Hawley
YCND-dreng Ben Wimsett
Mark Two Oliver Platt
Bella Annette Bening
Legende barn Aine Garvey
Legende barn Madison Deluca-Perry
Legende barn Amelie Deluca-Perry
Dreng på café Rory James
Roger Oliver Milburn
Middagsgæst Richard Strange
Politilæge Stephen Boxer

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Type Source Author Date
Anmeldelse Weekendavisen Bo Green Jensen 2013-04-12
Anmeldelse BT Niels Lind Larsen 2013-04-11
Anmeldelse Berlingske Tidende Kristian Lindberg 2013-04-11
Anmeldelse Ekstra Bladet Henrik Queitsch 2013-04-11
Anmeldelse Information Eva Novrup Redvall 2013-04-11
Anmeldelse Kristeligt Dagblad Henrik Wivel 2013-04-11
Anmeldelse Morgenavisen Jyllandsposten Katrine Sommer Boysen 2013-04-11
Anmeldelse Politiken-Fonden Kim Skotte 2013-04-11