After the Wedding


2h 5m 2006

Brief Synopsis

Jacob has dedicated his life to helping street kids in India. When the orphanage he's in charge of is under the threat of closure, he receives an unusual offer. A Danish businessman, Jorgen, offers him a donation of $4 million dollars. But there are certain conditions attached. Jacob must come to De

Film Details

Also Known As
Efter Brylluppet
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2006
Production Company
Invicta Capital Limited; Sveriges Television (Svt); Trust Film Sales; Vivarto Films Distribution; Zentropa Entertainment
Distribution Company
IFC Films; A-Film Distribution; Alfa Films; Arkles Entertainment; Artcam; Artcam (Czech Republic); Asociacia Slovenskych Filmovych Klubov (Asfk); Calif; Central Film Verleih Gmbh; CinTart; Cts; Epicentre Films; Filmladen Gmbh; Frenetic Films; Golem Distribution; IFC Films; IFC Films; Les Films Séville; Nordisk Film; Nordisk Film Biografer (Denmark); Nordisk Film Theatrical Distribution Oy; Nordisk Film Tv; Sony Pictures Releasing International; Swift Productions; Teodora Film; Thunderbird Releasing; Transeuropa Films; Universal Pictures International
Location
Denmark; India

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 5m

Synopsis

Jacob has dedicated his life to helping street kids in India. When the orphanage he's in charge of is under the threat of closure, he receives an unusual offer. A Danish businessman, Jorgen, offers him a donation of $4 million dollars. But there are certain conditions attached. Jacob must come to Denmark. And he must attend the wedding of Jorgen's daughter. The wedding becomes a landmark meeting between past and future and puts Jacob in the dilemma of his life.

Film Details

Also Known As
Efter Brylluppet
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2006
Production Company
Invicta Capital Limited; Sveriges Television (Svt); Trust Film Sales; Vivarto Films Distribution; Zentropa Entertainment
Distribution Company
IFC Films; A-Film Distribution; Alfa Films; Arkles Entertainment; Artcam; Artcam (Czech Republic); Asociacia Slovenskych Filmovych Klubov (Asfk); Calif; Central Film Verleih Gmbh; CinTart; Cts; Epicentre Films; Filmladen Gmbh; Frenetic Films; Golem Distribution; IFC Films; IFC Films; Les Films Séville; Nordisk Film; Nordisk Film Biografer (Denmark); Nordisk Film Theatrical Distribution Oy; Nordisk Film Tv; Sony Pictures Releasing International; Swift Productions; Teodora Film; Thunderbird Releasing; Transeuropa Films; Universal Pictures International
Location
Denmark; India

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 5m

Award Nominations

Best Foreign Language Film

2006

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Limited Release in United States March 30, 2007

Released in United States Spring March 30, 2007

Released in United States on Video July 10, 2007

Released in United States 2006

Released in United States October 2006

Released in United States November 2006

Released in United States January 2007

Released in United States March 2007

Shown at London Film Festival (Cinema Europa) October 18-November 2, 2006.

Shown at Vancouver International Film Festival (Cinema of Our Time) September 28-October 13, 2006.

Shown at Rome Film Festival (Cinema 2006) October 13-21, 2006.

Shown at Palm Springs International Film Festival (2007 Best of Fest, Awards Buzz - Best Foreign Language Film, Skol! Scandinavia) January 4-15, 2007.

Shown at South by Southwest Film Festival (Special Screenings) March 9-17, 2007.

Limited Release in United States March 30, 2007 (LA)

Released in United States Spring March 30, 2007

Released in United States on Video July 10, 2007

Released in United States 2006 (Shown at London Film Festival (Cinema Europa) October 18-November 2, 2006.)

Released in United States 2006 (Shown at Vancouver International Film Festival (Cinema of Our Time) September 28-October 13, 2006.)

Released in United States October 2006 (Shown at Rome Film Festival (Cinema 2006) October 13-21, 2006.)

Released in United States November 2006 (Shown at AFI/Los Angeles Film Festival (World Cinema) November 1-12, 2006.)

Released in United States January 2007 (Shown at Palm Springs International Film Festival (2007 Best of Fest, Awards Buzz ¿ Best Foreign Language Film, Skol! Scandinavia) January 4-15, 2007.)

Released in United States March 2007 (Shown at South by Southwest Film Festival (Special Screenings) March 9-17, 2007.)