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Original title Körkarlen
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Director
Screenplay
Original work
Production country
Production company
Awards
Classification Allowed from age 15
Dialogue
Swedish release 1958-09-18

Cast

Ulla Jacobsson
Edit, slumsyster

Edvin Adolphson
Georges, en vandrare

George Fant
David Holm

Anita Björk
fru Holm

Isa Quensel
Maria, slumsyster

Maud Elfsiö
slumsyster

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Titles

Original title
Swedish release title
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Crew

Director
Screenplay
Production Manager
Director of Photography
Music
Art Director
Film Editor
Production Mixer
Script Supervisor
Unit Manager
First Assistant Cameraman
Still Photographer
Musical Arrangement
Costume Designer
Make-up / Hair
Narrator

Cast

Ulla Jacobsson Edit, slumsyster
Edvin Adolphson Georges, en vandrare
George Fant David Holm
Anita Björk fru Holm
Isa Quensel Maria, slumsyster
Maud Elfsiö slumsyster
Bengt Brunskog Gustafson, frälsningssoldat
Carl-Olof Alm luffare på kyrkogården
Bo Samuelson David Holms bror
Allan Edwall luffare på kyrkogården
Kotti Chave hyttmästaren
Olle Grönstedt frälsningslöjtnant
Maritta Marke krögerskan
Lennart Lindberg fängelseprästen
- Ej krediterade:
John Melin fångvaktare
John Norrman krögaren
Stefan Holte pojken med fiol
Dora Söderberg doktorinnan från barnasylen
Ellika Mann dam från barnasylen
Marianne Nielsen fru Andersson, granne till Holms
Meta Velander granne till Holms
Curt Löwgren den blinde mannen
Allan Frisk luffare på glasbruket
Herman Jonsson luffare på glasbruket
Thore Pihl luffare på glasbruket
Alvar Ståhl luffare på glasbruket
Alfred Wielk luffare på glasbruket
John Kilian Holms son
Ann-Mari Landqvist Holms dotter
Hedvig Lindby en gammal gumma på krogen
Tage Hellberg glasblåsare
Sigvard Törnqvist stand-in för Edvin Adolphson som kusk

Companies

Production Company Svenska AB Nordisk Tonefilm
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) Svenska AB Nordisk Tonefilm 1958
Distributor in Sweden (DVD) Klubb Super 8 Video 2014
Laboratory FilmTeknik AB

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 92608
Date 1958-08-13
Classification Allowed from age 15
Original length 2975 meters
Notes Aktlängder: 490-525-515-565-565-315 = 2975 meter - 109 minuter. Aktlängder: 490, 525, 515, 565, 565, 315.


Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 2.35:1 (AgaScope)
Sound system Optical mono
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in metres 2975 meter
Length in minutes 109 min
Reels 6 rullar


Original work

Original title Körkarlen (Novel)
Author Selma Lagerlöf


Production location

(avslutades i slutet av januari 1958). 1957-11-08 1958-01
Svenska AB Nordisk Tonefilms ateljéer Stockholm Sweden
Metronome Studios Stocksund Sweden
Kyrkan Mariefred Sweden
Kyrkogården Mariefred Sweden
Rådhusbron Söderköping Sweden
Rådhustorget Söderköping Sweden
Rejmyre Glasbruk Finspång Sweden
Dombron Uppsala Sweden
Gammalt ostlager Uppsala Sweden

Release dates

Release in Sweden 1958-09-18 Grand Stockholm Sweden 109 min
First showing 1958-09-18 Grand Stockholm Sweden 109 min
TV showing 1970-03-29 TV1 Sweden 104 min
1989-08-17 TV3 Sweden 104 min
DVD release 2014-12-19 Sweden (utgiven i samligen "Svenska Romanklassiker - Box")

Soundtrack listing

Original title Orgelpreludium (Olsson)
Composer Otto Olsson


Original title Jesus ist gar ein süsser nam
Lyrics Basilius Förtsch (tysk text 1609 "Jesus ist gar ein süsser Nam)
Håkan Ausius (svensk text 1641)
Musical Adaptation Jakob Boëthius (svensk textbearbetning 1694)


Original title Kväsarvalsen
Lyrics Emil Norlander (1899)
Arthur Högstedt (1898)
Musical Adaptation Arthur Högstedt (musikbearbetning 1898)
Singer Bo Samuelson
Stefan Holte
kör


Original title Have You Any Room for Jesus
Composer C.C. Williams (1878)
Lyrics L.W.M. (okänd signatur) (engelsk text 1878)
El. Nathan (engelsk textbearbetning 1878)
-lm- (svensk text 1879)
Singer Ulla Jacobsson
kör


Original title Framåt! Så ljuder vårt fältrop i dag
Composer August Storm (1889)
Singer kör


Original title Kom igen, kom igen
Composer Erik Skogsbergh
Singer kör


Original title En stridsman uti hären
Composer Otto Lundahl
Lyrics Otto Lundahl
Singer Isa Quensel
kör


Awards

Filmbewertungsstelle (Wiesbaden) Wiesbaden (prädikat: wertvoll)

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 Print
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Print
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Print
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Duplicate negative
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Duplicate negative
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Duplicate negative
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Duplicate positive
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2975


Element type Original picture negative
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Sound negative
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Sound negative
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Sound negative
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Sound negative
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm


Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100
Poster title Selma Lagerlöfs KÖRKARLEN
Tryckeri Allkopia


Size Less than 850 x 400
Poster title Selma Lagerlöfs KÖRKARLEN
Tryckeri Robert E. Petersen offset-bogtryck


Size Between 850 x 400 and 850 x 690
Poster title Selma Lagerlöfs KØRESVENDEN
Tryckeri A-S Rasmussen & Nilsson
Designed by [K.] Wenzel


Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Körkarlen. Efter Selma Lagerlöfs berättelse, bearbetad för filmen av Rune Lindström.
Extent 165 s.
Language Svenska


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Körkarlen.
Extent 145 s. Miljölista (9 s.) ingår.
Language Svenska


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Der Fuhrmann des Todes.
Extent 145 s. Miljölista (9 s.) ingår.
Language Tyska


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Körkarlen.
Extent 145 s. Interiör- och exteriörlista (9 s.) ingår.
Language Svenska


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Körkarlen.
Extent 145 s. Interiör- och exteriörlista (9 s.) ingår.
Language Svenska


Holdings Stills

Black and white print SET
Behind the scenes prints 8
Album No


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program/Promotion material
Language Danish


Type Program/Promotion material
Language Svenska


Type Misc.prints
Language Norwegian


Type Program/Promotion material
Language Svenska


Type Misc.prints
Language Svenska


Type Misc.prints
Language Engelska


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