Skip to main content

Ten Ties and a Heart

Denmark, 1967 (MIFF 1968, Programme 5)

Director: Henning Ørnbak

The influence of mass media on the young. A girl tries to live as her magazines tell her she should.

Award, Cork Festival; Diploma, Oberhausen Festival; Prize, Helsinki Festival.

See also...

And Who But I Should Be

Joan is a semi-professional go-go girl: people like to watch her and she likes to be watched. Does her dancing express her joie de vivre? Or do we read meanings into her dancing? Into the film? But ... More »

Nathalie

A lyrical impression of the training of a girl gymnast. ... More »

Five Minutes Thrill

A vicious round of forty-one deaths, each one explicitly drawn for the delectation of the spectator. ... Grand Prix, Oberhausen. ... More »

Mafia No!

The film attempts to capture the spirit of Danilo Dolci's undertaking when he led a ninety-mile march across Western Sicily as a protest against poverty, corruption and violence. ... Silver Plaque ... More »

LE DÉPART

In The Departure, Jerzy Skolimowski, director of two previous festival films, Walkover and Barrier, has made his first film outside Poland. It was shot in Brussels with a French-speaking cast, and ... More »

WOLFTRAP

A small town in Moravia is the setting for this psychological drama, based on the novel of the same name by Jarmila Glazarova. A young girl. Jana, is accepted as a ward by her relatives. In the musty ... More »

Select a festival
Search The Film Archive
Browse By Director