Eight Tramps


Eight Tramps is a mockumentary, flirting with the gangster/comedy genre. Playing all parts behind and in front of the camera are street people. This is their film. People of the streets are affiliated with the Salvation Army´s program fighting addictions. A professional film team has followed the process of making this film with director Hallvard Bræin at the helm.


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The filmen is produced by Cylinder Production AS. Producer Gaute Lid Larssen. The project is a collaboration with The Salvation Army.


EIGHT TRAMPS: Those who doubt must believe again, and those who hesitate are lost.

FORMAT: HD 16:9, 1080i (HDTV)

SOUND: Dolby 5.1

LENGTH: 46’30’

SUBTITLES: Norwegian

GENRE: Fiction (Mockumentary)

ORIGINAL TITLE: Åtte Lasaroner



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Eight Tramps follows in the footsteps of “Streetwise Gynt” (screened on NRK 2008). Both projects focuses on the resourcefulness of people who seldom are heard. Eight amateurs and a professional film team worked together to make the film happen. A working relationship where the process was as important as the result. 


Eight Tramps screened on NRK (Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation), September 2015.



Trailer available on VIMEO.

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Film available on VIMEO.

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Film available on VIMEO.