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Original title Nybyggarna
Form Feature
Director
Screenplay
Original work
Production country
Production company
Awards
Classification Allowed from age 11
Dialogue
Swedish release 1972-02-26

Cast

Max von Sydow
Karl Oskar Nilsson

Liv Ullmann
Kristina Nilsson, Karl-Oskars hustru

Eddie Axberg
Robert Nilsson, Karl-Oskars bror

Pierre Lindstedt
Arvid Pettersson

Allan Edwall
Danjel Andreasson, Kristinas farbror

Monica Zetterlund
Ulrika, f.d. sockenhora

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Crew

Director
Screenplay
Line Producer
Production Manager
Director of Photography
Music
Art Director
Film Editor
Production Mixer
Script Supervisor
Production Assistant
First Assistant Cameraman
Still Photographer
Gaffer
Key Grip
Color Timer
Propman
Costume Designer
Make-up Supervisor
Hair Stylist
Sound Editor
Sound Effects
Re-recording Mixer
Other Crew

Cast

Max von Sydow Karl Oskar Nilsson
Liv Ullmann Kristina Nilsson, Karl-Oskars hustru
Eddie Axberg Robert Nilsson, Karl-Oskars bror
Pierre Lindstedt Arvid Pettersson
Allan Edwall Danjel Andreasson, Kristinas farbror
Monica Zetterlund Ulrika, f.d. sockenhora
Eva-Lena Zetterlund Elin, Ulrikas dotter
Hans Alfredson Jonas Petter Albrektsson
Agneta Prytz Fina-Kajsa Andersdotter
Halvar Björk Anders Månsson, Fina-Kajsas son
Tom C. Fouts Henry O. Jackson, baptistpastorn
Peter Lindgren Samuel Nöjd
Per Oscarsson Erland Törner, pastor
Oscar Ljung Petrus Olausson
Karin Nordström-Järegård Judit, Petrus hustru
Larry Clementson Walter H. Abbot, handlare
Georg Anaya Mario Vallejos
Bengt Ottekil Fredrik Mattsson
Margita Nyström hora
Elsa Hofgren bordellmamma
Hans Elfvin Sven, Danjels son
Solveig Samzelius Ragnhild, Danjels hustru
Leif Sandberg granne
Ed Carpenter regementsdoktor
Birgitta "Ditte" Martinsson Karl Oskars och Kristinas dotter
Lasse Martinsson Karl Oskars och Kristinas son
Pelle Martinsson Karl Oskars och Kristinas son
Yvonne Oppstedt Karl Oskars och Kristinas dotter
Linn Ullmann Karl Oskars och Kristinas dotter
Frans Oddner Karl Oskars och Kristinas son
Damane Amini indian
Marcello Madrid indian
Medina Fernando indian
Francisco Castillo indian
Jan Palmgren indian
Patrick Sandberg Svens och Ragnhilds son
Catarina Mårtensson Svens och Ragnhilds dotter

Companies

Production Company SF-Produktion AB
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) AB Svensk Filmindustri
Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet 1994
Distributor in Sweden (DVD) SF Home Entertainment 2006
Laboratory FilmTeknik AB

Swedish censorship

Censorship number 110790
Date 1972-02-22
Classification Allowed from age 11


Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.37:1
Sound system Optical mono
Colour system Eastman Color
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in metres 5595 meter
Length in minutes 204 min
Reels 11 rullar


Original work

Original title Invandrarna (Novel)
Author Vilhelm Moberg


Original title Nybyggarna (Novel)
Author Vilhelm Moberg


Original title Sista brevet till Sverige (Novel)
Author Vilhelm Moberg


Production location

1969-02-18 1970-01-14
Filmstaden Råsunda Sweden
Småland Sweden
Skåne Sweden
Vaxholm Sweden
Wisconsin USA
Minnesota USA
Colorado USA

Release dates

Release in Sweden 1972-02-26 Röda Kvarn Stockholm Sweden 205 min
TV showing 1974-12-29 TV1 Sweden
1978-06-20 TV1 Sweden
1983-09-25 TV2 Sweden
1983-12-18 TV2 Sweden
1989-08-14 TV2 Sweden
1998-08-09 SVT1 Sweden 196 min
2004-07-18 SVT2 Sweden 196 min
2006-06-20 SVT1 Sweden 196 min
First showing 1972-02-26 Röda Kvarn Stockholm Sweden 205 min
DVD release 2006-10-11 Sweden
TV showing 2011-07-16 SVT1 Sweden
2011-07-24 SVT1 Sweden
2011-07-30 SVT1 Sweden
2011-08-06 SVT1 Sweden
Festival showing 2016-01-31 Capitol Göteborg Sweden 2014 min

Soundtrack listing

Original title Musik i urval


Awards

Academy Award Nomination Los Angeles 1973 (bästa icke engelskspråkiga film 1972/Best Foreign Language Film 1972)
Bodil (Denmark) Köpenhamn 1973 (bästa europeiska film)
National Board of Review 1973 Liv Ullmann (roll)
National Society of Film Critics 1973 Liv Ullmann (roll)
Chaplin Magazine Award Stockholm 1972 Jan Troell
The Guldbagge Award Stockholm 1972 Best Actress in a Leading Role Monica Zetterlund (för roller i denna film och Äppelkriget)
Stockholm 1972 Best Actor in a Leading Role Eddie Axberg (bästa skådespelare - för roller i båda Utvandrar-filmerna)
The Jussi Award Helsingfors 1972 (årets bästa utländska film)
The Kurt Linder Grant Stockholm 1972 Eddie Axberg (roll)
Prize Stockholm 1972 Pierre Lindstedt (filmpublicisternas förenings stipendium för roller i båda Utvandrarfilmer)
The Swedish Film Institute's Quality Grant Stockholm 1972 (bidrag om 550 891,80 kr)

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
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Kopia
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Kopia
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm
Length 5568


Element type Kopia
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Kopia
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Kopia
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Duplikatpositiv
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Duplikatpositiv
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm
Length 5595


Element type Originalnegativ bild
Gauge 35 mm
Length 5595


Element type Tonnegativ
Gauge 35 mm
Length 5595


Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Size Between 850 x 400 and 850 x 690


Size Less than 850 x 400


Size Between 850 x 400 and 850 x 690


Size Between 850 x 400 and 850 x 690


Size Less than 850 x 400


Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Manuskript: Bengt Forslund [och] Jan Troell.
Extent 115 s.
Language Swedish


Script type Dialoglista
Extent 41 s.
Language English


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Dialoglista. Nybyggarna.
Extent 39 s.
Language Swedish


Holdings Stills

Black and white print SET
Colour prints SET
Behind the scenes prints SET
Slides 17
Album Yes


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program/Promotion material
Language Swedish


Type Promotion material
Language Danish


Type Promotion material
Language Swedish


Type Program/Promotion material
Language English


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