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A movie about the life of Harry Schein and his workings in the Swedish culture primetime. (imdb)
When Erica finds Fjällbacka's photographer Stigge murdered in his studio, she can't help but take interest in the investigation regarding his death. Patrik and his colleagues at the Fjällbacka police soon starts to question whether or not Stigge was the sweet old man he seemed to be. Erica is already ahead of them - since her mother-in-law Kristina has confided in her that she is one among many in the neighborhood that Stigge blackmailed...
Bilder från lekstugan (2009) - Short Film
In the early fifties Ingmar Bergman got himself a cine-camera, a 9.5 mm Bell & Howell, which he often used both privately and in his work. Bilder från lekstugan (Images from the Playground) embark on these films, giving a diverse representation of one of the greatest artists in cinema.
On Set Home Movies (2008) - Short Film
Rare footage from the sets of several Ingmar Bergman movies : Sawdust and Tinsel (1953), The Seventh Seal (1957), Through a Glass Darkly (1961). (SM)
Swedenhielms (2003) - TV Movie
Drama revolves around the family Swedenhielm, an old proud nobility family whose head is the old physics professor Rolf Swedenhielm. His three children also live with him: Bo, Julia and Rolf Jr., as well as the recordable housekeeper Boman. The family is on the verge of bankruptcy and the only hope is that the professor is awarded the Nobel Prize.
We get to follow the ten most celebrated Swedish actresses during one day. This day is special, because one of them turns 40 years old - but it's also a day they won't forget, since this is the day when they will found out which one of them will play Queen Christina in the remake of the Greta Garbo Classic.
HAPPY END is a story about Lukas, a self-absorbed young man adrift who meets Marja, an experienced, older woman. Lukas dreams of becoming a rock star. He escapes the city to his father's holiday flat in Visby, a town on the Baltic island of Gotland. But the flat has been rented out to Marja, an eccentric 69-year-old writer determined to complete her memoirs. (imdb)
Rosornas väg (1999) - Short Film
A love affair between a Swedish nurse and a Russian prisoner of war during World War II. (imdb)
Kajsa Kavat (1989) - Short Film
Kajsa gladly helps her grandmother to sell candy canes at the market square. But one day grandmother suffers from a sore leg. Kajsa has to take care of the candy cane sales all by herself. (imdb)
A long flashback of an author and his relationship to an actress. Existential questions with no answers are raised.
De två saliga (1986) - TV Movie
Viveka and Sune meet in the cathedral of Uppsala and bond over doubts about their faith and the goodness of the world. Choosing to retreat from society, the couple leave themselves no outlet for these doubts, which eventually consume them. (SM)
The story of the charlatan Gustaf Raskenstam life and times during World War II, who for financial gain seduced a large number of women. Notable for the debut performance of ABBA's Agnetha Fältskog in a major screenplay.
A circus clown is imprisoned by the Nazis and goes with Jewish children to their deaths (imdb)
A family drama takes place in a mansion in the late 1800's. Karin and Maria watch over their sister Agnes' sickbed together with the servant Anna... (imdb)
The second half, of Der Kampf um rom 2: Der Verrat (which also clocks in at just over 1.5 hours) was issued in 1969, a year after the first; Four years after that (c. 1973), the two parts of Der Kampf um Rom were edited together, cut down to 94 minutes, and distributed as a single entry in the United States. (allmovie.com)
Cethegus, leader of the Roman nobility, travels to Bizantium and its leader Justinian, in an attempt to raise an army to march on the Goths under Narses. Cethegus would like to set the two sides to war against each other, that his own forces might take control at the outcome. (imdb)
Helena and Sten have been together for some time, but is now starting to drift apart. Helena is expecting a baby. This sets off a chain reaction in their lives and in their circle of friends.
Aristophanes' Lysistrata inspires the contemporary Swedish actresses embodying its characters to end, perhaps, the war of the sexes.
An anthology film, compiling personal short films made by several Swedish directors.
It's a story of fire and play. About women and men. About life and death. About the marvelous legality of coincidences. . It's a story of love. About heavenly and mortal and devilish love. (imdb)
The Swedish movie that caused a sensation! (imdb)
A British agent sets out to uncover the hidden facts behind a British government employee's suicide. (imdb)
A fashion designer goes to meet her past lover.
The selfish wife of a WHO doctor working in Africa stays on after his death and finds happiness working in a hospital. (BFI)
The pretentious critic Cornelius is writing a biography on a famous cellist and to do some research he goes to stay in his house for a few days... (imdb)
Louise (Andersson) is a young Swedish widow, living with her mother and her young son. She meets foreigner Fredrik (Cybulski), and he soon moves into the family apartment. The two become very much involved but the future is uncertain. (imdb)
Three expectant mothers think back over their sex lives. (imdb)
Siska, a gynecologist, meets an engaged man on the subway and the two become acquainted. (imdb)
On an island, Karin, a recently released mentally sick young woman, is spending her vacation with her husband Martin... (imdb)
While four men blow up a safe, a night watchman is accidentally killed. They get away with the loot. Ten years later, the stepson of the dead night watchman receives vital information. (imdb)
Fabian Bom has been sent by the Export Association to promote the Swedish export to Spain. He travels with the navy's cruiser to Barcelona, but his jealous fiancée Gullan has followed him in secrecy to keep an eye on him. In Barcelona the usually strict and virtuous Bom is surrounded by the local women and has a ball. He meets the young and zestful Linnea from Sweden.
Norway : The Haugians Guttorm and Karen are the owners of the free and high-altitude Solbakken manor - in German Sonnenhügel. The joint daughter Synnöv - the only child - is called by the mother Synnöve. The Gutshof Granlinden is situated not far from the Sonnenhügel in the shady valley. His owner Sämund and Ingebjörg have several children together. Their eldest son is called Thorbjörn. Synnöve and Thorbjörn go to the same school, learn together and visit occasionally.
A young criminal is paroled from prison. Although he's got a good job, he is lured into new crimes in the underworld of Stockholm.
Bo, a student, is forced to reexamine his romantic ideals when his parents get divorced.
Two women, a fashion editor nearing her mid-thirties and a model who's just twenty, go to Gothenburg for a photo shoot. Suzanne calls her lover, desperate to see him. Doris, the model, is stopped on the street by an elegant older man who offers to buy her the gown she is eyeing in a boutique window. Later that day, each women meets up with her man, and seduction seems imminent... (imdb)
A small town at the turn of the century. Lawer Fredrik Egerman has an ingénue-wife, Anne, and a grown-up son, Henrik, from an earlier marriage. His wife is still untouched, and instead he meets his former mistress Desiree after her performance at the theatre. They leave the theatre together and Egerman falls in one of the puddles. Desiree takes him to her home and Egerman changes into a night-shirt, owned by count Malcolm, Desirees present lover... (imdb)
A comedy mystery involving the composer and cartoonist Hubert Yrhage, the journalist Gary Lundberg, anticartoon campaigner Lena Lett, the mysterious Jens Myskovich and music publisher Darling Karlsson. Yrhage receives his manuscripts from an 11 year-old whose inspiration comes from the mysterious events at a boarding house where several of the characters stay. (tmdb)
After 15 years of marriage, David and Marianne have grown apart. David has had an affair with a patient... (imdb)
Harry Lund, 19 years old, works at a stock-room for glass and porcelain. In the vicinity works 17 year old Monika at a stock-room for vegetables. Monika is a cheerful and happy young woman and when she sees Harry at a cafe she starts to talk with him. They fall in love with each other... (imdb)
On a gray morning, a circus caravan arrives in the town where Albert the ringmaster's family lives.... (imdb)
A teacher is so hard on his students that he faces a warning by the school principal. In order to at least improve the strained relationship with his own son, he turns to a priest for advice.
An absent minded but inventive shop assistant becomes a motorcycle driver.
Anderssonskans Kalle is the typical 'Söderkis'. It's a boy growing up on Söder in Stockholm and he is very fond of practical jokes. His mother sees him as a good natured boy but his victims, mostly the local policeman and two old crones in the same house, see him as the devil himself. (imdb)