European Film Festival Paris
from 17 to 31 March 2022
European Film Festival Paris
from 17 to 31 March 2022

Darkness / Mørketid

by Knut Erik Jensen

(Fiction, Norway, 2021, 16’, C, En ST) with Ellinor Haug Jensen, Kristian Johansen, Per Kjerstad, Ellen Dorrit Petersen, Hege Aga Edelsteen

hors compétition

Darkness

During the Second World War, the inhabitants of a small fishing village are assembled at the port to be evacuated on Hitler’s request.


Knut Erik Jensen
Knut Erik Jensen

Knut Erik Jensen (1940) is a Norwegian director, screenwriter, and producer. After studying French, Russian and History, he entered London Film School, and then went to work at the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation (NRK). With his own company, Nordkappfilm, he made films in all cinematographic forms and formats. Knut Erik Jensen is the author of the documentary series Finnmark between East and West (1983-86), which won the Amanda Award for the best Norwegian film, the feature- length documentary Cool and Crazy (2001) and many short subjects. He also directed four feature films : Stella Polaris (1993), Burnt by Frost (1997), Passing Darkness (2000) and Icekiss (2008). He is one of the founders of the Nordkapp Film Festival.

Other movies: Competition Prix Sauvage