O' Horten

  • 2007
  • Norway / Germany / France
  • 1h 29min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Bent Hamer
  • Written by: Bent Hamer
  • Cast: Bård Owe, Espen Skjønberg, Ghita Nørby, Henny Moan
  • Language: Norwegian
  • Website: www.sonyclassics.com/ohorten

Odd Horten (Owe) is about to retire. But when a series of bizarre unexpected events force O'Horten to break his routine, he finds himself on a physical and mental journey of realisation and change. A delightful investigation of maturity, loneliness and the inherent freedoms of breaking with routine.

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30 Apr 20094 stars

DRAMA/COMEDY Maturity, loneliness and the inherent freedoms of breaking with routine are investigated in delightful sixth feature from the gifted Norwegian filmmaker of Kitchen Stories and Factotum. Odd Horten (Baard Owe) is about to retire. After 40…

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