About the film
Release Date: April 17, 2013
|Genres||:||Action, Crime, Drama|
|Production Companies||:||Nordisk Film, Danmarks Radio (DR), Det Danske Filminstitut|
|Producers||:||Rene Ezra, Tomas Radoor|
|Writers||:||Rasmus Heisterberg, Michael Noer|
Nordvest is a gangsterfilm set in the suburbs of Copenhagen. Casper (18), the oldest of 3 siblings, survives life on the streets by committing burglaries for the neighbourhood boss, Jamal. When Casper gets an offer to work for Jamal’s rival Björn, he jumps at the chance for a better life, making his way into a world of drugs and prostitution. As things escalate between Björn and Jamal, Casper finds himself and his family dead center of a conflict, that threatens to destroy them.