A War

A War (2015)

  • Genre: Drama, War
  • Release Date: 2015-09-10
  • User Rating: 7/10 from 88 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 55min
  • Language: العربية
  • Production Company: AZ Celtic Films
  • Production Country: Denmark
  • Director: Tobias Lindholm
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Company commander Claus Michael Pedersen and his men are stationed in Helmand, Afghanistan. Meanwhile back in Denmark, with a husband at war and three children missing their father, everyday life is a struggle for Claus' wife Maria. During a routine mission, the soldiers are caught in heavy Taliban crossfire. In order to save his men, Claus makes a decision that ultimately sees him return to Denmark accused of a war crime.

A War Trailer

  • Pilou Asbæk

    as Claus Michael Pedersen
  • Tuva Novotny

    as Maria Pedersen
  • Søren Malling

    as Martin R. Olsen
  • Charlotte Munck

    as Lisbeth Danning
  • Dar Salim

    as Najib Bisma
  • Dulfi Al-Jabouri

    as Lutfi Hassan
  • Alex Høgh Andersen

    as Anders
  • Jakob Frølund

    as Terkel Sand
  • Phillip Sem Dambæk

    as Brian Brask
  • Petrine Agger

    as Ulla
  • Martin Tamm Andersen

    as Michael Chidekel
  • Christian 'Krolle' Pedersen

    as Kenneth 'Slagter' Jensen
  • Andre Fog Sorensen

    as Nikolai Jones
Directing Tobias Lindholm Director
Writing Tobias Lindholm Screenplay
Sound Sune Wagner Original Music Composer
Art Thomas Greve Production Design
Costume & Make-Up Louize Nissen Costume Design
Editing Adam Nielsen Editor
Camera Magnus Nordenhof Jønck Director of Photography
Production Rene Ezra Producer
Production Tomas Radoor Producer
Production Tanja Grunwald Casting
Art Burak Yerlikaya Art Direction
Art Emrah Istanbullu Assistant Art Director
Art Firat Uçan Assistant Art Director
Crew Zeynep Yergüz Property Master
Visual Effects Ozan Akman Special Effects Supervisor
Visual Effects Juan Ramón Molina Special Effects Supervisor
Visual Effects Thomas Øhlenschlæger Visual Effects Supervisor
Lighting Aslak Lytthans Gaffer
Camera Andreas Krohn First Assistant Camera
Crew Ian N. Tomkins Second Unit Cinematographer
Sound Morten Green Sound Designer
Sound Oskar Skriver Sound Effects Editor
Crew Jonas Langkilde Sound Recordist
Costume & Make-Up Bjørg Serup Makeup Designer
Crew Paul McGuinness Makeup Effects
Crew Adalet Uzum Armorer
Sound Patricio Pock-Steen Fraile Music Supervisor