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92 Ratings

Election Night


Directed by Anders Thomas Jensen
Denmark, 1998
Short, Comedy


On election night we meet Peter, an idealistic young man, who suddenly discovers he has forgotten to vote. On his way to the polls he encounters a variety of taxi drivers, all racist in their way and Peter has to decide whether to stand up for his convictions or getting to the polls on time.

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Election Night Directed by Anders Thomas Jensen

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1999 | Winner: Best Short Film, Live Action

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