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The Wave
Archived: The Wave - Bølgen (2015)

director: Roar Uthaug

composer: Magnus Beite
With: Kristoffer Joner, Ane Dahi Torp, Jonas Hoff Oftebro, a.o.

duration: 105 minutes
Action, Thriller

Nordic Cinema
Film Fest Gent - The Wave

'The Wave' is a tsunami thriller starring Kristoffer Joner ('The Revenant', 'King of Devil's Island'). At the Toronto premiere, Variety wrote it surpasses nearly every Hollywood disaster movie in recent memory. "It hits every major genre note with a Norwegian accent." (The Hollywood Reporter) (R.D.)


director: Roar Uthaug
composer: Magnus Beite
producer: Are Heidenstrom
screenplay: John Kåre Raake & Harald Rosenløw-Eeg
Editor: Christian Siebenherz
Cinematography: John Christian Rosenlund

production company: Fantefilm

More info

dialogue: Norwegian
subtitles: Dutch subt.
country: Norway
year: 2015


ROAR UTHAUG (1973): Snørr (1993, short), En aften i det gronne (1994, short), DX13036 (1996, short), A Fistful of Kebab (1998, short), Regjeringen Martin (2002, short), Cold Prey (2006), Magic Silver (2009), Escape (2012), The Wave (2015).

Technical Specs

format: DCP
frame: 1:2,35


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