Basic facts


Original title
Swedish release title
Distribution title
Working title


Production Manager
Director of Photography
Art Director
Production Mixer
Screenplay not used
Unit Manager
First Assistant Cameraman
Still Photographer
Musical Arrangement
Orchestra Leader
Assistant Production Designer
Make-up Supervisor
Boom Operator


Tutta Rolf Vera Ivanow
Per Aabel Gregor Ivanow, Veras man, kompositör
Elsa Burnett Monica Falk, operettprimadonna
Ernst Eklund farbror Ludvig, advokat
Anna-Lisa Baude Maria, hembiträde hos Ivanows
Carl-Gunnar Wingård nattportiern
- Ej krediterade:
Wiktor "Kulörten" Andersson Karlsson, betjänt hos Ivanows
Julia Cæsar telefonist
Georg Fernquist Elinder, skräddaren
Stina Sorbon gäst på födelsedagsfesten
Allan Bohlin gäst på födelsedagsfesten
Ulla Sorbon gäst på födelsedagsfesten
Gunnar Sjöberg gäst på födelsedagsfesten
George Fant gäst på födelsedagsfesten
Wiola Brunius gäst på födelsedagsfesten
Eric von Gegerfelt gäst på födelsedagsfesten
Kotti Chave gäst på födelsedagsfesten
Britta Petschler gäst på födelsedagsfesten
Irma Ek gäst på födelsedagsfesten
David Erikson gäst på födelsedagsfesten
Anna-Lisa Hydén gäst på födelsedagsfesten
Eivor Landström hembiträde hos Monica Falk
Olle Sahlin dubbar David Eriksons gitarrspel


Production Company AB Svensk Filmindustri
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) AB Svensk Filmindustri 1939
Laboratory AB Svensk Filmindustris filmlaboratorium
Costume Designer Nordiska Kompaniet

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 59268
Date 1939-03-04
Classification Allowed from age 15
Original length 2165 meters
Notes Granskningskopians aktlängder: 545-650-585-385 - 2165 m - 79 minuter. Kopiornas aktlängder: 542-649-587-386 = 2164 meter - 79 minuter. Aktlängder: 545, 650, 585, 385.

Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.37:1
Sound system Petersen-Poulsen, AGA-Baltic
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in metres 2164 meter
Length in minutes 79 min
Reels 4 rullar

Original work

Original title Ehe in Dosen (Play)
Author Leo Lenz
Ralph Arthur Roberts

Production location

1938-07-11 1938-08-24
Filmstaden Råsunda Sweden (ateljé)

Release dates

Release in Sweden 1939-03-22 Spegeln Stockholm Sweden 79 min
TV showing 1986-08-02 TV1 Sweden 76 min
1991-03-18 Kanal 1 Sweden 76 min
1995-01-04 TV2 Sweden 76 min
1997-10-06 SVT1 Sweden 76 min
2001-04-23 SVT1 Sweden 76 min
First showing 1939-03-22 Spegeln Stockholm Sweden 79 min

Soundtrack listing

Original title Margona
Composer Jules Sylvain (1938)
Lyrics Jokern (1938)

Original title Still ruht der See
Composer Heinrich Pfeil (1879)
Lyrics Heinrich Pfeil (tysk text 1879)

Original title Aj, aj, aj vilken röd liten ros
Composer Jules Sylvain (1938)
Lyrics Gösta Stevens (1938)
Singer Tutta Rolf
kör (födelsedagsgäster)

Original title Gitarrita
Composer Nils "Banjo-Lasse" Larson

Original title Ach, du lieber Augustin

Holdings Film

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Element type Print
Gauge 35 mm

Element type Duplicate positive
Gauge 35 mm

Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100
Tryckeri J. Olsén litogr.anst.
Designed by Olle Hammarsten

Size Less than 850 x 400
Tryckeri Zetterlund & Thelanders boktryckeri AB

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100
Tryckeri J. Olsén litogr.anst.
Designed by Gunnar Håkansson

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100
Tryckeri J. Olsén litogr.anst.
Designed by Gunnar Håkansson

Size More than 850 x 1100
Tryckeri Ljunglöfs
Designed by Eric Rohman

Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Extent 125 s.
Language Swedish

Holdings Stills

Black and white print SET
Behind the scenes prints 4
Album Yes

Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program folio
Language Swedish

Type Promotion material
Language Swedish

Type Program eng
Language Swedish

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