A Hijacking (Kapringen)
Showings
Milliken AuditoriumWed, Jul 31, 2013 6:00 PM
Sponsored by The Brothers Steven & Alan In Honor of Florence & Alaric Westerholm
Stand By Line Only  
 
Bijou by the BayThu, Aug 1, 2013 9:00 PM
Sponsored by EPS Security
Not Available  
 
Film Info
Section:Foreign
Release Year:2012
Runtime:99 min.
Type of Film:Feature Narrative
Rating:R
Production Country:Denmark
Original Language:Danish
Swedish
English
Subtitles:English
Web Site:http://www.magpictures.com/ahijacking/
Cast/Crew Info
Cast:Johan Philip Asbæk
Søren Malling
Dar Salim
Director:Tobias Lindholm
Produced by:Rene Ezra
Tomas Radoor
Screenwriter:Tobias Lindholm
Cinematography:Magnus Nordenhof Jønck
Editing By:Adam Nielsen
Music By:Hildur Guðnadóttir
Description
The Danish cargo freighter MV Rozen is on a course for Mumbai when a band of Somali pirates appear and commandeer the vessel, holding the crew and ship hostage for a ransom of $25 million. News of the ship’s capture reaches the shipping company’s CEO, who rashly decides that his business acumen makes him the best candidate to take the lead in the negotiations. As the ransom talks wear on for months on end, with the crew’s lives and millions of dollars hanging in the balance, who will be the first to break under pressure? Without resorting to traditional action set pieces, this gritty and authentic modern thriller is an intense and absorbing drama that will keep you riveted until the very end.
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