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Original title De ofrivilliga
Form Feature
Average rating 4,01 / 5
Director
Producer
Screenplay
Production country
Production company
Awards
Classification Allowed for all
Dialogue
Swedish release 2008-11-28

Cast

Mia Ericsson
ena dottern

Hanna Lekander
andra dottern

Marcel Amance
filippinskan

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Plot summary

A tragic comedy or comic tragedy about group pressure on the individual. Five separate episodes on everyday disasters.

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Festival contact (feature):

Petter Mattsson
+46 8 665 11 34
petter.mattsson@filminstitutet.se

Theo Tsappos
+46 8 665 11 33
theo.tsappos@filminstitutet.se

Titles

Original title
Swedish release title
International title
Working title

Crew

Director
Screenplay
Producer
Production Manager
Director of Photography
Production Designer
Film Editor
Production Mixer
Advisor
Executive Producer
Legally responsible
Unit Manager
Production Assistant
Casting
Production Accountant
Film Commissioner
Post Production Supervisor
First Assistant Cameraman
Still Photographer
Gaffer
Best Boy
Digital Editing
Digital Grading
Logging
Assistant Production Designer
Costume Designer
Make-up / Hair
Driver
Costume Assistant
Caterer
Assistant Film Editor
Boom Operator
Sound Editor
Foley
Re-recording Mixer
Trainee
Graphic Design
Insurance
Other Crew
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Cast

- 60-årskalaset:
Vilmar Björkman Villmar
Lola Ewerlund Lola
Mia Ericsson ena dottern
Hanna Lekander andra dottern
Simeon Henry Nordius sonen
Marcel Amance filippinskan
Rikard Borg filippinskans man
Leif Ericsson kollega
Margret Andersson kollegans hustru
Staffan Mau argumenterande man
Eva Mau argumenterande kvinna
Thomas Petéus argumenterande man
Guje Palm arguementerande kvinna
- Bussresan:
Maria Lundqvist skådespelerskan
Henrik Vikman busschauffören
Ida Linnertorp guiden
Birgitta Sundberg äldre passagerare
Tommy Bech äldre passagerare
Filip Nilsson arg resenär
Edvin Daal pojke som erkänner
Lars Melin pappan
Mikael Bundsen kille i ungdomsgänget
Wille Lindelöw kille i ungdomsgänget
Niklas Månsson kille i ungdomsgänget
Emil Olsson kille i ungdomsgänget
Jonny Jänsby kille i ungdomsgänget
Anna Karlsson tjej i ungdomsgänget
- Snyggast.se:
Linnéa Cart-Lamy Linnea
Sara Eriksson Sara
Moa Mathiesen kompis 1
Malin Segerblad kompis 2
Kenneth Bodin man på spårvagn
Fanny Askerfors tjej i parken
Jonas Harström kille i parken
Ludwig Palmell kille i parken
Daniel Brandt kille i parken
Lars G Svensson bilägaren
Elisabeth Cart-Lamy mamman
- Skolan:
Cecilia Milocco lärarinnan
Alicia Gustavsson elev vid svarta tavlan
Ulf Lundstedt träslöjdläraren
Axel Hurtig slagen elev
Gunilla Johansson kvinnlig kollega 1
Biggan Hjelt kvinnlig kollega 2
Ylva Nilsson kvinnlig kollega 3
Josef Säterhagen manlig kollega
Per Johansson studierektorn
Birte Niederhaus arg mamma
Elever från Lyrfågelskolan i Trollhättan klassen
- Killgänget:
Leif Edlund Johansson Leffe
Olle Liljas Olle
P.A. Emanuelsson P.-A.
Pär Berg Pär
Jonas Pärlbäck Pärlan
Johan Bylund Bylund
Krister Bårdén Krister
Vera Vitali Vera

Companies

Production Company Plattform Produktion AB
Copyright Plattform Produktion AB 2008
Co-Production Company Sveriges Television AB
Film i Väst AB
Supported by Konstnärsnämnden
Advance allocations Nordisk Film- & TV Fond
Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet 2007-02-15
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) AB Svensk Filmindustri 2008
Distributor in Sweden (DVD) SF Home Entertainment 2009
Laboratory Nordisk Film Post Production AB
Digital Work and Adaptation The Chimney Pot AB
Re-recording Studio Studio 24
Insurance Media Insurance Brokers ApS
Sales The Coproduction Office

Plot summary

A tragic comedy or comic tragedy about group pressure on the individual. Five separate episodes on everyday disasters.

Swedish censorship

Censorship number 145646
Date 2008-06-26
Classification Allowed for all
Notes Aktlängder: 533, 530, 452, 565, 516, 184.


Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.85:1
Sound system Dolby Stereo Spectral Recording
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in metres 2780 meter
Length in minutes 102 min
Reels 6 rullar


Production location

2006 2007
Lilla Edet Sweden

Release dates

Release in Sweden 2008-11-28 Sweden 102 min
Festival showing 2008-05-19 Cannes France 100 min
DVD release 2009-04-08 Sweden
TV showing 2011-05-21 SVT2 Sweden
2014-10-17 SVT2 Sweden
2015-02-21 SVT1 Sweden
Festival showing 2008-11 Stockholm Sweden

Soundtrack listing

Original title Briggens blåögda blonda kapten
Composer Benny Andersson (2001)
Orchestra Benny Anderssons Orkester (2001)


Original title Hani - Get It on Me (Dj Krusty Remix)
Composer Dj Krusty (remix)
Lyrics Hani Alwani
Performed by Hani


Original title The Secret and Rythm Is the Key
Composer Jean-Louis Huhta (2007)
Henrik Rylander (2007)
Joachim Nordwall (2007)
Eric Olofsson (2007)
Lyrics Joachim Nordwall (2007)
Performed by The Skull Defekts (2007)


Awards

Festival Award Palm Springs 2010 (FIPRESCI-priset för årets bästa utländska film/FIPRESCI Award for Best Foreign Language Film of the Year, Palm Springs International Film Festival, USA)
Nominated for the Guldbagge Award Stockholm 2009 Best Picture
Stockholm 2009 Best Director Ruben Östlund
Stockholm 2009 Best Actress in a Leading Role Cecilia Milocco
Stockholm 2009 Best Screenplay Ruben Östlund
Stockholm 2009 Best Screenplay Erik Hemmendorff
Stockholm 2009 Best Cinematography Marius Dybwad Brandrud
Festival Award 2009 (FIPRESCI-award, Miami International Film Festival)
Greta Award (Swedish Association of Film Critics award) Stockholm 2009 (årets film / Greta Award, The Swedish Association of Film Critics, Sverige)
FIPRESCI Mar del Plata 2008 (juryns specialpris/special jury award vid Filmfestivalen i Mar del Plata i Argentina)
Festival Award Milano 2008 (specialomnämnade/special mention vid Milano Film Festival)
Genève 2008 Ruben Östlund (Reflet d'Or vid Cinema-tout-ecran)
Estoril 2008 (juryn specialpris/special jury award vid Estoril Film Festival i Portugal)
Stockholm 2008 (bästa manus/best script vid Stockholms Film Festival)
Stockholm 2008 (publikpriset/ audience award vid Stockholms Film Festival)
Bryssel 2008 (Iris Award, bästa film/best 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 Kopia
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Kopia
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Kopia
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Kopia
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Kopia
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2782


Element type Lågkontrastkopia
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2782


Element type Digitalt negativ
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Tonnegativ
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Holdings Scripts

Script type Dialoglista
Extent 43 s. + 13 s. för- och eftertext samt musiklista.
Language Swedish


Script type Dialoglista
Extent 47 s.
Language English


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title De ofrivilliga. Manus 2007-01-30 av Ruben Östlund för Plattform Produktion.
Extent 65 s.
Language Swedish


Script type Synopsis
Script title De ofrivilliga. Synopsis/Projektbeskrivning/Tillvägagångssätt.
Extent 14 s.
Language Swedish


Holdings Stills

Black and white print -
Colour prints -
Behind the scenes prints -
Slides -
Album No


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program/Promotion material
Language English


Type Program/Promotion material
Language Swedish


Type Program/Promotion material


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