Their son has grown up, moved out, and needs them no more. Kjeld and Vibeke face the crisis by moving to the flat where they used to live as a young childless couple. They begin to attempt to recapture their youth, and purchasing original furniture is far from the end of it. An unconventional and dramatic exploration of how a thirty-year-long marriage may be unsettled by fulfilling the dream of return to youth, spiced up by Nordic humor and a pinch of surrealism.
Director: Christian Tafdrup
Screenplay: Christian Tafdrup
Director of Photography: Maria von Hausswolff
Editor: Anne Østerud, Tanya Fallenius
Music: Sune “Køter” Kølster
Producer: Thomas Heinesen
Sales: LevelK
Original title: Forældre
Country: Denmark
Year of production: 2016
Length (min): 86
Language: Danish
Subtitles: Czech, English
Section: Světla severu
Sponsors: Dánské velvyslanectví, Skandinávský dům, z. s.

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