The Man Who Would Live Forever


1h 28m 1999

Brief Synopsis

Adrian Palmberg's wife and child die in a fire in 1927. Grief-stricken, he renounces God and claims to be immortal. He is institutionalised, but continues to insist to his psychiatrist that he is immortal rather than mad.

Film Details

Also Known As
Man Who Would Live Forever, Manden som ikke ville do
Release Date
1999
Production Company
Camera Film; StudioCanal; Tv2 (Norway)

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 28m

Synopsis

Adrian Palmberg's wife and child die in a fire in 1927. Grief-stricken, he renounces God and claims to be immortal. He is institutionalised, but continues to insist to his psychiatrist that he is immortal rather than mad.

Film Details

Also Known As
Man Who Would Live Forever, Manden som ikke ville do
Release Date
1999
Production Company
Camera Film; StudioCanal; Tv2 (Norway)

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 28m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 1999

Shown at Gothenburg Film Festival (opening night) January 29 - February 7, 1999.

Feature directorial debut for Torben Skjodt Jensen.

Released in United States 1999

Released in United States 1999 (Shown at Gothenburg Film Festival (opening night) January 29 - February 7, 1999.)