Smilla's Sense of Snow (1997) movie
Smilla's Sense of Snow (1997) movie

Smilla's Sense of Snow 1997

GENRES: action, drama, sci-fi, thriller, crime, mystery SUBGENRES: psychological thriller
DIRECTOR: Bille August STARRING: Julia Ormond, Ona Fletcher, Agga Olsen
AWARDS: 1 nomination COUNTRY: Denmark, Germany, Sweden RUNTIME: 121 minutes RATED: R
Based on Peter Hoeg's bestseller, this film is set in snowy Copenhagen where a small boy is found dead after he fell off a roof. Smilla Jasperson, a close friend who lives in the same house...


Some Tracks Should Never Be Uncovered.

Smilla Jaspersen, half Danish, half Greenlander, attempts to understand the death of a small boy who falls from the roof of her apartment building. Suspecting wrongdoing, Smilla uncovers a trail of clues leading towards a secretive corporation that has made several mysterious expeditions to Greenland. Scenes from the film were shot in Copenhagen and western Greenland. The film was entered into the 47th Berlin International Film Festival, where director Bille August was nominated for the Golden Bear.

Movie data

1 nomination

121 minutes
Denmark, Germany, Sweden

Starring of Smilla's Sense of Snow

Julia Ormond, Ona Fletcher, Agga Olsen


Psychological Thriller

profanity, questionable for children, violence

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