PAN (1995)

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Alternative titles

  • TWO GREEN FEATHERS Alternative
  • PAN - TWO GREEN FEATHERS Alternative
  • TO GRØNNE FJOER Alternative

Synopsis

Based on the novel PAN by Knut Hamsun and set in Norway. Glahn, a stranger from the south of Norway, arrives at a small northern settlement on the edge of a forest. He spends his days hunting and fishing, only buying his supplies from the settlement. One day he meets Edvarda, the daughter of a local businessman and their mutual attraction develops into a relationship that is doomed to failure as neither is willing to make the compromise that would be necessary in a stable, viable love affair. Edvarda ends up marrying a German baron and Glahn travels to India where he hunts big game and seeks comfort in alcoholic and sexual excesses. One day he receives a letter containing two green feathers which revives memories of Edvarda.

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