Efter brylluppet

Denmark, UK


Jacob Petersen has dedicated his life to helping street children in India. When the orphanage he heads is threatened by closure, he receives an unusual offer. A Danish businessman, J0rgen, offers him a donation of 4 million dollars. There are, however, certain conditions... Not only must Jacob return to Denmark, he must also take part in the wedding of J0rgen's daughter. The wedding proves to be a critical juncture between past and future and catapults Jacob into the most intense dilemma of his life.

Cast & Crew

Directed by: Susanne Bier

Written by: Anders Thomas Jensen

Cinematography: Morten Søborg

Cast: Mads Mikkelsen (Jacon), Rolf Lassgard (Jorgen), Sidse Babett Knudsen (Helene)

Nominations and Awards

  • European Director 2006
  • European Actor 2006
  • Feature Film Selection 2006