9. april 2015

Synopsis:

In the early morning of April 9th 1940 the Danish army is alerted. The Germans have crossed the border; Denmark is at war against Europe's strongest army. In Southern Jutland Danish bicycle- and motorcycle companies are ordered out, to against all odds, hold back the forces until the Danish reinforcements can be mobilized. In the fatal hours, we follow second lieutenant Sand and his bicycle company - they will as the first Danish soldiers meet the enemy in combat on April 9th 1940.

Directed by: Roni Ezra
Written by: Tobias Lindholm
Release date: 2015-03-12
Runtime: 93 minutes
Cast:
Pilou Asbæk
Pilou Asbæk
Sekondløjtnant Sand 
Lars Mikkelsen
Lars Mikkelsen
Oberstløjtnant Hintz 
Gustav Dyekjær Giese
Gustav Dyekjær Giese
Private Andersen 
Martin Greis-Rosenthal
Martin Greis-Rosenthal
Lieutenant Gjermansen 
Joachim Fjelstrup
Joachim Fjelstrup
Sergeant Bundgaard 
Elliott Crosset Hove
Elliott Crosset Hove
Private Lassen