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Original title På liv och död
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Director
Screenplay
Production country
Production company
Classification Allowed from age 15
Dialogue
Swedish release 1986-11-21

Cast

Lena Olin
Nadja Melander, journalist

Svante Martin
Stefan Hjelm, läkare

Måns Westfelt
Olle, redaktionssekreterare

Krister Henriksson
Frej, fotograf

Stina Rautelin
Arja, kvinnan med prematurt barn

Ewa Fröling
Kristina, Stefans fru

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Titles

Original title
Swedish release title

Crew

Director
Screenplay
Production Manager
Director of Photography
Music
Production Designer
Film Editor
Production Mixer
Script Supervisor
Executive Producer
Unit Manager
Unit Publicist
First Assistant Cameraman
Gaffer
Key Grip
Color Timer
Carpenter
Painter
Propman
Costume Designer
Dressmaker
Make-up Supervisor
Assistant Costume Designer
Sound Editor
Re-recording Mixer

Cast

Lena Olin Nadja Melander, journalist
Svante Martin Stefan Hjelm, läkare
Måns Westfelt Olle, redaktionssekreterare
Krister Henriksson Frej, fotograf
Stina Rautelin Arja, kvinnan med prematurt barn
Ewa Fröling Kristina, Stefans fru
Sara Key Marta Berglund, nybliven mor som dödar sitt barn
Marian Gräns servitrisen på ölkaféet
Margaretha Byström Gertrud, barnmorska
Johan Hedenberg Peter Berglund, Martas man
Henry Bronett Roman, förlossningsläkare
EwaMaria Björkström Berit
Louise Raeder barnmorskeelev
Anna von Rosen Tove
Cecilia Walton Ingrid
Göran Schauman Johan
Christina Indrenius-Zalewski Jutta
Lilian Johansson "kycklingmamman"
Lena-Pia Bernhardsson Ulla, journalist
Svante Grundberg Leif, journalist
Ulla Steen-Zupanc födande kvinna
Bengt C.W. Carlsson den födande kvinnans man
Jacob Wilton Ricko, 10 år
Eva von Hanno Rickos mamma
Leif Ahrle Rickos styvpappa
Margareta Pettersson kvinnan som föder i bilen
Helge Skoog poliskommissarien
Henric Holmberg bilföderskans man
Gerhard Hoberstorfer fotbollssupportern på ölkaféet
Sten Ardenstam polisinspektör
Irene Lindh Birgitta, journlist
Tintin Anderzon Maria
Mimi Pollak Rickos mormorsmor
Margreth Weivers Rickos mormor
Ann Zacharias ung läkare
Yvonne Lin kvinnlig vakt
Lasse Pöysti sångaren i tunnelbanan
Pedro Hietanen musikanten i tunnelbanan
Arja Saijonmaa sångerskan på stranden i Helsingfors
Marianne Ahrne blond kvinna som kommer ut från fångvårdsanstalten/teaterbesökare
Lilga Kovanko

Companies

Production company Filmfotograferna AB
Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet
Sveriges Television AB TV2
Ariane Filmproduktion
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet 1986
Distributor in Sweden (16 mm) Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet 1994
Distributor in Sweden (Inst. Video) Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet 1994
Laboratory AB Film-Labor
Re-recording Mixer FilmMixarna AB

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 126265
Date 1986-08-04
Classification Allowed from age 15
Original length 2421 meters
Notes Aktlängder: 493-469-536-572-351 m.


Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.66:1
Sound system Dolby Stereo 04
Colour type Colour
Colour system Agfacolor
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in metres 2421 meter
Length in minutes 88 min
Reels 5 rullar


Production location

Stockholm Sweden
Nacka sjukhus
Svenska Dagbladet (tidningsredaktionen)

Release dates

Release in Sweden 1986-11-21 Röda Kvarn Stockholm Sweden 88 min
TV showing 1990-02-05 Kanal 1 Sweden 85 min

Soundtrack listing

Original title Kylmä rakkaus
Composer Erik Lindström
Lyrics Sauvo Puhtila
Lars Huldén (svensk text)
Singer Lasse Pöysti


Original title Ge mig din hand
Composer Ilja Cmiral
Lyrics Marianne Ahrne (fritt efter Edith Södergran)
Singer Arja Saijonmaa


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. For enquiries please contact filmarkivet@filminstitutet.se

Element type Print
Gauge 16 mm


Element type Print
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Print
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2415


Element type Duplicate positive neutral background
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Original picture negative
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Sound negative
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Sound negative
Gauge 16 mm


Element type Intermediate audio recording music
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Final mix
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Final mix
Gauge 16 mm


Element type Video tape digital
Gauge Digital Betacam (PAL)


Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100
Poster title PÅ LIV OCH DÖD


Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Första versionen. Långfilmsmanus av Marianne Ahrne och Bertrand Hurault.
Extent 99 s.
Language Swedish


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Deuxième version. A la vie, à la mort. (Scénario de long-métrage) par Marianne Ahrne et Bertrand Hurault.
Extent 102 s. + 2 s. brev 1984-11-28.
Language French


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Andra versionen. Långfilmsmanus av Marianne Ahrne och Bertrand Hurault.
Extent 101 s.
Language Swedish


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Tredje versionen. Långfilmsmanus av Marianne Ahrne och Bertrand Hurault.
Extent 109 s.
Language Swedish


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Fjärde versionen. Långfilmsmanus av Marianne Ahrne och Bertrand Hurault.
Extent 108 s.
Language Swedish


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Deuxième version. A la vie, à la mort. (Scénario de long-métrage) par Marianne Ahrne et Bertrand Hurault.
Extent 102 s.
Language French


Script type Dialoglista
Extent 33 s. + 1 s. dialoglista trailer 1987-01-13
Language Swedish


Script type Dialoglista
Script title A matter of life and death.
Extent 41 s.
Language English


Script type Dialoglista
Script title A matter of life and death.
Extent 54 s.
Language English


Holdings Stills

Black and white print 12
Colour prints SET
Behind the scenes prints 1
Album No


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Promotion material
Language English


Type Program eng
Language Swedish


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