NIGHTWATCH (1994) Overview

 

Nightwatch – aka Nattevagten – is a 1994 Danish thriller film directed and written by Ole Bornedal.

The film involves Martin (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) who gets a student job as a night watchman at the Forensic Medicine Institute. When making his rounds he finds he must go to where the deceased people are kept. At the same time, a series of murders occur among women in Copenhagen as well as mysterious and unexplained things happening in the medical department.

Nattevagten-1994.

An American remake of the film, also directed by Bornedal, was released in 1997.