Klatretøsen (English: The Climbing Girl) is a 2002 Danish crime comedy film directed by Hans Fabian Wullenweber. A remake from this Danish blockbuster was made in 2004 with the name Catch That Kid. The film's tagline is "The gutsiest girl since Pippi Longstocking."

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Directed byHans Fabian Wullenweber
Produced byBo Ehrhardt
Lottie Terp Jakobsen
Written byNikolaj Arcel
Erlend Loe
StarringJulie Zangenberg
Stefan Pagels Andersen
Mads Ravn
Anders W. Berthelsen
Distributed byNimbus Film
Release date
2002 (2002)
Running time
90 minutes
Budget~ US$2,200,000

Klatretøsen was produced by Nimbus Film.


Ida, with help from her two best friends Sebastian and Jonas, robs the bank where her mother works, to get the money to save her dying father. During the heist, the kids overcome high-tech security systems, guard dogs, and a nasty head of security to get to a bank vault suspended 100 feet off the ground.


  • Julie Zangenberg as Ida Johansen
  • Stefan Pagels Andersen as Sebastian Klausen
  • Mads Ravn as Jonas Balgaard
  • William Haugaard Petersen as William Johansen
  • Lars Bom as Klaus Johansen - Ida's father
  • Nastja Arcel as Maria Johansen - Ida's mother
  • Anders W. Berthelsen as Henrik - guard
  • Casper Jexlev Fomsgaard as Johnny Klausen
  • Jens Brygmann as Hartmann


The film has been recognised as "a good film for kids" and "all good fun".[1][2] The film won the Starboy award for the best children's film at Oulu International Children's and Youth Film Festival in 2002.[3]


  1. ^ "Catch That Girl (2002) Movie Review". beyondhollwood.com. 2002-07-02. Retrieved 2013-07-17.
  2. ^ "Tribeca '03: Catch That Girl! (review)". flickphilosopher.com. 2003-09-11. Retrieved 2013-07-17.
  3. ^ "Voittajat" [Winners] (in Finnish). Oulu Film Centre. Archived from the original on 2014-10-06. Retrieved 2014-09-30.

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