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Original title Populärmusik från Vittula
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Director
Producer
Screenplay
Original work
Production country
Production company
Awards
Classification Allowed from age 11
Dialogue
Swedish release 2004-09-24

Cast

Max Enderfors
Matti 15 år

Andreas af Enehielm
Niila 15 år

Niklas Ulfvarson
Matti 7 år

Tommy Vallikari
Niila 7 år

Björn Kjellman
Greger, musikläraren

Göran Forsmark
Birger, Mattis far

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Original title
Co-production title
Swedish release title
Distribution title

Crew

Director
Screenplay
Producer
Line Producer
Director of Photography
Music
Production Designer
Film Editor
Production Mixer
Assistant Director
Advisor
Stunt Coordinator
Script Supervisor
Special Effects
Story Editor
Executive Producer
Associate Producer
Production Coordinator
Location Manager
Legally responsible
Production Assistant
Runner
Casting
Location Scout
Production Accountant
Unit Publicist
Film Commissioner
Post Production Supervisor
First Assistant Cameraman
Second Assistant Cameraman
Still Photographer
Gaffer
Best Boy
Key Grip
Grip Best Boy
Color Timer
Negative Cutter
Lab Coordinator
Scanner
On-line Editing
Digital Editing
Digital Grading
Music Coordinator
Musical Arrangement
Musician
Assistant Production Designer
Carpenter
Painter
Propman
Assistant Property Master
Upholsterer
Costume Designer
Dressmaker
Tailor
Plasterer
Make-up / Hair
Driver
Construction Coordinator
Assistant Costume Designer
Make-up Assistant
Assistant Film Editor
Boom Operator
Sound Editor
Foley
Re-recording Mixer
Trainee
Graphic Design
Translation
Legal Advisor
Insurance
Trailer
Other Crew
Thanks to

Cast

Max Enderfors Matti 15 år
Andreas af Enehielm Niila 15 år
Niklas Ulfvarson Matti 7 år
Tommy Vallikari Niila 7 år
Björn Kjellman Greger, musikläraren
Göran Forsmark Birger, Mattis far
Jarmo Mäkinen Isak, Niilas far
Sten Ljunggren Mattis farfar
Gustav Wiklund Ryssi-Jussi, gårdfarihandlare
Kati Outinen Päivi, Niilas mor
Tarja-Tuulikki Tarsala Niilas farmor
Carina M. Johansson Solveig, Mattis mor
Carla Abrahamsen Maggan 14 år
Ville Kivelä Erkki
Filip Pachuchi Holgeri
Fredrik Hammar Ville
Jussi Lampi skolvaktmästaren
Lisa Lindgren Signe, lärarinnan
Eero Milonoff Johan, Niilas storebror
Kirsti Väänänen Lilith
Lamine Dieng pastor Kambune från Kongo
Lennart Jähkel Einari
Lasse Beischer Matti 40 år
Ona Kamu bruden
Tuula Nyman brudens mor
Panu Vauhkonen Ismo
Jari Hietanen Kauko
Annika Marklund den mörka skönheten
Tord Peterson Knut, jaktlagsledaren
Börje Andersson-Junkka Tawe, prästen
Lena Lövdal syster Felicia, diakonissan
Anna Järvinen Hilma
Rikard Haapala Håkani
Maria Möller finskan
Reijo Johansson Johan 12 år
Hugo Rantatalo rektorn
Magnus Krekula Roffe 9 år
Oskari Heimonen Jarmo 9 år
Johan Hanno Roffe 15 år
Mikael Nilsson Jarmo 15 år
Alf Andersson busschauffören
Erika Björkén Karro
Mia Piipola Anno
Sune Palo potatisodlaren
Maija Kurtti potatisodlarens fru
Hampus Carlbom ena tvillingen
William Carlbom andra tvillingen
Mikael Niemi berättarröst - Sverige
Peter Franzén berättarröst - Finland
Kimmo Rajala stuntman
Lars Hjelm stuntman
Jocke Andersson stuntman

Companies

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 140893
Date 2004-09-02
Classification Allowed from age 11
Original length 2883 meters
Notes Aktlängder: 514, 515, 501, 494, 482, 377.


Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.85:1
Sound system Dolby Digital
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in metres 2883 meter
Length in minutes 105 min
Reels 6 rullar


Original work

Original title Populärmusik från Vittula (Novel)
Author Mikael Niemi


Production location

Sweden 2003-08-18 2003-10-21
Pajala med omgivningar Sweden
Tärendö by Sweden

Release dates

Release in Stockholm 2004-10-01 Filmstaden Heron City Sweden 105 min
2004-10-01 Filmstaden Kista Sweden 105 min
2004-10-01 Filmstaden Sergel Sweden 105 min
2004-10-01 Filmstaden Söder 1 Sweden 105 min
2004-10-01 Fontänen Sweden 105 min
2004-10-01 Park Sweden 105 min
2004-10-01 Saga 1 Sweden 105 min
Release in Sweden 2004-09-24 Arjeplog Sweden 105 min
2004-09-24 Pajala Sweden 105 min (samt ytterligare 48 platser)
TV showing 2006-12-08 Kanal 5 Sweden 101 min
Other showing 2004-10-08 Finland 107 min
2004-10-08 Norway 105 min
2004-11-12 Denmark 105 min
TV showing 2008-06-06 Kanal 5 Sweden 101 min
2008-12-21 Kanal 5 Sweden 101 min
2013-03-10 TV4 Sweden

Soundtrack listing

Original title Vallmusik kring Stångtjärn
Performed by Eva Rune (1995)
Susanne Rosenberg (1995)
Jonny Soling (1995)
Pelle Jakobsson (1995)
Agneta Stolpe (1995)
Anna Aronsson (1995)


Original title Someone To Love Me
Composer Gordon Rees
Ernie Ponticelli
Lyrics Bengt Sundström (svensk text 1971)
Gordon Rees (engelsk text 1971)
Ernie Ponticelli (engelsk text 1971)
Singer Siv-Inger (1971)


Original title Sol och vår
Composer Åke Gerhard (1962)
Ulf Källqvist (1962)
Lyrics Åke Gerhard (1962)
Ulf Källqvist (1962)
Singer Inger Berggren (1962)


Original title Härlig är jorden
Lyrics Bernhard Severin Ingemann (dansk text 1850 - "Dejlig er Jorden")
Cecilia Bååth-Holmberg (svensk text 1884)
Musical Arrangement Jan Yngwe
Singer kör


Original title Rock & Roll Music
Composer Chuck Berry (1957)
Lyrics Chuck Berry (1957)
Singer Ulf Stureson
Max Enderfors (repris)


Original title Satumaa
Composer Unto Mononen (1955)
Lyrics Unto Mononen (1955)


Original title Release Me (and Let Me Love Again)
Composer Eddie Miller (1966)
Dub Williams (1966)
Robert Yount (1966)
Lyrics Eddie Miller (1966)
Dub Williams (1966)
Robert Yount (1966)
Singer Engelbert Humperdinck


Original title Det börjar verkar kärlek, banne mej!
Composer Peter Himmelstrand (1968)
Lyrics Peter Himmelstrand (1968)
Singer Claes-Göran Hederström


Original title Suite española, nr 1. Asturias, Leyenda
Composer Isaac Albéniz (1886)
Musician Mats Bergström (dubbar Björn Kjellmans gitarrspel)


Original title Kuka mitä häh?
Composer Timo Järvinen (1975)
Lyrics Sakari Eerola (1975)
Seppo Jokelainen (1975)
Performed by Sleepy Sleepers (1975)


Original title A Whiter Shade of Pale
Composer Gary Brooker (1967)
Lyrics Keith Reid (1967)
Performed by Ulf Stureson


Original title Vi flytt' int'
Composer Thore Skogman (1970)
Eskil Sjöström (1970)
Lyrics Thore Skogman (1970)
Eskil Sjöström (1970)
Singer Hasse Burman


Original title Emma
Performed by Niila & Co. Matti


Original title Visa från Erkheikki
Lyrics William Snell
Performed by Niila & Co. Matti


Original title Tornedalssången
Lyrics William Snell
Performed by Niila & Co. Matti


Original title Du är den ende
Lyrics Bo Setterlind (1966)
Musical Arrangement Marcus Österdahl (1966)
Singer Lill Lindfors


Original title Born To Be Wild
Composer Mars Bonfire (1968)
Lyrics Mars Bonfire (1968)
Performed by Ulf Stureson


Awards

Blue Star Film Award Göteborg 2005 (årets bästa svenska film)
The Plexi Dragon Award Göteborg 2005 (Tärendö by för bästa inspelningsplats)
Göteborg Johan Wallin (för bästa passare)

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 Polyester
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2872


Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Duplicate positive
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2883


Element type Original picture negative
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Original picture negative
Gauge 16 mm


Element type Original picture negative
Gauge 16 mm


Element type Sound negative
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Sound negative
Gauge 35 mm


Element type SEPMAG
Gauge DTS-skiva


Element type Grading data
Gauge Disc


Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Size Less than 850 x 400


Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Extent 119 s.
Language Swedish


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Svensk dialoglista. Populärmusik från Vittula.
Extent 35 s. + 1 s. för- och eftertext (musiklista ingår).
Language Swedish


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Title: Populärmusik från Vittula
Extent 55 s.
Language English


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Populärmusik från Vittula.Spelfilmsmanus av Erik Norberg efter Mikael Niemis roman med samma namn. Version 01-10-02.
Extent 93 s.
Language Swedish


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Populärmusik från Vittula av Erik Norberg & Mikael Niemi efter Mikael Niemis roman med samma namn. Version 25/5 2001.
Extent 96 s.
Language Swedish


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Populärmusik från Vittula. Filmmanuskript av Erik Norberg efter Mikael Niemis bok med samma namn. Version 3 / 2001-12-05.
Extent 132 s.
Language Swedish


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Populärmusik från Vittula. Spelfilmsmanuskript av Erik Norberg, Geir Hansteen Jörgensen efter Mikael Niemis roman med samma namn. Version 4 / 02-03-04.
Extent 121 s.
Language Swedish


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Populärmusik från Vittula. Ett manus av Erik Norberg & Reza Bagher. Baserad på Mikael Niemis roman med samma namn. Version 5. 2002 12 18.
Extent 122 s.
Language Swedish


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Populärmusik från Vittula ett manus av Reza Bagher & Erik Norberg baserad på Mikael Niemis roman med samma namn. Version 7 2003 05 05.
Extent 120 s.
Language Swedish


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Populärmusik från Vittula. Manus Reza Bagher & Erik Norberg. Baserad på Mikael Niemis roman med samma namn. Version 8. 2003 07 14.
Extent Ca. 120 s.
Language Swedish


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Promotion material
Language Swedish


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