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LevelK picks up the Danish survival drama ‘Cutterhead’

The Danish sales agency LevelK has picked up the world sales rights for the survival drama Cutterhead, Screen reports.

Directed by Rasmus Kloster Bro, the film is about a PR coordinator documenting the construction of the Copenhagen Metro. When an accident occurs, she takes refuge in an airlock with a Croatian miner and a worker from Eritrea; they must their lives in each other’s hands.

Cast members include Christine Sønderris, Samson Semere and Krešimir Mikić. The film is produced by Amalie Lyngbo Quist for Beo Starling, and written by Rasmus Kloster Bro and Mikkel Bak Sørensen, and financed by the Danish Film Institute’s New Danish Screen.

Cutterhead will have a closed market screening at the Cannes Film Festival.

The Danish release date is set for this autumn.

You can watch the trailer below.

 

 

Emma Vestrheim

Emma Vestrheim is the editor-in-chief of Cinema Scandinavia. Originally from Australia, she is now based in Bergen, Norway, and attends major Nordic film festivals to conduct interviews and review new films.