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Salmer fra kjokkenet

Director : Bent Hamer
Production year : 2002
Nationality : Norway
Other country (ies) : Sweden

During the post-war period, a group of Swedish observers from the Home Research Institute completed a study which revealed that the distance travelled on foot during a normal year in the kitchen is equal to that between Sweden and the Republic of Congo, but if the design of a kitchen follows an assembly line layout then one need only walk to Northern Italy. After such success, the institute descends upon a small Norwegian village with its surplus of bachelors to study the kitchen routines of single men. A humorous fable of friendship and the timeless human desire to escape classification.

Salmer fra kjokkenet
Europa Cinemas Label

Release Dates

Country Release date Local title
Spain 2005/05/27 Kitchen stories
Slovak Republic 2005/04/28 Poviedky z kuchyne
Austria 2005/01/06
Finland 2004/11/05 Keittiötarinoita
Estonia 2004/06/02 Köögilood
Czech Republic 2004/03/25 Povidky z kuchyne
Poland 2004/02/20 Historie kuchenne
Denmark 2004/02/13 Salmer fra køkkenet
Hungary 2004/02/12 Dalok a konyhából
Germany 2004/02/05 Kitchen Stories
Belgium 2004/01/28
United Kingdom 2004/01/02 Kitchen stories
Italy 2003/12/19
France 2003/12/17
Greece 2003/09/26 Istories tis kouzinas
Sweden 2003/09/19 Psalmer fran köket
Norway 2003/01/17 Salmer fra kjokkenet
Europe Salmer fra kjokkenet
Brazil Histórias de Cozinha

Circulation of the film in the network until 2017

311 Number of cinemas
29 Number of countries

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