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"They were worshipped as national saints. Hated as traitors. Their marriage spanned from the worst kind of betrayal to the greatest love..."
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This motion picture tells the tale of a man and his wife, who engaged in activities that were viewed by the outside world as being outrageous and beyond disrespectful. Hamsun, was one of the greatest Norwegians of the 20th century. He was a very well-respected author who had legions of fans. However, the downfall of his career occurred slightly after the brash author came out publicly with his support of the Nazi military. He and his wife had long been supporters of the most violent military in history. The film portrays Hamsun's and his wife's story as they go through the motions of going from a high to an instant low.

Hamsun is an Drama movie that was released in 1997 and has a run time of 2 hr 39 min. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.1.

Hamsun is available to watch free on Kanopy and stream, download on demand at Fandor online. Some platforms allow you to rent Hamsun for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

Not Rated
| 1997 | 2 hr 39 min | 7.1/10
Max von Sydow, Ghita Nørby, Anette Hoff, Gard B. Eidsvold
Jan Troell
Produced By
Erik Crone