LONG STORY SHORT

LANG HISTORIE KORT

LONG STORY SHORT is an off beat lovestory told through 8 chapters. It is a story about two geeky anti-heroes – the clumsy surgeon Ellen and the pride laddish Max, who through the eight individual stories meet at eight widly different parties. From the first spontanious intense meeting and their following fight, while the bells stroke twelve, two awkwardly affected protagonist have to go through, a 40-year birtdayparty, a wedding, a baptism, a surpise-party and a candiddate party, until they then can surrender themselves to eachother at a wake in the final chapter of the movie.

LONG STORY SHORT is a litigius, character worn comedy told in eight main scenes, through eight parties. The stories practice the details of the parties and the rituals within the parties.

LONG STORY SHORT is a story about beleiving in love to be a rational choice between the most suitable candidates. But as the anti-heroes will experience love is far from rational, but is controlled by lust and destiny.

Fact Sheet

TITLE
Long Story Short

ORIGINAL TITLE
Lang Historie Kort

LANGUAGE
Danish

FORMAT
Feature Film (100 min.)

PREMIERE
May 7 2015

GENRE
Comedydrama

PRODUCED BY
Miso Film

INTERNATIONAL SALES
TrustNordisk

Main Cast

ELLEN
Mille Hoffmeyer Lehfeldt

MAX
Jens Albinus

ANETTE
Trine Dyrholm

ROLF
Peter Gantzler

BOLETTE
Dya Josefine Hauch

SEBASTIAN
Ola Rapace

ADAM
Janus Nabil Bakrawi

DINA
Marijana Jankovic

MAYA
Danica Curcic

REBEKKA
Tilde Maja B. Fredriksen

Main Crew

DIRECTOR
May el-Toukhy

WRITERS
Maren Louise Käehne & May el-Toukhy

PRODUCERS
Caroline Blanco & Christian Potalivo

EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS
Jonas Allen & Peter Bose

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY
Rasmus Videbæk

PRODUCTION DESIGNER
Søren Schwarzberg

COSTUME DESIGNER
Rebecca Richmond

MAKEUP DESIGNER
Fatima Louborg & Sofie de Mylius

EDITOR
Rasmus Stensgaard Madsen

SOUND DESIGNERS
Morten Groth Brandt & Nicolai Linck

MUSIC SUPERVISORS
Mikkel Maltha & Mikael Kærsgaard

STILL PHOTOGRAPHER
Per Arnesen

THE COMPANY

Miso Film was founded in 2004 by the producer team Jonas Allen and Peter Bose, who started their collaboration on the Swedish thriller and crime series BECK and WALLANDER. The company is behind the successful Danish TV-series THOSE WHO KILL, DICTE and 1864. Miso Film is also located in Norway, where they have produced the film series VARG VEUM and the TV-series AQUITTED, and in Sweden, where  the company just finished the second season of MODUS, a TV-series based on Anne Holts crime novels. On the big screen Miso Film has featured with the Danish thriller success THE CANDIDATE as well as co-produced the Norwegian World War II resistance drama MAX MANUS. 
Furthermore, the company is behind the Danish comedy LONG STORY SHORT, the family films IQBAL FAROOQ based on Manu Sareen’s childrens books and latest Ole Bornedal’s box-office hits: SMALL TOWN KILLERS and THE WAY TO MANDALAY. The company is behind Scandinavia’s first original Netflix series THE RAIN and is currently producing the second season of the popular young adult series. Additionally, the company is finishing Christoffer Boe’s mini TV-series WARRIOR, which is set to premiere on TV 2 in the fall of 2018 as well as the last film in the IQBAL franchise.

PEOPLE

LOCATIONS

  • COPENHAGEN
  • STOCKHOLM
  • OSLO