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Original title Jätten
Form Feature
Director
Producer
Screenplay
Production country
Production company
Awards
Classification Allowed from age 11
Dialogue
Swedish release 2016-10-14

Plot summary

A film about Rikard, age 30. He is autistic and severely disfigured. He lives in a home for disabled people. He was separated from his mother as a three-year-old, and this continues to...

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Festival contact (feature):

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

Titles

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Swedish release title
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Crew

Director
Screenplay
Producer
Production Manager
Project Coordinator
Director of Photography
Music
Production Designer
Film Editor
Production Mixer
Sound Design
First Assistant Director
Second Assistant Director
Advisor
Stunt Coordinator
Second Unit Director
Script Supervisor
Associate Producer
Executive Producer
Production Coordinator
Location Manager
Coordinator
Legally responsible
Unit Manager
Production Assistant
Runner
Assistant to the Producer
Assistant
Casting
Location Scout
Production Accountant
Film Commissioner
Post Producer
First Assistant Cameraman
Still Photographer
Second Unit Director of Photography
Assistant Cameraman
Gaffer
Color Grading
On-line Editing
Compositor
Digital Imaging Technician (DIT)
Musician
Music Supervisor
Carpenter
Matte painting
Propman
Property Master
Costume Designer
Make-up / Hair
Make-up Supervisor
Construction Coordinator
Costume Assistant
Caterer
Stunt
Assistant Film Editor
Boom Operator
Sound Editor
Foley
Sound Effects Editor
Re-recording Mixer
Trainee
Graphic Design
Legal Advisor
Insurance
Other Crew

Cast

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Plot summary

A film about Rikard, age 30. He is autistic and severely disfigured. He lives in a home for disabled people. He was separated from his mother as a three-year-old, and this continues to torment him today. To deal with life's trials, Rikard escapes into a fantasy world in which he's a 50-metre-tall giant.

Swedish censorship

Censorship number 203977
Date 2016-09-27
Classification Allowed from age 11
Notes Digitalfil.


Technical specifications

Length in minutes 86 min


Release dates

Release in Sweden 2016-10-14 Sweden
Festival showing 2017-02-03 Capitol Göteborg Sweden 86 min

Soundtrack listing

Awards

The Guldbagge Award Stockholm 2017 Best Picture
Stockholm 2017 Best Screenplay Johannes Nyholm
Stockholm 2017 Best Make-up Eva von Bahr
Stockholm 2017 Best Make-up Love Larson
Stockholm 2017 Best Make-up Pia Aleborg
Nominated for the Guldbagge Award Stockholm 2017 Best Original Score Björn Olsson
Stockholm 2017 Best Editing Johannes Nyholm
Stockholm 2017 Best Editing Morten Højbjerg
Stockholm 2017 Best Actor in a Supporting Role Johan Kylén
Greta Award (Swedish Association of Film Critics award) 2017 (Greta Award, The Swedish Association of Film Critics, Sverige)
Special Mention Reykjavik 2016 (Special Mention in the category New Visions, Reykjavik International Film Festival, Island)
Festival Award Warszawa 2016 (Free Spirit Award, Warszaw Film Festival, Polen)
San Sebastián 2016 (jurypris / Special Jury Prize, Festival de San Sebastián, Spanien)

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 Digitalt visningsmaterial
Gauge DCP


Element type Digitalt arkivmaterial
Gauge MAP


Element type Digitalt visningsmaterial
Gauge ProRes


Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Jätten. Ett originalmanus av Johannes Nyholm. Version april 2014.
Extent 94 s.
Language Swedish


Script type Dialoglista
Extent 35 s. + för- och eftertext samt musiklista.
Language Swedish


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Jätten. Ett originalmanus av Johannes Nyholm. Shooting script 22 augusti 2014.
Extent 105 s.
Language Swedish


Script type Dialoglista
Extent 34 s.
Language English


Script type Synopsis
Script title The giant (Jätten). A film by Johannes Nyholm.
Extent 2 s. Regissörens kommentarer och produktionsuppgifter ingår.
Language English


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program/Promotion material
Language Swedish


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