Waltzing Regitze

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Waltzing Regitze, also known as Memories of a Marriage, (Original title: Dansen med Regitze) is a 1989 Danish drama film directed by Kaspar Rostrup. Based upon a popular Danish novel by Martha Christensen, the film is an unsentimental portrait of the history and changes of a middle-aged couple's marriage, told through flashbacks during a summer party. The film stars Ghita Nørby and Frits Helmuth.

Waltzing Regitze
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Front cover of the Danish DVD for
Waltzing Regitze
Directed byKaspar Rostrup
Produced byLars Kolvig
Written by
Music byFuzzy
CinematographyClaus Loof
Edited byGrete Møldrup
Distributed byNordisk Film
Release date
  • 17 November 1989 (1989-11-17)
Running time
87 minutes

Waltzing Regitze was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.[1] In 1990, it won the Robert Award for Film of the Year and swept the Bodil Awards, winning Best Danish Film as well as all four of acting categories.


Actor Role Notes
Frits Helmuth Karl Aage Mikael Helmuth portrays a young Karl Aage
Ghita Nørby Regitze Rikke Bendsen portrays a young Regitze
Henning Moritzen Børge Michael Moritzen portrays a young Børge
Anne Werner Thomsen Ilse Dorthe Simone Lang portrays a young Ilse
Henning Ditlev Rikard Kim Rømer portrays a young Rikard
Birgit Sadolin Annie Nanna Møller portrays a young Annie
Hans Henrik Clemensen John Peter Zhelder portrays John at 19 years old, while Sylvester Zimsen portrays John at 11–13 years old.
Kirsten Rolffes Regitze's Mother
Birgit Zinn Gloria
Torben Jensen Gloria's Husband
Poul Clemmensen Jonas
Tove Maës Vera
Lise Kamp Dahlerup Vibeke
Sune Kølster Brian
Jane Eggertsen Susan
Asger Bonfils Physician
Else Petersen Neighbour
Bolette Schrøder Funny girl
Anne Fletting Smart girl

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  1. ^ "The 62nd Academy Awards (1990) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 6 September 2015.

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