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28 Ratings


Directed by Jan Troell
Denmark, Sweden, 1996
Biography, Drama, War


Norwegian Nobel Laureate Knut Hamsun’s controversial support for the Nazi regime during World War II and its consequences for the Hamsun family after the war.

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Hamsun Directed by Jan Troell

Awards & Festivals

Montréal World Film Festival

1996 | Winner: Prize of the Ecumenical Jury

Bodil Awards

1997 | Winner: Best Actor

Valladolid International Film Festival

1996 | Winner: Best Actor

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