Turn Me On, Goddammit!

You'll be gladder to have seen this beguiling little film if you can find it.
-Joe Morgenstern, Wall Street Journal
Jacobsen's clever, compassionate treatment of Alma's romantic predicament involving Artur, her exhibitionist crush, comes from a perspective you virtually never see in American films.
-Sara Stewart, New York Post
"Turn Me On !" est un teen movie nordique rafraîchissant. (...) Une belle surprise.
-Stéphane Canot, Première
La sexualité des adolescentes traitée avec tact et poésie...Vive la Norvège !
-Laurent Pécha, Ecran Large

Synopsis

Small-town teenager Alma has an active imagination and an even more active libido. After an awkward sexual encounter with the school heartthrob turns her into a social pariah, Alma becomes desperate to leave town so she can start afresh.

Theatrical Release Date

Friday, May 18, 2012
Original Languages: Norwegian
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Running Time: 76 min.
Year: 2011

CREDITS

CAST
Helene Bergsholm
Henriette Steenstrup
Malin Bjørhovde
DIRECTED BY
Jannicke Systad Jacobsen

TRAILER


PHOTOS

Left to Right: Artur (Matias Myren) and Alma (Helene Bergsholm). Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Left to Right: Ingrid (Beate Støfring), Alma (Helene Bergsholm) and Sara (Malin Bjørhovde). Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Left to Right: Sara (Malin Bjørhovde), Alma (Helene Bergsholm) and Ingrid (Beate Støfring). Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Left to Right: Alma (Helene Bergsholm), Sara (Malin Bjørhovde) and Ingrid (Beate Støfring).Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Left to Right: Alma (Helene Bergsholm and Artur (Matias Myren). Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Left to Right: Alma (Helene Bergsholm). Courtesy of Mongrel Media.