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  • 06:00
    PELLE THE CONQUEROR
  • 08:25
    SAIMIR
  • 09:55
    Hotch Potch
  • 11:25
    Persian Carpet
  • 13:25
    Old and New
  • 15:25
    Battleship Potemkin
  • 16:40
    Exterminating Angel, The
    Masters of Cinema
  • 18:10
    Children, The
  • 19:35
    Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, The
  • 21:00
    SOMEBODY UP THERE LIKES ME
  • 22:05
    Drunken Angel
  • 23:40
    SKY TOO FAR TO SEE, A
  • 01:20
    LOVE SICK
  • 02:45
    WALLACE LINE
  • 04:10
    Truth and Lies

PELLE THE CONQUEROR

year: 1987
director: Bille August
cast: Pelle Hvenegaard, Max von Sydow, Erik Paaske

The end of the 19th century. A boat filled with Swedish emigrants comes to the Danish island of Bornholm. Among them are Lasse and his son Pelle who move to Denmark to find work. They find employment at a large farm, but are treated as the lowest form of life. Pelle starts to speak Danish but is still harassed as a foreigner. But none of them wants to give up their dream of finding a better life than the life they left in Sweden.