Krigen (A War)

Tobias Lindholm
Denmark
115 min
2016
A War by Tobias Lindholm
Synopsis: 

Company commander Claus Michael Pedersen (Pilou Asbæk) 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 (Tuva Novotny). 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.

Cast: Pilou Asbæk, Tuva Novotny, Dar Salim, Søren Malling, Charlotte Munck, Michael Gade Thomsen, Alex Høgh Andersen, Dulfi Al-Jabouri    
Cinematography by: Magnus Nordenhof Jønck
Film editing: Adam Nielsen
Art director: Burak Yerlikaya 
Producer: René Ezra, Tomas Radoor
Production: Nordisk Film Production A/S
Distribution: StudioCanal, Nordisk Film A/S, StudioCanal Germany, Vertigo Media