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Original title Västkustens hjältar
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Director
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Original work
Production country
Production company
Classification Allowed from age 15
Dialogue
Swedish release 1940-08-12

Cast

Fritiof Billquist
Karl Olsson, skeppare på ''Valen''

Göran Bernhard
Karl Olsson som barn

Mona Mårtenson
Anna Olsson, Karls mor

Ingegerd Resén
Johanna, Karls hustru

Martin Ericsson
Mattias Olsson, Karls bror

Wiktor "Kulörten" Andersson
Olle Klasson, skeppare

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Crew

Director
Screenplay
Director of Photography
Music
Art Director
Production Mixer

Cast

Fritiof Billquist Karl Olsson, skeppare på ''Valen''
Göran Bernhard Karl Olsson som barn
Mona Mårtenson Anna Olsson, Karls mor
Ingegerd Resén Johanna, Karls hustru
Martin Ericsson Mattias Olsson, Karls bror
Wiktor "Kulörten" Andersson Olle Klasson, skeppare
Birgit Tengroth Inger Mattson, Johannas syster
Carl Barcklind Lars Larsson, skeppare på ''Carita''
Greta Almroth Karin Larsson, Lars hustru
Arne Nyberg Torsten, Larssons son
Nils Kihlberg Sven, Torstens bror
Yngve Nordwall Erik Gunnarsson, besättningsman
Joel Carlsson Oskar Lundberg, skeppspojke
Tom Walter Torvald Bergström, besättningsman
Lisa Wirström barnmorska
Sven Bertil Norberg radiotelegrafist/hallåman

Companies

Production Company Nordisk Films Kompagni A/S
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) Svenska AB Nordisk Tonefilm 1940

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 61067
Date 1940-02-13
Classification Allowed from age 15
Original length 2178 meters
Notes Visningskopiorna nedklippta: 250-310-495-515-480 = 2050 meter. Speltid: 75 minuter. Aktlängder: 370, 320, 486, 492, 510.


Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.37:1
Sound system Optical mono
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in metres 2178 meter
Length in minutes 80 min
Reels 5 rullar


Original work

Production location

(sommaren) 1939 1939
ASA ateljéer Lyngby Denmark
Bohuslän Sweden
Kattegatt Sweden

Release dates

Release in Sweden 1940-08-12 Skandia Stockholm Sweden 75 min
First showing 1940-08-12 Skandia Stockholm Sweden 75 min
Other showing 1944-10-16 Köpenhamn Denmark (biografpremiär i Danmark)

Soundtrack listing

Original title Ständchen
Composer Franz Schubert (1826)
Lyrics William Shakespeare (engelsk text ca 1609)
August Wilhelm von Schlegel (tysk översättning)


Original title Havets melodi
Composer Lasse Dahlquist (1939)
Lyrics Nils-Georg (1939)


Original title Båten kommer
Composer Kai Rosenberg (1939)


Original title Vid havet
Composer Kai Rosenberg (1939)


Original title Till hamnen
Composer Kai Rosenberg (1939)


Original title Marcia
Composer Kai Rosenberg (1939)


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.

Element type Print
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Duplicate negative
Gauge 35 mm


Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100
Tryckeri J. Olsén litogr.anst.
Designed by Eric Rohman


Size Less than 850 x 400
Tryckeri J. Olsén litogr.anst.


Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100
Tryckeri J. Olsén litogr.anst.
Designed by Eric Rohman


Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Stormvarning. Filmskådespel av Alice O'Fredericks och Lau junior. Till svenska av Eric Malmberg.
Extent 107 s. rollförteckning (1 s.) ingår.
Language Svenska


Holdings Stills

Black and white print SET
Behind the scenes prints 1
Album Yes


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program/Promotion material


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