The Island on Bird Street (film)

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The Island on Bird Street
Directed by Søren Kragh-Jacobsen
Produced by Rudy Cohen
Tivi Magnusson
Written by John Goldsmith
Tony Grisoni
Based on The Island on Bird Street
by Uri Orlev
Starring Jordan Kiziuk
Music by Zbigniew Preisner
Cinematography Ian Wilson
Release date
  • February 1997 (1997-02)
Running time
107 minutes
Country Denmark
Language English

The Island on Bird Street (Danish: Øen i Fuglegaden) is a 1997 Danish produced drama film directed by Søren Kragh-Jacobsen. It is based on the novel The Island on Bird Street.



It was entered into the 47th Berlin International Film Festival. Zbigniew Preisner won the Silver Bear for an outstanding single achievement and Jordan Kiziuk won an Honourable Mention.[1]


  1. ^ "Berlinale: 1997 Prize Winners". Retrieved 8 January 2012. 

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