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Original title Fucking Åmål
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Director
Producer
Screenplay
Production country
Production company
Awards
Classification Allowed from age 11
Dialogue
Swedish release 1998-10-23

Related

Lova Hagerfors
+46 8 665 11 20
Lova.hagerfors@filminstitutet.se

Titles

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Co-production title
Swedish release title
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Crew

Director
Screenplay
Producer
Production Manager
Director of Photography
Production Designer
Film Editor
Production Mixer
Script Supervisor
Story Editor
Co-Producer
Associate Producer
Location Manager
Legally responsible
Unit Manager
Production Assistant
Runner
Casting
Production Accountant
Unit Publicist
Film Commissioner
Still Photographer
Assistant Cameraman
Gaffer
Best Boy
Color Timer
Negative Cutter
Optical Printer
Costume Designer
Make-up Supervisor
Assistant Costume Designer
Make-up Assistant
Assistant Film Editor
Sound Assistant
Sound Editor
Re-recording Mixer
Trainee
Legal Advisor
Other Crew
Thanks to

Cast

Alexandra Dahlström Elin
Rebecca Liljeberg Agnes
Erica Carlson Jessica
Mathias Rust Johan Hult
Stefan Hörberg Markus
Josefin Nyberg Viktoria
Ralph Carlsson pappa Olof
Maria Hedborg mamma Karin
Axel Widegren lillebror Oskar
Jill Ung mamma Birgitta
Lisa Skagerstam Camilla
Johanna Larsson Elins kompis
Elinor Johansson Elins kompis
Jessica Melchersson Elins kompis
Lina Svantesson Elins kompis
Daniel Teider Johans lillebror
Nils Björkman Bengtsson
Bo Lyckman mannen i bilen
Per Larsen lärare 1
Kenneth Larsson lärare 2
Karl Strandlind hockeytränare
Peter Teider Markus kompis
Linda Malmqvist tjej som gråter
- Statistroller:
Christer Almar
Michael Andersson
Thérèse Andersson
Rialda Arifovic
Sanella Arifovic
Fredrik Arrelid
Vanessa Babot
Joséphine Bordi
Sandra Boström
Betty Carlsson
Alain Carlstein
Elias Chamoun
Maykel Chamoun
John Oli Dahl-Olsen
Dlawer Dalawe
Michaela Eklund
Elin Fransson
Kim Fransson
Fredrik Gunnarsson
Lina Gustafsson
Susanna Gustafsson
Grazyna Göransson
Peter Hildingsson
Malin Hultgren
Max Hylander
Niklas Johansson
Petra Johansson
Daniel Karlsson
Linda Karlsson
Andreas Kvist
Mårten Lauvall
Jonas Lenberg
Josephine Lewing
Carl-Johan Lext
Jonas Lindell
Robert Lindqvist
Frida Lundby
Jonas Lönn
Anthon Lövek
Rebecka Martikainen
Emma Massey
Andreas Mattson
Daniel Mattson
Modar Mohanna
Elisabet Nilebäck
Mikael Nordman
Martin Nyholm
Petra Nyman
Joakim Olofsson
Kalle Rosborg
Vlora Shabani
Martin Storåsen
Johanna Ström
Patrik Ström
Jonna Sundqvist
Bujar Syla
Linda Syla
Magnus Thell
Gustaf Tångne
Sofia Wennberg
Caroline Johansson

Companies

Production Company Memfis Film AB (i samprod m)
Co-Production Company Zentropa Entertainments ApS
Film i Väst AB
Sveriges Television AB (Göteborg)
Advance allocations Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet 1998
Det Danske Filminstitut
Europeiska Unionen/Europeiska Gemenskapens Strukturfonder
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) Sonet Film AB 1998
Distributor in Sweden (DVD) SF Home Entertainment 2009
PAN Vision AB 2006
Laboratory FilmTeknik AB
Other Company Filmek AB (ljudstudio)
Mainstream ApS (Danmark, ljudstudio)

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 135641
Date 1998-10-08
Classification Allowed from age 11
Original length 2447 meters
Notes Aktlängder: 513-521-520-530-363


Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.85:1
Sound system Dolby Stereo Spectral Recording
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in metres 2447 meter
Length in minutes 89 min


Production location

Trollhättan Sweden

Release dates

Release in Sweden 1998-10-23 Filmstaden 1+11 Göteborg Sweden 89 min
1998-10-23 DownTown 7 Malmö Sweden 89 min
1998-10-23 Filmstaden Sergel 7 Stockholm Sweden 89 min
1998-10-23 Filmstaden Söder 3 Stockholm Sweden 89 min
1998-10-23 Saga 1 Stockholm Sweden 89 min (samt ytterligare 32 platser)
TV showing 2001-02-09 SVT1 Sweden 86 min
2002-12-20 SVT1 Sweden 86 min
DVD release 2009-02-06 Sweden
2006-08-23 Sweden
Festival showing 2014-03-12 Filmsatden 2 Malmö Sweden 89 min BUFF filmfestival, 2014.
TV showing 2015-10-09 SVT2 Sweden
2016-05-07 SVT1 Sweden

Soundtrack listing

Original title Drifter
Composer Henric de la Cour
Yvonne
Performed by Yvonne


Original title Whirlwind
Composer Henrik Berggren
Lyrics Henrik Berggren
Performed by Broder Daniel


Original title No dinero no amor
Composer Betty n' Boop
Lyrics Betty n' Boop
Performed by Betty n' Boop


Original title När vi två blir en
Composer Per Gessle (1980)
Lyrics Per Gessle (1980)
Performed by Gyllene Tider


Original title U Drive Me Crazy
Composer Waldo's People
Performed by Waldo's People


Original title Fantasy Dreamworld
Composer Combayah
Performed by Combayah


Original title Adagio, stråkorkester, g-moll
Composer Tomaso Albinoni
Musical Arrangement Remo Giazotto (ca 1945)
Orchestra Stockholms Kammarensemble
Conductor Jan-Olav Wedin
Instrumentalist Gunilla von Bahr


Original title I Want To Know What Love Is
Composer Mick Jones (1984)
Lyrics Mick Jones (1984)
Performed by Foreigner


Original title Funny Bunny Boy
Singer Evelyn


Original title Danny's Dream
Composer Lars Gullin (1954)
Lars Söderberg (1954)
Performed by Lars Gullin Quartet


Original title I'll Be Gone
Composer Henrik Berggren (1998)
Lyrics Henrik Berggren (1998)
Performed by Broder Daniel


Original title Simplicity
Composer Souls (1996)
Performed by Souls


Original title Underground
Composer Henrik Berggren (1996)
Lyrics Henrik Berggren (1996)
Performed by Broder Daniel


Original title Show Me Love
Composer Max Martin (1997)
Lyrics Robyn (1997)
Singer Robyn


Awards

Festival Award Rotterdam 2000 (MovieZone Award)
Valladolid 2000 (publikpris, Gay & Lesbian FF)
Award of the Swedish Association of Film Critics Göteborg 1999 (årets film 1998)
Prize Stockholm 1999 Lukas Moodysson (TV4:s /Nyhetsmorgons N.P. Sundgrens/ pris Guldsolen)
Festival Award Ghent 1999 (studentjuryns pris)
Valencia 1999 (delat 1:a pris, Luna de Valencia / Golden Moon of Valencia; 1.500.000 ptas, Festival Internacional de Cine de Valencia - Cinema Jove / Valencia International Film Festival Cinema Jove, Spanien)
Valencia 1999
Kiev 1999 (Young Jury Awards Grand Prix (delat)
Kiev 1999 (bästa film; 2.500 USD)
Berlin 1999 (International Gay & Lesbian Teddy Award, Best Feature Film)
Karlovy Vary 1999 (publikpriset)
Karlovy Vary 1999 (juryns pris)
Confédération Int'l des Cinémas d'Art et d'Essai Berlin 1999 (rekommendation)
Fédération Internationale des Ciné-club Karlovy Vary 1999 (Don Quijote Award)
The Kurt Linder Grant Stockholm 1999 (10 000 kr)
Nordic Audience Award (GP & Göteborg Film Festival) Göteborg 1999 (50 000 kr)
Nominated for the Guldbagge Award Stockholm 1999 Best Actor in a Supporting Role Ralph Carlsson
The Guldbagge Award Stockholm 1999 Best Picture
Stockholm 1999 Best Actress in a Leading Role Rebecca Liljeberg
Stockholm 1999 Best Actress in a Leading Role Alexandra Dahlström
Stockholm 1999 Best Screenplay Lukas Moodysson
Stockholm 1999 Best Director Lukas Moodysson
FIPRESCI Kiev 1999
Nöjesguiden Magazine Stockholm Prize Stockholm 1998 Lars Jönsson
Award of the Swedish Association of Film Critics Stockholm 1998 (årets film)

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.

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Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2439


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Element type Duplicate positive
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2447


Element type Original picture negative
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Gauge 16 mm


Element type Sound negative
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Final mix
Gauge 17.5 mm


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Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100
Poster title FUCKING ÅMÅL en film av Lucas Moodysson
Designed by Artwork
Dan Ahlquist


Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100
Poster title FUCKING ÅMÅL en film av Lucas Moodysson
Designed by Artwork
Dan Ahlquist


Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100
Poster title Äntligen på video! FUCKING ÅMÅL en film av Lucas Moodysson
Designed by Artwork
Dan Ahlquist


Size Less than 850 x 400
Poster title FUCKING ÅMÅL en film av Lucas Moodysson
Designed by Artwork
Dan Ahlquist


Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Fucking Åmål. Version 3, 970624. Ett filmmanuskript av Lukas Moodysson.
Extent 92 s. + 1 s. rollista.
Language Swedish


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Fucking Åmål. Version 4, 970812. Ett filmmanuskript av Lukas Moodysson.
Extent 89 s. + 1 s. rollista.
Language Swedish


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Fucking Åmål. Version 9.
Extent 91 s.
Language Swedish


Script type Dialoglista
Extent 43 s.
Language English


Holdings Stills

Colour prints SET
Behind the scenes prints SET
Slides 1
Album No


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Misc.prints
Language German


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Language French


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Type Misc.prints
Language Dutch


Type Program/Promotion material
Language Swedish


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Type Program/Promotion material
Language Swedish


Type Program/Promotion material
Language English


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