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Original title Käre John
Form Feature
Director
Screenplay
Original work
Production country
Production company
Awards
Classification Allowed from age 15
Dialogue
Swedish release 1964-11-23

Cast

Jarl Kulle
John Berndtsson, skeppare

Christina Schollin
Anita - Anna, servitris

Helene Nilsson
Helena, hennes dotter

Erik Hell
Yngve Lindgren, kaféägare

Emy Storm
Karin Lindgren, Yngves fru

Morgan Andersson
Raymond, Anitas bror

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Crew

Director
Screenplay
Line Producer
Production Manager
Director of Photography
Music
Art Director
Film Editor
Production Mixer
Script Supervisor
Unit Manager
Camera Operator
Still Photographer
Musical Arrangement
Propman
Costume Designer
Make-up Supervisor
Boom Operator
Re-recording Mixer

Cast

Jarl Kulle John Berndtsson, skeppare
Christina Schollin Anita - Anna, servitris
Helene Nilsson Helena, hennes dotter
Erik Hell Yngve Lindgren, kaféägare
Emy Storm Karin Lindgren, Yngves fru
Morgan Andersson Raymond, Anitas bror
Synnöve Liljebäck Dagny, Raymonds fästmö
Hans Wigren Elon, bästeman
Håkan Serner Erwin, kocken
Bo Wahlström Bosse, besättningsman
Erland Nordenfalk Kurt, besättningsman
Christer Abrahamsen mannen vid jukeboxen
Brita Ericson damen på bussen
Stig Woxther droskchauffören i Malmö

Companies

Production Company Sandrew Film & Teater AB
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) Sandrew Film & Teater AB 1964
Distributor in Sweden (DVD) Sandrew Metronome Distribution Sverige AB 2008
Laboratory AB Film-Labor

Swedish censorship

Censorship number 102571
Date 1964-11-14
Classification Allowed from age 15
Notes Speltid: 111 minuter. Aktlängder: 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0.


Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.66:1
Sound system Optical mono
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in metres 3035 meter
Length in minutes 111 min
Reels 6 rullar


Original work

Original title Käre John (Novel)
Author Olle Länsberg


Production location

1964-06-01 1964-07
Sandrew-Ateljéerna i Filmstaden Råsunda Sweden
Klagshamn, Skåne Sweden
Malmö Sweden
Köpenhamn Denmark

Release dates

TV showing 1992-05-24 TV3 Sweden 106 min
1997-05-10 TV4 Sweden 106 min
1999-08-11 SVT2 Sweden 106 min
2002-01-14 SVT1 Sweden 106 min
2003-01-17 SVT1 Sweden 106 min
DVD release 2008-02-06 Sweden
TV showing 2011-05-02 SVT1 Sweden
Release in Sweden 1964-11-23 Plaza Göteborg Sweden 111 min
1964-11-23 Royal Göteborg Sweden 111 min
1964-11-23 Palladium Malmö Sweden 111 min
1964-11-23 Alcazar Stockholm Sweden 111 min
1964-11-23 Astoria Stockholm Sweden 111 min
First showing 1964-11-23 Plaza Göteborg Sweden 111 min
1964-11-23 Royal Göteborg Sweden 111 min
1964-11-23 Palladium Malmö Sweden 111 min
1964-11-23 Alcazar Stockholm Sweden 111 min
1964-11-23 Astoria Stockholm Sweden 111 min
TV showing 2011-10-03 SVT2 Sweden
2013-07-02 SVT1 Sweden
2015-12-15 SVT1 Sweden

Awards

Academy Award Nomination Santa Monica 1966 (bästa icke engelskspråkiga film 1965/Best Foreign Language Film 1965)
Festival Award Mar del Plata 1965 Christina Schollin (internationella kritikerpriset för hennes roll)
The Swedish Film Institute's Quality Grant Stockholm 1965 (bidrag om 107 912,14 kr)
Minns Ni? (1993) Käre John (1964)
Shortcuts från Sandrews (1999) Käre John (1964)
Dubbel-8 (2000) Käre John (1964)

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 Kopia
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Kopia
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Kopia
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Kopia
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Kopia
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Kopia
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Kopia
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm
Length 3021


Element type Duplikatnegativ
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Duplikatpositiv
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Duplikatpositiv Neutral bakgrund
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Originalnegativ bild
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Originalnegativ bild Neutral bakgrund
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Originalnegativ bild för OP
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm
Length 25


Element type Tonnegativ
Gauge 35 mm


Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100
Poster title KÄRE JOHN! en film av Lars Magnus Lindgren Sandrews
Designed by Bengt Serenander


Size Less than 850 x 400
Poster title KÄRE JOHN! en film av Lars magnus Lindgren Sandrews
Tryckeri Robert E. Petersen offset-bogtryck
Designed by Bengt Serenander


Size Between 850 x 400 and 850 x 690


Size Between 850 x 400 and 850 x 690
Poster title En film av Lars Magnus Lindgren KÄRE JOHN efter Olle Lansbergs roman (+japansk text)


Size Between 850 x 400 and 850 x 690


Size Less than 850 x 400
Poster title Auszüge aus einem Interview mit dem REgisseur Lars Magnus Lindgren LIEBER JOHN


Size Less than 850 x 400
Poster title LIEBER JOHN


Size More than 850 x 1100
Poster title LIEBER JOHN atlas film präsentiert einen neuen schwedischen Film mit ...
Tryckeri L. Sceer + Co.


Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100
Poster title ADORADO JOHN Una pelicula de Lars Magnus Lindgren


Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100
Poster title El avasallador éxito del cine Sueco en el mercado mundial! "ADORADO JOHN"
Tryckeri SA Grafica Alonso


Size Between 850 x 400 and 850 x 690
Poster title KÆRE JOHN!
Tryckeri Parrot Litho A/S
Designed by [?] Stevenov


Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Käre John.
Extent 185 s. Personlista (1 s.) ingår.
Language Swedish


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Svensk dialoglista Käre John. 18.11.1964.
Extent 75 s.
Language Swedish


Script type Kringmaterial


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Fottextlista till Käre John.
Extent 24 s.
Language English


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Dialoglista till trailer för Käre John.
Extent 4 s.
Language Swedish


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Dear John (käre John). A film by Lars-Magnus Lindgren. After a novel by Olle Länsberg. English subtitles. Jan. 66.
Extent 34 s.
Language English


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Dear John. English dialogue list.
Extent 42 s.
Language English


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Engelsk fottextlista till trailer Käre John. (English subtitles trailer Dear John).
Extent 1 s.
Language English


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Dear John.
Extent 54 s.
Language French


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Adorado John. 25/3 -65.
Extent 10 s.
Language Spanish


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Querido John.
Extent 24 s.
Language Spanish


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Dialogliste zum Vorspann Film Käre John.
Extent 2 s.
Language German


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Lieber John (Käre John). Deutsche Dialogliste.
Extent 35 s.
Language German


Holdings Stills

Black and white print SET
Behind the scenes prints 2
Album No


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program/Promotion material
Language German


Type Program/Promotion material
Language Japanese


Type Program/Promotion material
Language French


Type Program/Promotion material
Language Swedish


Type Program/Promotion material
Language German


Type Program/Promotion material
Language English


Type Program/Promotion material
Language Danish


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