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Tobias Lindholm and Michael Noer • directors

LUX Prize 2010, European Parliament

Interview with the directors of R. After the pre-selection of their film for the European Parliament’s LUX Prize, the directors express their desire to see more European films circulated, also to counter the dominance of American cinema

R [+see also:
trailer
film profile
]
is set in Denmark’s oldest prison. The film’s directors, Tobias Lindholm and Michael Noer, describe their desire to make a prison film and launch into a typically American genre with a European approach.
After the pre-selection of their film for the European Parliament’s LUX Prize, the directors express their desire to see more European films circulated, also to counter the dominance of American cinema.

Watch the other interviews of the Lux Prize 2010:

Constantin Moriatis • producer
Giorgio Gosetti • director of Venice Days
Adriana Solomon • producer
Antonin Svoboda • producer
Marco Morabito • producer
Grégoire de Bailly • producer

R [+see also:
trailer
film profile
]
is set in Denmark’s oldest prison. The film’s directors, Tobias Lindholm and Michael Noer, describe their desire to make a prison film and launch into a typically American genre with a European approach.
After the pre-selection of their film for the European Parliament’s LUX Prize, the directors express their desire to see more European films circulated, also to counter the dominance of American cinema.