Original title: Silent Heart Director: Bille August Cast: Ghita Nørby, Paprika Steen, Danica Curcic, Morten Grunwald, Pilou Asbæk, Jens Albinus, Vigga Bro, Oskar Sælan Halskov Country: Denmark Year of production: 2014 Length (min): 98 Language: Danish Subtitles: English, Czech Sales: Danish Film Institute Section: Profile: Bille August Sponsors: Dánské velvyslanectví
One weekend, three generations of one family gather at the bed of Esther, the clan's mother who is suffering from a terminal disease. Her last wish is to die before the illness catches up with her, so she wants to say the last goodbye to her loved ones. But her daughters Heidi and Sanne have different ideas about death. A sensitive family drama about the difficult issue of euthanasia and the time we spend with our loved ones.