A first trailer has been released for Henrik Martin Dahlsbakken’s next film, An Affair (En affære).
The Norwegian film follows the gym teacher Anita, who initiates a sexual relationship with her young student Markus, who is sixteen-years-old.
Director Henrik Martin Dahlsbakken told Dagbladet much of the action has been kept out of the trailer.
“”I do not want to say too much about what’s happening, so there are big circumstances in the movie that we deliberately omit from the promo material. Nobody is served by getting a good movie experience in advance.” he said.
He went on to day that test screenings demonstrated that the film was ‘annoying and uncomfortable’, which seems to be what he was going for.
Dagbladet’s critic Inger Merete Hobbelstad was surprised by how much eroticism is in the film:
You can watch the trailer below: