Kundskabens træ (1981) AKA Tree of Knowledge

In his fourth feature, Århus loyalist Nils Malmros continues his reminiscing fiction portryals of school days in the 1950s. You follow a class during its final years of grade school. The kids are teenagers, clannish, clownish, sweet and vicious, struggling to make sense of their physical and mental growing pains. The film was shot over two years: the cast literally grew up along with the action.

Director: Nils Malmros.
Stars: Eva Gram Schjoldager, Jan Johansen, Line Arlien-Søborg, Marian Wendelbo, Gitte Iben Andersen, Lone Elliot, Astrid Holm Jensen, Brian Theibel, Bo von Der Lippe, Marin Lysholm Jepsen, Morten Nautrup, Anders Ørgård, Dan Rørmand Brøgger, Lars Spang Kjeldsen, Nicolaj Flensborg. AKA Tree of Knowledge


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  1. Michael
    February 25, 2019

    Many thanks for this wonderful film about growing up. Ending will linger in your mind. Must see

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