Plot & Details
Danish filmmaker Christoffer Boe makes his feature debut with the psychological romantic drama Reconstruction. Set in Copenhagen during a 24-hour period, narrator August (Krister Henriksson) works on his novel while his wife, Aimee (Maria Bonnevie), has a one-night stand with photographer Alex (Nikolaj Lie Kaas). The next morning, Alex appears to have lost touch with his surroundings as his friends, family, and girlfriend Simone (also played by Bonnevie) treat him like a stranger. Reconstruction won the Camera d'Or at the 2003 Cannes Film Festival.
- MPAA Rating: PG-13
- Genre(s): Drama
- Run Time: 91min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 09/10/2004
- DVD Release Date: 04/12/2005
- Distributor(s): Palm Pictures
- Director(s): Christoffer Boe
- Starring: Nikolaj Lie Kaas , Maria Bonnevie , Krister Henriksson , Nicolas Bro
- Themes: Self-Destructive Romance,Brief Encounters,Dangerous Attraction,Writer's Life
- Tone: Atmospheric,Dreamlike,Moody,Stylized
- Keywords: alternate-reality,extramarital-affair,lover,novel,wife,writer
- Country of Origin: USA - Limited (09-10-2004)
- Language: Danish,Swedish