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Title King of Devil's Island [videorecording] / Film Movement, Euforia Film AS, & 4 1/2 Fiksjon AS in co-production with Opus Film, St. Paul Film, & Mact Productions present ; a film by Marius Holst ; producer, Karin Julsrud.

Imprint [Fair Lawn, N.J.] : Film Movement ; Prince Frederick, Md. : Distributed by RB Media, [2011]


Description 1 videodisc (116, 15 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Film Movement series ; year 9, film 12
Film Movement series; year 9, film 12.
Note Based on a story by Lars Saabye Christensen & Mette Marit Bølstad.
Special features include: This month's short film: Bale / dir. Al Mackay.
Originally released as motion picture in 2010.
Cast Stellan Skarsgård, Benjamin Helstad, Kristoffer Joner.
Summary Seventeen-year-old Erling is a rumored murderer and therefore sent to the Bastoy Boys Home correctional facility. Once there he clashes with the island facility's governor who believes manual labor, rigid discipline, and harsh punishment is the only way to turn these boys around. Refusing to accept the constant abuse, Erling leads the boys in a violent uprising that will bring them head to head with no less than the Norwegian Army.
Audience Not rated by the MPAA.
System Details DVD; Dolby surround; region 1.
Language In Norwegian with English subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject Bastøy (Institution) -- Drama.
Juvenile delinquents -- Abuse of -- Drama.
Children -- Institutional care -- Norway -- Drama.
Prison riots -- Norway -- Drama.
Foreign films -- Norway.
Genre/Form Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Added Author Holst, Marius, 1965- Director.
Julsrud, Karin, 1953- Producer.
Skarsgård, Stellan. Actor.
Helstad, Benjamin, 1987- Actor.
Bølstad, Mette M., 1964- Actor.
Film Movement (Firm)
Euforia Film (Firm)
4 1/2 Fiksjon AS.
Opus Films.
St. Paul Film (Firm)
Mact Productions.
Added Title Bale.
ISBN 9781464010668
Music No. DV0060 RB Media

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