NOTHING TO LAUGH ABOUT

By Petter Næss

FACTS

Title: NOTHING TO LAUGH ABOUT
Original title: INGENTING Å LE AV
Director: Petter Næss
Cast: Odd-Magnus Williamson, Sara Khorami, Øystein Martinsen
Genre: Dramedy
Duration: 100 min
Language: Norwegian
Country of origin: Norway
Scriptwriter: Odd-Magnus Williamson
Cinematographer: Gaute Gunnari
Editor: Toril Strøm
Production Company: Hummelfilm A/S
Producers: Gudny Hummelvoll, Eleonore Anselme for Hummelfilm, Rikke Enis for REinvent
Production year: 2021
Executive producers: Frederik Nelsson, Anne Lindberg, Paulina Rider Wilhelmsen
Budget EUR: 2.8M
Film status: In post-production

Kasper Berntsen (40) is a successful stand-up comedian. He has everything a man could ask for: his regular gig at the city's top comedy club, his beautiful girlfriend and his fabulous life as a public figure. However, one day everything changes. Kasper is laid off and loses his regular gig, and the same night he gets home, his girlfriend leaves him. To make matters even worse, Kasper is faced with the worst nightmare imaginable when he is called to the doctor to discover that he has incurable cancer. All this on the same day. Nothing To Laugh About is the heartwarming story of Kasper's life coping with a serious illness, and how he gains a newfound self-belief and finds laughter again.

PRESS KIT

Presskit

Stills