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Original title Falsk som vatten
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Director
Producer
Screenplay
Original work
Production country
Production company
Awards
Classification Allowed from age 15
Dialogue
Swedish release 1985-11-08

Cast

Sverre Anker Ousdal
John Hjortfelt, bokförläggare

Malin Ek
Clara Fallgren, poet

Marie Göranzon
Anna Hjortfelt, Johns fru

Stellan Skarsgård
Stig Svensson, Carlas sambo, författare

Lotta Ramel
Fia, sekreterare på förlaget

Örjan Ramberg
Carl Olovsson, bokförläggare, Johns kollega

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Crew

Director
Screenplay
Producer
Line Producer
Production Manager
Director of Photography
Music
Production Designer
Film Editor
Production Mixer
Assistant Director
Script Supervisor
Unit Manager
Production Assistant
Unit Publicist
Still Photographer
Assistant Cameraman
Gaffer
Key Grip
Color Timer
Carpenter
Painter
Propman
Costume Designer
Make-up Supervisor
Construction Coordinator
Assistant Costume Designer
Other Crew

Cast

Sverre Anker Ousdal John Hjortfelt, bokförläggare
Malin Ek Clara Fallgren, poet
Marie Göranzon Anna Hjortfelt, Johns fru
Stellan Skarsgård Stig Svensson, Carlas sambo, författare
Lotta Ramel Fia, sekreterare på förlaget
Örjan Ramberg Carl Olovsson, bokförläggare, Johns kollega
Philip Zandén Jens, Fias man, kamrer på förlaget
Catharina Alinder Tina, Johns och Annas artonåriga dotter
Martin Lindström Lill-John, Johns och Annas son
Magnus Uggla Schüll, närbutiksägare
Folke "Spuling" Lindh grannen
Ing-Marie Carlsson flickan i hotellrummet i Göteborg
Gunilla Olsson Jenny Flod, den nya hyresgästen i Stigs lägenhet
Carl-Olof Alm polisbefälet
Jan Wirén psykläkaren
Carl Kjellgren en polis
Hans Alfredson Claras pappa/radioröst
Carl Magnus von Seth diktuppläsaren vid Bokens Dag i Ystad
Åke Arenhill festdeltagare
Lars Björkman festdeltagare
Suzanne Brøgger festdeltagare
Tage Danielsson festdeltagare
Annika Hagström festdeltagare
Kristina Lugn festdeltagare
Povel Ramel festdeltagare
Niklas Rådström festdeltagare
Nils Petter Sundgren festdeltagare
Jan-Öjvind Swahn festdeltagare
Klas Östergren festdeltagare
Lars Löfgren gäst i restaurangen där John och Clara firar sin förlovning
Bengt-Göran Svensson man

Companies

Production Company FilmTeknik AB
AB Svenska Ord
AB Svensk Filmindustri
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet 1994
AB Svensk Filmindustri 1985
Distributor in Sweden (DVD) SF Home Entertainment 2007
Laboratory FilmTeknik AB

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 125770
Date 1985-10-10
Classification Allowed from age 15
Original length 2803 meters
Notes Aktlängder: 502-583-563-516-639 m. Aktlängder: 502, 583, 563, 515, 639.


Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.66:1
Sound system Dolby Stereo 04
Colour system Fujicolor
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in metres 2803 meter
Length in minutes 102 min
Reels 5 rullar


Original work

Production location

Sweden 1985-03 1985-05
Ambumsgården, Sälshög Tomelilla (ateljé)
Stockholm (exteriörer)
Lidingö (exteriörer)
Skåne (exteriörer)

Release dates

Release in Sweden 1985-11-08 Royal Gävle Sweden 102 min
1985-11-08 Victoria Göteborg Sweden 102 min
1985-11-08 Spegeln Lund Sweden 102 min
1985-11-08 Camera Malmö Sweden 102 min
1985-11-08 Camera Norrköping Sweden 102 min
1985-11-08 Ringside Stockholm Sweden 102 min
1985-11-08 Röda Kvarn Stockholm Sweden 102 min
1985-11-08 Saga Umeå Sweden 102 min
1985-11-08 Aveny 1 Örebro Sweden 102 min
TV showing 1990-12-13 TV4 Sweden 98 min
1991-07-29 TV4 Sweden 98 min
1991-11-30 TV4 Sweden 98 min
1995-11-10 Kanal 1 Sweden 98 min
1999-07-09 SVT1 Sweden 98 min
2001-11-07 SVT1 Sweden 98 min
2004-07-02 TV4 Sweden 98 min
2005-02-05 TV4 Sweden 98 min
2005-03-31 TV4 Sweden 98 min
First showing 1985-11-08 Royal Gävle Sweden 102 min
1985-11-08 Victoria Göteborg Sweden 102 min
1985-11-08 Spegeln Lund Sweden 102 min
1985-11-08 Camera Malmö Sweden 102 min
1985-11-08 Camera Norrköping Sweden 102 min
1985-11-08 Ringside Stockholm Sweden 102 min
1985-11-08 Röda Kvarn Stockholm Sweden 102 min
1985-11-08 Saga Umeå Sweden 102 min
1985-11-08 Aveny 1 Örebro Sweden 102 min
DVD release 2007-11-19 Sweden

Soundtrack listing

Original title Can-can. Ur Orphée aux enfers
Composer Jacques Offenbach (1858)


Original title A Hupfata


Original title Buddy Bolden Blues
Composer Jelly Roll Morton
Buddy Bolden
Lyrics Jelly Roll Morton


Awards

The Guldbagge Award Stockholm 1986 Best Director Hans Alfredson
Stockholm 1986 Best Actress in a Leading Role Malin Ek
The Robert Award (Denmark) Köpenhamn 1986 (bästa utländska film)

Holdings Film

The information given here refers to film material in the Swedish Film Institute’s archive. Access to the archive’s stock is given on request, for research, other film archives and rights’ holders.

Element type Print
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Print
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2710


Element type Print
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Print
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2795


Element type Print
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2429


Element type Duplicate positive
Gauge 35 mm


Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100
Poster title FALSK SOM VATTEN En film om svartsjuka och död av Hans Alfredsson.


Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100
Poster title FALSK SOM VATTEN


Size Less than 850 x 400
Poster title FALSK SOM VATTEN


Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title FALSK SOM VATTEN. En film av om svartsjuka och död av Hans Alfredson. Version 3.
Extent 79 s. + 3 s. miljölista.
Language Svenska


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title FALSK SOM VATTEN. En film om svartsjuka och död av Hans Alfredsson.
Extent 79 s.
Language Svenska


Holdings Stills

Black and white print 15
Colour prints SET
Behind the scenes prints 9
Slides SET
Album Yes


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program/Promotion material


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