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Original title Apflickorna
Form Feature
Director
Producer
Screenplay
Production country
Production company
Awards
Classification Allowed from age 7
Swedish release 2011-09-02

Plot summary

She Monkeys is about the art of survival. We follow 15 year old Emma, her seven year old little sister Sara, and Emma’s newfound friend, Cassandra. Emma and Cassandra meet at the...

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Festival contact (feature):

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

Titles

Original title
Swedish release title
International title
English title Swedish Film
Title for Swedish DVD release

Crew

Director
Screenplay
Producer
Line Producer
Director of Photography
Music
Production Designer
Film Editor
Production Mixer
Sound Design
Assistant Director
First Assistant Director
Stunt Coordinator
Script Supervisor
Executive Producer
Location Manager
Unit Manager
Runner
Assistant
Casting
Production Accountant
Film Commissioner
Post Production Supervisor
First Assistant Cameraman
Second Assistant Cameraman
Still Photographer
Gaffer
Best Boy
Color Timer
Lab Coordinator
Scanner
On-line Editing
Digital Grading
Logging
Visual Effects
Propman
Costume Designer
Make-up / Hair
Costume Assistant
Make-up Artist
Caterer
Assistant Film Editor
Boom Operator
Recorder
Sound Editor
Foley
Re-recording Mixer
Graphic Design
Legal Advisor
Insurance
Other Crew

Cast

Mathilda Paradeiser Emma
Linda Molin Cassandra
Isabella Lindqvist Sara
Sergej Merkusjev Ivan
Adam Lundgren Jens
Sigmund Hovind Tobias
Kevin Caicedo Vega Sebastian
Nasrin Pakkho simfröken
Maria Hedborg voltigetränare
Inger Lindberg linförare
Elin Söderquist badvakt
Malin Müller expedit
Rebecka Ahlström Alice, medlem i voltigelaget
Emma Liljeflod Malin, medlem i voltigelaget
Johanna Bergstedt Ida, medlem i voltigelaget
Felicia Greppe Sofia, medlem i voltigelaget
Paulina Nilsson Hanna, medlem i voltigelaget
Johanna Lavner Elin, medlem i voltigelaget

Companies

Production Company Atmo Produktion AB
Copyright Atmo Produktion AB
Co-Production Company Film i Väst AB
Sveriges Television AB
Nordisk Film Post Production AB
Kameraten AB
Advance allocations Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet
Casting Rolands Hörna Casting & Filmproduktion
Distributor in Sweden (DVD) Noble Entertainment AB 2012
Distributor in Sweden Triart Film AB
Laboratory Nordisk Film Post Production AB
Recording Studio Cineast Dub AB
Re-recording Mixer Europa Post Production AB
Caterer Izar Catering
Insurance Försäkringsspecialisterna
Production Accountant Filmekonomi AB
Other Company Auditory

Plot summary

She Monkeys is about the art of survival. We follow 15 year old Emma, her seven year old little sister Sara, and Emma’s newfound friend, Cassandra. Emma and Cassandra meet at the vaulting club and soon develop a symbotic friendship.

Swedish censorship

Censorship number 200135
Date 2011-03-09
Classification Allowed from age 7


Technical specifications

Width 35 mm
Length in minutes 84 min


Production location

Göteborg Sweden

Release dates

Festival showing 2011-01-31 Draken Göteborg Sweden 84 min
2011-02-01 Draken Göteborg Sweden 84 min
2011-02-03 Chalmers Göteborg Sweden 84 min
Release in Sweden 2011-09-02 Sweden
Festival showing 2011-03-16 Spegeln Malmö Sweden 90 min
DVD release 2012-01-11 Sweden
TV showing 2013-09-07 SVT2 Sweden
2014-08-13 SVT2 Sweden

Soundtrack listing

Awards

The Guldbagge Award Stockholm 2012 Best Screenplay Josefine Adolfsson
Stockholm 2012 Best Screenplay Lisa Aschan
Stockholm 2012 Best Sound Andreas Franck
Stockholm 2012 Best Picture
Nominated for the Guldbagge Award 2012 Best Director Lisa Aschan
Special Mention Lissabon 2012 (QueerLisboa 16 Awards, Queer Lisboa Festival de Cinema Gay e Lésbico de Lisboa, Portugal)
Festival Award Toronto 2012 (Bill Sherwood Award for Best First Feature, Inside Out LGBT Film Festival, Kanada)
Dragon Award Göteborg 2011 (34:e Göteborg International Film Festival, Sverige)
FIPRESCI Göteborg 2011 (34:e Göteborg Internationl Film Festival, Sverige)
Festival Award New York 2011 (Best Narrative Feature, World Narrative Competition Section, Tribeca Film Festival, USA)
Bukarest 2011 Linda Wassberg (bästa foto/Best cinematography award, 10 TIFF - Transilvania International Film Festival, Rumänien)

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
Length 2284


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 Polyester
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2520


Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100
Poster title She Monkeys


Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Apflickorna. Av Lisa Aschan & Josefine Adolfsson. 100617.
Extent 86 s.
Language Swedish


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Dialoglista. Apflickorna.
Extent 9 s. + 9 s. för- och eftertext samt musiklista.
Language Swedish


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Apflickorna final 25 en. She-monkeys.
Extent 44 s.
Language English


Holdings Stills

Colour prints 3
Album No


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program/Promotion material
Language English


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