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Wildland review - Danish crime drama with the makings of a big hit

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

When 17-year-old Ida goes to live with her aunt and cousins, she quickly becomes embroiled in a ruthless family Danish film-maker Jeanette Nordahl has served her time as a second-unit director on TV's Borgen. Now, presenting her debut feature at Berlin, she gives us an insidiously horrible and thrilling Scandi noir of her own - written by Ingeborg Topsøe. It exerts a nasty grip (the original Danish title is Kød & Blod, or flesh and blood). After her addict mum accidentally kills herself in a car accident, the impassive 17-year-old Ida (a cracking performance from Sandra Guldberg Kampp) is...
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