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Original title I taket lyser stjärnorna
Form Feature
Average rating 3,47 / 5
Director
Producer
Screenplay
Original work
Production country
Production company
Awards
Classification Allowed for all
Dialogue
Swedish release 2009-01-30

Plot summary

Jenna lives two parallel lives. While experiencing the thrills and sensations of adolescence, her mom is dying. Jenna struggles with finding herself while facing the fear of having...

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

Theo Tsappos
+46 8 665 11 33
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Crew

Director
Screenplay
Producer
Production Manager
Director of Photography
Music
Production Designer
Film Editor
Production Mixer
First Assistant Director
Second Assistant Director
Script Supervisor
Story Editor
Associate Producer
Executive Producer
Production Coordinator
Location Manager
Project Coordinator
Legally responsible
Production Assistant
Runner
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Production Accountant
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Unit Publicist
Marketing
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First Assistant Cameraman
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Gaffer
Best Boy
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Lab Coordinator
Scanner
On-line Editing
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Music Coordinator
Musical Arrangement
Singer
Instrumentalist
Assistant Production Designer
Carpenter
Painter
Propman
Costume Designer
Make-up / Hair
Driver
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Caterer
Assistant Film Editor
Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Editor
Foley
Dialogue Editor
Sound Effects Editor
Re-recording Mixer
Trainee
Legal Advisor
Trailer
Other Crew
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Cast

Josefine Mattsson Jenna
Mika Berndtsdotter Ahlén Ullis
Annika Hallin mamma Liv
Anki Lidén mormor Ingrid
Samuel Haus Sakke
Judith Rindeskog Susanna
Charlie Gustafsson Oscar
Marcus Jansson Henke
Nina Christensen Carro
Tova Johansson Malin
Måns Nathanaelson Per
Johan Hallström Pär
Lena Nilsson Ullis mamma
Rafael Pettersson expedit i klädaffär
Paolo Sappei expedit Jourlivs
Kim Lantz lärare
Christer Fjällström Göran
Deborah Fronko Görans fru
Madeleine Ekman Mat-Madde
Jonas Ohlsson Mat-Jonas

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Plot summary

Jenna lives two parallel lives. While experiencing the thrills and sensations of adolescence, her mom is dying. Jenna struggles with finding herself while facing the fear of having to continue life without her mom.

Swedish censorship

Censorship number 146221
Date 2009-01-15
Classification Allowed for all
Notes Aktlängder: 508, 573, 546, 471, 343.


Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.85:1
Sound system Dolby Stereo Spectral Recording Digital
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in metres 2441 meter
Length in minutes 89 min
Reels 5 rullar


Original work

Original title I taket lyser stjärnorna (Novel)
Author Johanna Thydell


Production location

Trollhättan Sweden 2008-06
Vänersborg Sweden

Release dates

Release in Sweden 2009-01-30 Sweden 89 min
Festival showing 2009-01-25 Roy Göteborg Sweden 86 min
2009-01-26 Draken Göteborg Sweden 86 min
2009-01-27 Pustervik Göteborg Sweden 86 min
2009-01-27 Språkcaféet Göteborg Sweden 86 min
DVD release 2009 Sweden
Festival showing 2010-02-02 Capitol Göteborg Sweden 86 min
TV showing 2011-12-09 SVT1 Sweden
2015-01-12 SVT1 Sweden

Soundtrack listing

Original title Buxbom
Composer Kalle Bäccman


Original title To Fly
Composer Kalle Bäccman


Original title The Further We Get
Composer Kalle Bäccman


Original title To See What It Means
Composer Kalle Bäccman


Original title Adagio
Composer Kalle Bäccman


Original title Dreamteam
By Kalle Bäccman
Malin Dahlström


Original title True
By Kalle Bäccman
Malin Dahlström


Original title Dans la mer
By Kalle Bäccman
Philippe Lassey


Original title Until We Bleed
By Lykke Li
Mikael Karlsson
Andreas Kleerup
Performed by Kleerup
Lykke Li (featuring)


Original title 2006
Composer Annika Norlin
Lyrics Annika Norlin
Performed by Saferide


Original title Konsert, violin, stråkar, continuo, RV 270, E-dur. Sats 2 Adagio
Composer Antonio Vivaldi (före 1742)
Musician Martin Stensson (violin)
Paul Waltman (violin)
Göran Fröst (viola)
Erik Williams (cello)
Maria Frankel-Möller (kontrabas)


Original title Oh Boy
Composer Linda Carlsson (2006)
Lyrics Linda Carlsson (2006)
Performed by Miss Li


Original title Oh Susie
By Björn Håkansson (1979)
Tim Norell (1979)
Performed by Secret Service (1979)


Original title Roll the Credits
By Björn Yttling
Peter Morén
John Eriksson
Performed by Bjorn and John Peter


Original title Didn't We Have Fun
By Malin Dahlström
The Dora Steins
Performed by The Dora Steins


Original title Den blomstertid nu kommer
Lyrics Israel Kolmodin (1694)
Johan Olof Wallin (1819)
Britt G. Hallqvist (1979)


Original title Take On Me
By Pål Waaktaar (1984)
Magne Furuholmen (1984)
Morten Harket (1984)
Performed by A-Ha (1984)


Original title The Building
By Magnus Bergkvist
Mårten Edh
Mathias Lundh Isén
Performed by Looptroop Rockers


Original title Love to the Test
Composer Malin Dahlström
Lyrics Malin Dahlström
Performed by Disdishdance


Original title The Chills
By Björn Yttling
Peter Morén
John Eriksson
Performed by Bjorn and John Peter


Original title Miduni Midunam
By Arash Labaf
Robert Uhlmann
Performed by Arash


Original title The Same Old Song
Composer SHE
Lyrics SHE
Performed by SHE


Awards

The Guldbagge Award Stockholm 2010 Best Director Lisa Siwe
Stockholm 2010 Best Actress in a Supporting Role Anki Lidén
Nominated for the Guldbagge Award Stockholm 2010 Best Actress in a Supporting Role Annika Hallin
Stockholm 2010 Best Picture
Festival Award Toronto 2010 Students Choice Award, SprocketsToronto International Film Festival, Kananda.
Kristiansand 2009 (Don Quijote priset vid Kristiansand Int'l Children's Film Festival, Norge)

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 Duplikatpositiv
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2441


Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Size Less than 850 x 400


Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title I taket lyser stjärnorna. Filmmanus av Linn Gottfridsson efter Johanna Thydells bok. Inspelningsversion 2008-02-26.
Extent 89 s. + 7 s. eftertext.
Language Swedish


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Dialoglista. I taket lyser stjärnorna.
Extent 39 s. + 1 s. musiklista.
Language Swedish


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Glowing stars
Extent 24 s.
Language English


Holdings Stills

Black and white print -
Colour prints -
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Slides -
Album No


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program/Promotion material
Language English


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