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Original title Gycklarnas afton : Ett skillingtryck på film av Ingmar Bergman
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Director
Screenplay
Production country
Production company
Awards
Classification Allowed from age 15
Dialogue
Swedish release 1953-09-14

Cast

Åke Grönberg
Albert Johansson, direktör för Cirkus Alberti

Harriet Andersson
Anne, cirkusryttarinna, Alberts älskarinna

Hasse Ekman
Frans, teaterskådespelare

Anders Ek
Teodor Frost, vit clown

Gudrun Brost
Alma Frost, Teodors fru

Annika Tretow
Agda, innehavarinna av tobaksaffär, Alberts fru

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Titles

Original title
Swedish release title
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Crew

Director
Screenplay
Line Producer
Director of Photography
Music
Art Director
Film Editor
Production Mixer
Technical Advisor
Script Supervisor
Unit Manager
First Assistant Cameraman
Still Photographer
Musical Arrangement
Costume Designer
Make-up Supervisor
Boom Operator
Re-recording Mixer
Titles

Cast

Åke Grönberg Albert Johansson, direktör för Cirkus Alberti
Harriet Andersson Anne, cirkusryttarinna, Alberts älskarinna
Hasse Ekman Frans, teaterskådespelare
Anders Ek Teodor Frost, vit clown
Gudrun Brost Alma Frost, Teodors fru
Annika Tretow Agda, innehavarinna av tobaksaffär, Alberts fru
Erik Strandmark Jens, clown och cirkusmedhjälpare
Gunnar Björnstrand Sjuberg, teaterdirektör
Curt Löwgren Blom, inspicient på Sjubergs teater
Kiki cirkusdvärg
- Ej krediterade:
Åke Fridell artilleriofficer
Majken Torkeli Ekbergskan, medlem av cirkusorkestern
Vanje Hedberg Ekbergskans son, orkestermedlem
Hanny Schedin tant Asta, cirkusartist
Göran Lundqvist Alberts och Agdas äldste son
Mats Hådell Lill-Albert, Alberts och Agdas yngste son
Eric Gustafson polis
Michael Fant Vackra Anton, programutropare
Julie Bernby lindanserska
Conrad Gyllenhammar Fager, cirkusartist
Mona Sylwan fru Fager, cirkusartist
Naemi Briese fru Meijer, cirkusartist
Lissi Alandh teaterskådespelerska
Karl-Axel Forssberg teaterskådespelare
Olav Riégo teaterskådespelare
John Starck teaterskådespelare
Erna Groth teaterskådespelerska
Agda Helin teaterskådespelerska
Sigvard Törnqvist Meijer, cirkusartist
John W. Björling onkel Greven, cirkusartist
Gunborg Larsson fru Tanti, cirkusartist
Gunnar Lindberg poliskonstapel

Companies

Production Company AB Sandrew-Produktion
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) AB Sandrew-Bauman Film 1953
Distributor in Sweden (DCP) Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet 2017
Distributor in Sweden (DVD) Sandrew Film AB 2008
Laboratory AB Film-Labor

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 82807
Date 1953-09-01
Classification Allowed from age 15
Original length 2545 meters
Censored length 2520 meters
Notes Granskningskopians aktlängder: 590-425-530-545-435 = 2545 m - 93 minuter. Censurklipp i akt 5: Avsnitt ur slagsmålet (blod rinnande ur Alberts mun) samt avsnitt av Alberts självmordshot (revolvern i buken och i munnen) (totalt 25 meter). Producenten förlängde filmen med 20 meter i akt 5, vilket godkändes av biografbyrån 14 september 1953. Kopiornas aktlängder: 590-425-530-545-430 = 2520 meter - 92 minuter. Aktlängder: 590, 425, 530, 545, 435.


Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.37:1
Sound system Intensity sound
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in metres 2520 meter
Length in minutes 92 min
Reels 5 rullar


Production location

(start: slutet av februari, slut: början av juni) 1953-02 1953-06
AB Sandrew-Ateljéerna Stockholm Sweden
Gävle Teater Gävle Sweden
Arilds Nabb Höganäs Sweden
Ystad Sweden

Release dates

Release in Sweden 1953-09-14 Grand Stockholm Sweden 92 min
TV showing 1978-09-05 TV2 Sweden 89 min
1998-06-07 SVT1 Sweden 89 min
2003-06-29 SVT2 Sweden 89 min
2004-05-10 SVT1 Sweden 89 min
First showing 1953-09-14 Grand Stockholm Sweden 92 min
Other showing 1959 Warszawa Poland
Festival showing 2008-01-29 Capitol Göteborg Sweden 92 min (Göteborg Film Festival. Ingmar Bergman-retrospektiv)
DVD release 2008-06-04 Sweden
TV showing 2011-10-11 SVT1 Sweden
2013-09-24 SVT1 Sweden
2015-08-18 SVT1 Sweden
Cinematheque screening 2018-04-04 Filmhuset Stockholm Sweden

Soundtrack listing

Awards

Syrena Warszawska Warszawa 1959 (utmärkelse /diplom, ett av två 2:a priser/ i Polska Filmkritikerförbundets omröstning)
Filmbewertungsstelle (Wiesbaden) Wiesbaden 1958 (prädikat: besonders wertvoll)
Prize 1958 Ingmar Bergman (tyska filmkritikernas stora pris för regi)
L'Étoile de Cristalle Paris 1957
Paris 1957 Åke Grönberg (roll)
Festival Award Buenos Aires (diplom)

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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Length 2522


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Length 2522


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Length 2514


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Length 2520


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Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm
Length 80


Element type Original picture negative
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2520


Element type Sound negative
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2520


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Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100
Poster title GYCKLARNAS AFTON
Tryckeri Uddeholms Offset


Size Less than 850 x 400
Poster title GYCKLARNAS AFTON
Tryckeri Ewes O.B. -tryck


Size More than 850 x 1100
Poster title UNA VAMPATA D'AMORE
Tryckeri Vecchioni & Guadagno
Designed by [A.] Cesselon


Size Less than 850 x 400
Poster title UNA VAMPATA D'AMORE
Tryckeri Vecchioni & Guadagno


Size Less than 850 x 400
Poster title UNA VAMPATA D'AMORE
Tryckeri Vecchioni & Guadagno


Size Less than 850 x 400
Poster title UNA VAMPATA D'AMORE
Tryckeri Vecchioni & Guadagno


Size Less than 850 x 400
Poster title UNA VAMPATA D'AMORE
Tryckeri Vecchioni & Guadagno


Size Less than 850 x 400
Poster title UNA VAMPATA D'AMORE
Tryckeri Vecchioni & Guadagno


Size Between 850 x 400 and 850 x 690
Poster title GØGLERNES AFTEN
Tryckeri Dyva & Jeppesens bogtryckkeri A/S
Designed by [?] Stilling


Holdings Archive materials

Type Costume
Object title Gycklarnas afton
Extent Sminkrock i brun brokad med blå sammetskrage


Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Gycklarnas afton. Ett skillingtryck på film av Ingmar Bergman
Extent 115 s.
Language Svenska


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Sawdust and tinsel (The buffoons' evening).
Extent 21 s. Produktionsuppgifter (1 s.) ingår.
Language Engelska


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Gycklarnas afton. Svensk dialoglista.
Extent 21 s. Produktionsuppgifter (1 s.) ingår.
Language Svenska


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Gycklarnas afton. Sawdust and tinsel.
Extent 40 s.
Language Engelska


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Sawdust and tinsel. 87-11-27.
Extent 21 s.
Language Engelska


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Sawdust and tinsel.
Extent 36 s.
Language Engelska


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Sawdust and tinsel.
Extent 27 s.
Language Engelska


Script type Dialoglista
Extent 21 s.
Language Franska


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Noche de ciro.
Extent 20 s.
Language Spanish


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Sawdust and tinsel.
Extent 30 s.
Language Engelska


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Abend der Gaukler (Gycklarnas afton). Deutsche Textliste.
Extent 24 s. + 1 s. produktionsuppgifter.
Language Tyska


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Abend der Gaukler (Gycklarnas afton). Deutsche Textliste.
Extent 30 s. Produktionsuppgifter (1 s.) ingår.
Language Tyska


Holdings Stills

Black and white print SET
Behind the scenes prints 1
Album No


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program/Promotion material
Language Danish


Type Program/Promotion material


Type Program/Promotion material
Language Danish


Type Program/Promotion material
Language Norwegian


Type Program/Promotion material
Language Danish


Type Program/Promotion material
Language Svenska


Type Program/Promotion material
Language Tyska


Type Program/Promotion material
Language Engelska


Type Program/Promotion material
Language Svenska


Type Program/Promotion material
Language Svenska


Type Program/Promotion material
Language Engelska


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