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Original title Karaokekungen
Form Feature
Average rating 2,13 / 5
Director
Producer
Screenplay
Original work
Production country
Production company
Classification Allowed from age 7
Dialogue
Swedish release 2009-10-30

Plot summary

A road movie about the loss of innocence, a dark comedy about the difference between being loved for who you really are and being loved for what you can deliver. A journey through the...

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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

Crew

Director
Screenplay
Producer
Production Manager
Line Producer
Director of Photography
Music
Production Designer
Film Editor
Production Mixer
First Assistant Director
Script Supervisor
Production Coordinator
Location Manager
Runner
Film Commissioner
First Assistant Cameraman
Still Photographer
Gaffer
Key Grip
Visual Effects
Assistant Production Designer
Propman
Costume Designer
Make-up / Hair

Cast

Companies

Production Company Anagram Produktion AB
Co-Production Company Film i Väst AB
Cinenic Film
Sveriges Television AB
Advance allocations Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet
Filmpool Nord AB
Distributor in Sweden (DVD) Nordisk Film AB 2010
Distributor in Sweden Nordisk Film AB 2009
Laboratory Nordisk Film Post Production AB
Sales TrustNordisk ApS

Plot summary

A road movie about the loss of innocence, a dark comedy about the difference between being loved for who you really are and being loved for what you can deliver. A journey through the difference between the fake and the authentic. And a saga about the magic force in true friendships.

Swedish censorship

Censorship number 147211
Date 2009-10-23
Classification Allowed from age 7
Notes Aktlängder: 465, 530, 547, 436, 385.


Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 2.35:1
Sound system Dolby Digital
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in minutes 85 min


Original work

Original title KaraokeKungen (Short story)
Author Petra Revenue


Release dates

Release in Sweden 2009-10-30 Sweden 86 min
Festival showing 2009-01-25 Draken Göteborg Sweden 85 min
2009-01-28 Draken Göteborg Sweden 85 min
2009-02-01 Roy Göteborg Sweden 85 min
2010-02-01 Roy Göteborg Sweden 85 min
DVD release 2010-05-12 Sweden
TV showing 2014-07-30 SVT2 Sweden
2015-08-25 SVT1 Sweden

Soundtrack listing

Original title Hound Dog
Composer Jerry Leiber (1956)
Mike Stoller (1956)
Lyrics Jerry Leiber (1956)
Mike Stoller (1956)
Performed by Kjell Wilhelmsen


Original title Heartbreak Hotel
Composer Tommy Durden (1956)
Lyrics Mae Boren Axton (1956)
Elvis Presley (1956)
Performed by Kjell Wilhelmsen


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 Duplikatpositiv
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2388


Element type Digitalt negativ
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Tonnegativ
Gauge 35 mm


Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Karaokekungen. Av Petra Revenue.
Extent 94 s.
Language Swedish


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Karaokekungen, Av Petra Revenue.
Extent 96 s.
Language Swedish


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Karaokekungen
Extent 35 s. + 4 s. förtext, musiklista och skådespelarlista,
Language Swedish


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program/Promotion material
Language English


Type Program/Promotion material
Language English


Type Misc.prints
Language Swedish


Type Misc.prints
Language Swedish


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