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Media (1)

Original title Aida
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Original work
Production country
Production company
Classification Allowed from age 11
Swedish release 1987-11-06



Original title
Swedish release title


Production Manager
Director of Photography
Production Designer
Film Editor
Production Mixer
Assistant Director
Script Supervisor
Executive Producer
Production Assistant
First Assistant Cameraman
Still Photographer
Key Grip
Color Timer
Assistant Production Designer
Costume Designer
Make-up / Hair
Make-up Supervisor
Hair Stylist
Assistant Costume Designer
Re-recording Mixer


Margareta Ridderstedt Aida
Niklas Ek Radames
Robert Grundin Radames röst
Ingrid Tobiasson Amneris
Jan van der Schaaf Amonasro
Alf Häggstam Ramfis
Staffan Rydén kungens talesman
Françoise Drapier översteprästinnan
Marianne Myrsten översteprästinnans röst
Lennart Håkansson budbäraren
Thomas Annmo budbärarens röst
Heléne Perback dansare
Kristin Kåge dansare
Ann Lee dansare
Annika Listén dansare
Saeed Hooshidar dansare
Björn Wikström dansare


Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 127161
Date 1988-02-15
Classification Allowed from age 11
Original length 3475 meters
Notes Aktlängder: 489-502-508-532-508-567-369 = 3475 meter (4-perf.)

Censorship number 127161
Date 1987-11-05
Classification Allowed from age 11
Original length 2603 meters
Notes Aktlängder: 489-502-508-532-508-567-369 = 3475 meter (4-perf.)

Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 2.35:1 (Panavision)
Sound system Magnetic stereo
Colour system Eastman Color
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in metres 2603 meter
Length in minutes 95 min
Reels 4 rullar

Original work

Original title Aida (Opera)
Author Antonio Ghislanzoni (libretto)
Composer Giuseppe Verdi

Production location

Lanzarote Spain

Release dates

Release in Sweden 1987-11-06 Folkoperan Stockholm Sweden 95 min (f d Ricardo)
TV showing 1990-04-15 TV2 Sweden 91 min

Soundtrack listing

Original title Aida
Composer Giuseppe Verdi (1871)
Lyrics Antonio Ghislanzoni (italiensk text 1871)
Herbert Sundberg (svensk text 1880)
Conductor Kerstin Nerbe

Holdings Film

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Element type Print
Gauge 35 mm

Element type Print
Gauge 35 mm

Element type Print
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm

Element type Duplicate positive
Gauge 35 mm

Element type Original picture negative neutral background
Gauge 35 mm

Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100
Poster title Verdis AIDA
Tryckeri Uddenholms offset
Designed by Crone & Rettinger

Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Aida. Filmmanus efter Verdis opera [av] Claes Fellbom.
Extent 53 s. Inledning (1 s.) ingår.
Language Svenska

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Aida. Filmmanus [av] Claes Fellbom. Andra utkastet.
Extent 53 s.
Language Svenska

Holdings Stills

Black and white print 15
Colour prints 11
Behind the scenes prints 6
Slides SET
Album No

Holdings Promotion materials

Type Misc.prints
Language Engelska

Type Program/Promotion material

Type Program eng
Language Engelska

Type Misc.prints
Language Svenska

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