Table of contents

Other manifestations of this work

Basic facts

Original title L'odeur de la papaye verte
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Production country
Production company
Classification Suitable for all audiences
Swedish release 1993-09-17


Tran Nu Yên-Khê
Mùi, 20 år

Lu Man San
Mùi, 10 år

Show full cast



Original title
Swedish release title
Alternative title
Distribution title


Director of Photography
Production Designer
Film Editor


Tran Nu Yên-Khê Mùi, 20 år
Lu Man San Mùi, 10 år
Truong Thi Lôc modern
Nguyên Anh Hoa gumman Thi
Vuong Hoa Hôi Khuyen
Tran Ngoc Trung fadern
Vantha Talisman Thu
Souvannavong Kéo Trung
Nguyen Van Oanh farbror Thuan
Gérard Neth Tin
Dô Nhat Lam
Vo Thi Hai svärmodern
Nguyen Thi Thanh Tra Mai
Bui Lam Huy läkaren
Nguyen Xuan Thu antikhandlaren


Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 132250
Date 1993-09-10
Classification Suitable for all audiences
Original length 2853 meters

Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.85:1
Sound type Sound
Sound system Dolby Stereo
Colour type Colour
Colour system Eastman Color
Frames per second 24

Release dates

Release in Sweden 1993-09-17 Lilla Kvarn Stockholm Sweden 104 min
1993-09-17 Capitol Gothenburg Sweden 104 min
TV showing 1993-09-17 TV2 Sweden
1998-10-25 SVT1 Sweden
Festival showing 1993-05 Cannes France (Cannes Film Festival)
DVD release 2005-10-26 Sweden

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

Element type Print
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm

Element type Print
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2833

Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100

Holdings Stills

Black and white print 6
Album No

Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program folio

    Contact the editors

    Are you missing some information about the movie or is something on this page incorrect? If so, we would really like to know about it. Write a few lines to us editors and we'll take a look at it.

    What is it about?