THE INHERITANCE (Per Fly, 2003)

The prize-winning script for this contemporary Scandinavian moral fable is credited to Danish director Per Fly, Kim Leona, Mogens Rukov and Dorte Høeg. However, some will detect two sources here. Arven (The Inheritance) is, like Akira Kurosawa’s 1960 The Bad Sleep Well, a clever transmutation of the most brilliant play ever written, Hamlet—and again, like […]