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3.1
31 Ratings

Once Upon a Time

Der var engang

Directed by Carl Theodor Dreyer
Denmark, 1922
Drama, Fantasy, Romance

Synopsis

Once Upon a Time, adapted from a national-romantic play by the Danish writer Holger Drachmann, is set in a fairytale past. The jolly old king of the rococo land Illyria lets his beautiful, but capricious, daughter have her way in all things.

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Once Upon a Time Directed by Carl Theodor Dreyer

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