Original Title: Bridgend
Denmark / 2015 / 104 min
Director: Jeppe Rønde
Producer: MICHEL SCHØNNEMANN, MALENE BLENKOV
Production Company: BLENKOV & SCHØNNEMANN PICTURES
Cinematography: MAGNUS NORDENHOF JØNCK
Scriptwriter: JEPPE RØNDE, TORBEN BECH, PETER ASMUSSEN
Editor:  OLIVIER BUGGECOUTTÉ
Music Composer: MONDKOPF
Language: ENGLISH
Main Cast: HANNAH MURRAY, STEVEN WADDINGTON,
JOSH O’CONNOR, ADRIAN RAWLINS,
PATRICIA POTTER, NIA ROBERTS,
ALED THOMAS
Premier: Middle-East



Synopsis
“Bridgend” follows Sara and her dad, Dave as they arrive to a small village in Bridgend County. The village is haunted by suicides amongst its young inhabitants, and Sara falls dangerously in love with one of the teenagers, Jamie while Dave as the town’s new policeman tries to stop the mysterious chain of suicides. The film is an uncompromising story focused on the relationship between vulnerable teenagers and their parents who are left in the dark.


“Birîcind” bi dû Sarayê û babê wê, Deyvî, dikevit dema ew digehin gundekê biçûk ê devera Birîcindê. Ev gund ji ber xwekuştina akinciyên wî yên ciwan nexweş bûye, û Sara jî wekî dînan li sinêleyekê bi navê Ceymî aşiq dibît, dema Deyv wekî nûpolîsê bajarî bizavê dikit vê zincîra xwekuştinê biqedînit. Ev filim çîrokeka aloze ko giringiyê bi têkiliyên navbera sinêleyên birîndar û daybabên wan ên ko serên rêyan lê berze bûne didit.


Director’s Biography
Jeppe Rønde, born in 1973, is one of the most recognized, award-winning Danish filmmakers. Since graduating from the University of Copenhagen in 2002, he has directed short fiction films, feature documentaries and commercials.


Jîpê Ronde, jidayikbûyê sala 1973ê, yek ji navdartirîn derînerên xelatgir ên Danîmarkayî ye. Her ji sala 2002ê ko ew ji zanîngeha Kopinhaginê derbaz bûyî, wî kurtefilmên aşopî, belgefilmên dirêj û berhemên bazirganî derînane.


Filmography
BRIDGEND – fiction feature debut 2015
GIRL IN THE WATER – short fiction film 2013
THE SWENKAS – feature documentary 2004
JERUSALEM MY LOVE – feature documentary 2003
SON – short documentary 2001

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