World soundtrack awards
Archived: Antboy (2013)

director: Ask Hasselbalch

composer: Peter Peter
With: Oscar Dietz, Amalie Kruse Jensen, Samuel Ting Graf, Nicolas Bro, Cecilie Alstrup Tarp, a.o.

duration: 77 minutes
Suitable for children , Children, Fantasy

Official Selection - Global Cinema

A young boy who is bullied at school gets bitten by a scientific ant and becomes Antboy. When the supervillain Flea kidnaps the girl of his dreams, he calls on his friends to help save her. An homage to Spiderman. Sheri Linden, from The Hollywood Reporter, wrote: "Well cast and handsomely shot, the Danish feature is a straight-ahead Superhero 101 tailored to kids."


director: Ask Hasselbalch
composer: Peter Peter
producer: Eva Jakobsen
screenplay: Anders Ølholm, Nikolaj Arcel, Torbjørn Rafn based on the books by Kenneth Bøgh Andersen
Editor: Peter Brandt & My Thordal
Cinematography: Niels Reedtz Johansen
sound: Bo Asdal Andersen

production company: Nimbus Film Productions

More info

dialogue: Dutch
subtitles: no subt
Country: Denmark
year: 2013


ASK HASSELBALCH (1979): Soul Ripper (short, 2002), Ghostwash (short, 2002), Sort oktober (short, 2005), Alliancen (short, 2008), En sikker vinder (short, 2008), Huset overfor (short, 2009), Vilddyr (short, 2010), Antboy (2013), Antboy II: Revenge of the Red Fury (2014)

Technical Specs

format: DCP
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