Eye of the Eagle


1h 31m 1997

Brief Synopsis

In the 13th century, a king is going off of to war and sending his young son, Valdemar, to stay with a bishop, Eskil, in the latter's castle. But Eskil plans to overthrow the king and claim the crown, so Valdemar and his new-found friend, Aske, escape and try to reach the king to warn him. When they

Film Details

Also Known As
Oronene Oje
Release Date
1997
Production Company
Danish Film Institute (Dfi); J & M Entertainment; Nordic Film & TV Fond; Norwegian Film Institute (Nfi); Swedish Film Institute; Tv2 Denmark

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 31m

Synopsis

In the 13th century, a king is going off of to war and sending his young son, Valdemar, to stay with a bishop, Eskil, in the latter's castle. But Eskil plans to overthrow the king and claim the crown, so Valdemar and his new-found friend, Aske, escape and try to reach the king to warn him. When they finally do, its too late: The king is captured and Eskil threatens to hang Vlademar if his father does not step down.

Film Details

Also Known As
Oronene Oje
Release Date
1997
Production Company
Danish Film Institute (Dfi); J & M Entertainment; Nordic Film & TV Fond; Norwegian Film Institute (Nfi); Swedish Film Institute; Tv2 Denmark

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 31m

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Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 1997

Released in United States August 1997

Released in United States October 1997

Shown at Haugesund International Film Festival in Norway August 1997.

Shown at Mill Valley Film Festival October 2-12, 1997.

Feature directorial debut for Peter Flinth.

Released in United States 1997

Released in United States August 1997 (Shown at Haugesund International Film Festival in Norway August 1997.)

Released in United States October 1997 (Shown at Mill Valley Film Festival October 2-12, 1997.)