Ratings

MetaCritic Rating 45%
TMDB Rating 6.4
IMDB Rating 6.4
RottenTomatoes Rating 52%

Financials

Revenue: $0

Budget: $35,000,000

Profit: - $-35,000,000


Movie Details

Tag Line: Some Tracks Should Never Be Uncovered.

Status: Released

Average Rating: 6

Release Date: Feb 28, 1997

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Run Time: 2h 01m

Original Language: English

Website: -

Production Countries: Germany , Denmark , Sweden

Production Companies: Bavaria Film , Fox Searchlight Pictures


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Synopsis

Smilla Jaspersen, half Danish, half Greenlander, attempts to understand the death of a small boy who falls from the roof of her apartment building. Suspecting wrongdoing, Smilla uncovers a trail of clues leading towards a secretive corporation that has made several mysterious expeditions to Greenland. Scenes from the film were shot in Copenhagen and western Greenland. The film was entered into the 47th Berlin International Film Festival, where director Bille August was nominated for the Golden Bear.


Main Cast

Julia Ormond

Julia Ormond

Smilla Jasperson

Age : 56 | Popularity : 64%

Gabriel Byrne

Gabriel Byrne

The Mechanic

Age : 70 | Popularity : 29%

Richard Harris

Richard Harris

Dr. Andreas Tork

Age : 72 | Popularity : 18%

Jim Broadbent

Jim Broadbent

Dr. Lagermann

Age : 71 | Popularity : 40%

Tom Wilkinson

Tom Wilkinson

Prof. Loyen

Age : 73 | Popularity : 23%

Robert Loggia

Robert Loggia

Moritz Jasperson

Age : 85 | Popularity : 17%

Vanessa Redgrave

Vanessa Redgrave

Elsa Lübing

Age : 84 | Popularity : 11%

Bob Peck

Bob Peck

Ravn

Age : 53 | Popularity : 12%


Crew

Department Role Name
Sound Original Music Composer
Hans Zimmer
Hans Zimmer
Harry Gregson-Williams
Harry Gregson-Williams
Production Producer
Bernd Eichinger
Bernd Eichinger
Martin Moszkowicz
Martin Moszkowicz
Rosanne Korenberg
Rosanne Korenberg
Writing Screenplay
Ann Biderman
Ann Biderman
Novel
Peter Høeg
Peter Høeg
Directing Director
Bille August
Bille August
Camera Director of Photography
Jörgen Persson
Jörgen Persson
Editing Editor
Janus Billeskov Jansen
Janus Billeskov Jansen
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