The Charmer

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The Charmer (Charmøren)

Directed by Milad Alami

  • Denmark, Sweden, France 2017; 100 min
  • Original version: Danish, Persian
  • Genre: Drama
    • Fedeora Award - San Sebastián IFF
    • Competition 1-2 Award - Warsaw IFF
    • NDR Film Prize - Nordic Film Days Lübeck

Synopsis

THE CHARMER is an intense psychological drama about Esmail, a young Iranian man who is desperately trying to meet women who can secure his stay in Denmark. As time runs out, he falls in love and his past catches up with him. The film deals with themes of race, class, and the struggle for a better life.

Production

  • GOOD COMPANY FILMS

     

  • GARAGEFILM INTERNATIONAL AB

     

  • VIXENS

     

International Sales

  • ALMA CINEMA

     

Festival Bookings

  • DANISH FILM INSTITUTE

    Lizette Gram Mygind