The Soldier


23rd TDF: International Premiere

Having been diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder, a young war veteran makes a final attempt at returning to life. He moves to the heart of the Amazon jungle in Peru, in an effort to cure himself with plant medicine – including the world’s most hallucinogenic drug, which is said to unveil the true nature of the universe. A captivating tale of a person’s battle against his inner demons, which also paints a picture of society’s struggles in handling its casualties.

Screening Schedule

No physical screenings scheduled.

Direction: Nikolaj Møller
Cinematography: Nikolaj Møller
Editing: Jakob Juul Toldam
Sound: Philip Flindt, Adrian Aurelius
Music: Ellis May
Production: Nordisk Film Spring
Producers: Lina Flint
Format: DCP
Color: Color
Production Country: Denmark
Production Year: 2020
Duration: 58΄
Contact: DANISH FILM INSTITUTE, Anne Marie Kurstein

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