The year is 1999. Trond is 67 years old. He has moved to a quiet place in the woods. When fall turns to winter, he’s looking forward to new years eve 2000. Alone. Trond discovers that he has a neighbour. A man he knew the summer of 1948. The summer his father was preparing him for the big betrayal; he was going to vanish from Trond’s life for good. The summer he felt a woman’s touch for the first time. The same woman his father disappeared with.
From director Hans Petter Moland comes the long awaited adaptation of one of Norway’s most successful novels, Per Petterson’s international breakthrough «Out Stealing Horses». The film was selected for the competition program at Berlin International Film Festival this year, where it also won a Silver Bear for «Outstanding artistic achievement».
Out Stealing Horses has it’s Norwegian premiere as Kosmoramas opening film tuesday March 5th at Prinsen Cinema. The cast consists of Stellan Skarsgård, Bjørn Floberg, Tobias Santelmann, Jon Ranes, Pål Sverre Hagen and Danica Curcic among others.