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Basic facts

Original title Victoria
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Original work
Production country
Production company
Classification Allowed from age 7
Swedish release 1987-10-09


Michaela Jolin

Stephan Schwartz

Pia Skagermark

Christiane Hörbiger
Victorias mor

Gustaf Kleen
Victorias far

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Original title
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Production Manager
Director of Photography
Production Designer
Film Editor
Production Mixer
Assistant Director
Script Supervisor
Associate Producer
Unit Manager
Production Assistant
Still Photographer
Assistant Cameraman
Key Grip
Color Timer
Negative Cutter
Costume Designer
Make-up Supervisor
Assistant Film Editor
Sound Assistant
Sound Editor
Sound Effects
Re-recording Mixer
Other Crew



Production company Bo Widerberg Film AB
Corona Filmproduktion GmbH
Co-Production Company Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen (ZDF)
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet 1994
AB Svensk Filmindustri
Distributor in Sweden (DVD) Studio S Entertainment 2015
Laboratory AB Film-Labor

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 127094
Date 1987-10-08
Classification Allowed from age 7
Original length 2444 meters
Notes Aktlängder: 532, 504, 355, 400, 483, 170.

Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.66:1
Sound type Sound
Sound system Optical mono
Colour type Colour
Colour system Eastman Color
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in metres 2894 meter
Length in minutes 106 min
Reels 6 rullar

Original work

Original title Victoria (Novel)
Author Knut Hamsun

Production location

(kompletteringar) 1978-01 1978-02
1977-07-04 1977-10
Sofia kyrkogård, Södermalm Stockholm Sweden
Gamla Stan Stockholm Sweden
Mariefred Sweden
Ekebyhovs slott Ekerö Sweden
Torpesta kvarn, Ludgo Nyköping Sweden
Nyköpings Teater Nyköping Sweden
s/s Mariefred Sweden
Engan Sørfold, Nordland Norway

Release dates

Release in Sweden 1987-10-09 Röda Kvarn Stockholm Sweden 89 min
Festival showing 1979-05-19 Cannes France 106 min
First showing 1979-09-14 West Germany 106 min
DVD release 2015-08-17 Sweden (utgiven i samlingen "Widerbergboxen")
Festival showing 1979-05-19 Cannes France

Soundtrack listing

Original title La traviata
Composer Giuseppe Verdi (1853)
Musical Arrangement Cecilia Q. Öhrwall

Holdings Film

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Element type Print
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2435

Element type Print
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2445

Element type Duplicate positive
Gauge 35 mm

Element type Duplicate positive
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm

Element type Original picture negative
Gauge 35 mm

Element type Sound negative
Gauge 35 mm

Element type Sound negative
Gauge 35 mm

Element type Sound negative
Gauge 35 mm

Element type Final mix
Gauge 35 mm

Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100
Poster title VICTORIA a film by Bo Widerberg
Tryckeri Uddeholms Offset

Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Efter Knut Hamsuns roman. Av Bo Widerberg.
Extent 74 s.
Language Swedish

Script type Dialoglista
Script title Victoria
Extent 39 s.
Language Swedish

Holdings Stills

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

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