Scene from the film How I Live, as You Wanted to Know
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How I Live, as You Wanted to Know

  • Denmark
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The young filmmaker's grandfather has lived alone since his wife died last year. But now he has met a new woman on the internet. And to persuade her to visit him, his grandson Christian has to help him shoot a small film about what the title promises: what he lives like. For this is something she'd really like to know. The result is a warm, loving and understatedly witty 'home video'. And even if not much is said as we are taken around the house, every small detail is full of the stories of a whole lifetime.


  • Original Title
    Hvordan jeg bor, som du gerne ville vide
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Christian Einshøj
  • Cinematography
    Christian Einshøj
  • Editing
    Sofie Steenberger, Christian Einshøj
  • Sound
    Mira Elisabeth Falk
  • Runtime
    15 min (1-15 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Denmark
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Production
  • Festivals
    • 2014 Hot Docs, Canada
    • 2014 CPH:DOX, Denmark
    • 2014 FF Film Project, Portugal
  • Awards
    • 2014 FF Film Project, Portugal (special mention) is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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