To see this Wednesday at 10:15 p.m. on Arte.
Released in 2018, the high-tension thriller “The Guilty” takes place within the four walls of a Danish emergency call center. It focuses on the conversation between Officer Asger (Jakob Cedergren) and a kidnapped woman (Jessica Dinnage). But the communication is cut off after a while. For more than an hour, Asger has only a few information and a headset to try to clarify this matter until the final outcome.
On the screen, we only see the policeman! All of the directing and framing of director Gustav Möller is based on the precision of the lead actor. A hell of a challenge for Jakob Cedergren, revelation of the series “Murders in Sandhamn”
“We played everything live. The phone calls were live and the other actors were in the hallway. The game with Jessica was shot at the same time. We had to keep the authenticity and intensity of the action. We also shot chronologically, ”he explains.
This article appeared in Télépro on 4/22/2021