Applaus

Applaus Applause

When the critically acclaimed, tough and aging actress Thea Barfoed ends her rehab, she confronts a hard choice. During her heavy drinking period she divorced and lost custody of her two boys. Now she wants them to be a part of her life again. Christian, her ex husband, is quickly softened by her tough manipulative but charming figure and agrees. She has to prove to herself and to him that she is worth the try. But the hard life on stage and the ghosts of the past slowly come knocking on her door. Thea is forced to face her inner voices. She is bound to give in to her faith, and make the choice.

Written by Anders August and Martin Zandvliet. Directed by Martin Zandvliet.

Awards

Shortlisted for LovelyBooks Leserpreis, Shortlisted for the Storytel Awards See full list
EDA Awards Nominee (Best Non-English Language Film) 2011
Bodil Awards Nominee (Best Film) Denmark 2010
Robert Awards Nominee (Best Film) Denmark 2010
Ghent International Film Festival Nominee (Best Film) Belgium 2009
Zurich Film Festival Nominee (Best International Feature Film) Switzerland 2009
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Author
Photo: Miriam Dalsgård Anders August
Published
2009
Genre
  • Drama

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