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Original title Fröken April
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Director
Screenplay
Production country
Production company
Classification Allowed for all
Dialogue
Swedish release 1958-11-03

Cast

Gunnar Björnstrand
Marcus Arwidson, bankdirektör

Lena Söderblom
Maj Bergman, balettdansös

Jarl Kulle
Osvald Berg, operasångare

Gaby Stenberg
Vera Stenberg, operasångerska

Douglas Håge
kormästare

Hjördis Petterson
fru Berg, Osvalds mor

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Titles

Original title
Swedish release title
Distribution title
Script title

Crew

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

Cast

Gunnar Björnstrand Marcus Arwidson, bankdirektör
Lena Söderblom Maj Bergman, balettdansös
Jarl Kulle Osvald Berg, operasångare
Gaby Stenberg Vera Stenberg, operasångerska
Douglas Håge kormästare
Hjördis Petterson fru Berg, Osvalds mor
Meg Westergren Anna
Lena Madsén Siri
Olof Sandborg operachef
Sif Ruud fru Nilsson, hushållerska
Birgitta Valberg fröken Holm, sekreterare
Per Oscarsson Sverker Ek, pianist
Sven Holmberg Malmnäs, direktör
Gunnar Ekström direktör
Björn Gustafson operaregissör
Georg Skarstedt inspicient
Bengt Eklund Hink, chaufför
Ivar Wahlgren operavaktmästare
Tord Stål domare
Börje Mellvig åklagare
Hans Strååt Bäcke, advokat
Sven Nilsson polismästare
Carl-Axel Hallgren polis
Curt Löwgren polis
Gösta Prüzelius polis
Frithiof Bjärne vaktkonstapel i rannsakningshäktet
Sten Hedlund hovmästare
Kurt Bendix operadirigent
Caj Selling dansare
Vincent Jonasson Marcus Arvidson nr 2
Lennart Klefbom

Companies

Production Company AB Europa Film
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) AB Europa Film 1958
Distributor in Sweden (DCP) Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet 2017
Laboratory FilmTeknik AB

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 92963
Date 1958-10-28
Classification Allowed for all
Original length 2685 meters
Notes Aktindelning: 535-495-635-515-505 = 2685 m - 98 minuter. Aktlängder: 535, 495, 635, 515, 505.


Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.66:1
Sound system Optical mono
Colour system Eastman Color
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in metres 2685 meter
Length in minutes 100 min
Reels 5 rullar


Production location

1958 1958
Operan Stockholm Sweden
Stockholm Sweden (miljöer)
Europa Films studio Sundbyberg Sweden

Release dates

TV showing 1984-09-06 TV1 Sweden 94 min
1988-07-09 TV2 Sweden 94 min
1988-07-10 TV2 Sweden 94 min
1993-04-21 Kanal 1 Sweden 94 min
1996-04-12 SVT2 Sweden 94 min
1999-06-30 SVT1 Sweden 94 min
1999-09-09 SVT1 Sweden 94 min
2004-04-13 SVT1 Sweden 94 min
2005-04-11 SVT1 Sweden 94 min
First showing 1958-11-03 Saga Stockholm Sweden 98 min
Release in Sweden 1958-11-03 Saga Stockholm Sweden 98 min
TV showing 2016-03-07 SVT1 Sweden
2017-09-16 SVT2 Sweden

Soundtrack listing

Original title Valsmelodi
Composer Joy Ardon (1958)


Original title Toréador, en garde. Ur Carmen
Composer Georges Bizet (1875)
Lyrics Henri Meilhac (fransk text 1875)
Ludovic Halévy (fransk text 1875)
Palle Block (svensk text 1878)
Carl Axel Strindberg (svensk text 19??)
Singer Erik Sædén (dubbar Jarl Kulle)


Original title Hofball-Tänze, op. 161
Composer Joseph Lanner (1840)


Original title Helan går
Musical Arrangement Nathan Görling (1958)
Singer Ingvar Wixell (dubbar Gunnar Björnstrand)


Original title Die Forelle
Composer Franz Schubert (1817)
Lyrics Christian Friedrich Daniel Schubart (1782)


Original title Scintille, diament. Ur Les contes d'Hoffmann
Composer Jacques Offenbach (1881)
Lyrics Jules Barbier (fransk text 1881)
Michel Carré (fransk text 1881)
Ernst Wallmark (svensk text 1881)
Singer Erik Sædén (dubbar Jarl Kulle)


Original title Ballata/Questa o quella per me pari sono. Ur Rigoletto
Composer Giuseppe Verdi (1851)
Lyrics Francesco Maria Piave (italiensk text 1851)
Ernst Wallmark (svensk text 1861)
Singer Erik Sædén (dubbar Jarl Kulle - ordlös sång)
Ingvar Wixell (dubbar Gunnar Björnstrand - ordlös sång)


Original title Tannhäuser. Uvertyr
Composer Richard Wagner (1845)


Original title Finch' han dal vino. Ur Don Giovanni
Composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1787)
Lyrics Herbert Sandberg (svensk text 19--?)
Lorenzo Da Ponte (italiensk text 1787)
Carl Gustaf Nordforss (svensk text 1813)
Erik Lindegren (svensk text 1961)
Wilhelm Bauck (svensk text 1856)
Singer Erik Sædén (dubbar Jarl Kulle)
Ingvar Wixell (dubbar Gunnar Björnstrand - repris)


Original title Carmen. Uvertyr
Composer Georges Bizet (1875)


Original title Ja, må han leva!
Singer Lena Söderblom
Meg Westergren
Lena Madsén


Original title Sköna maj, välkommen till vår bygd igen
Composer Lars Magnus Béen
Lyrics Johan Ludvig Runeberg (1870)
Singer kör (manskör)


Original title Largo al factotum. Ur Il baribiere di Siviglia
Composer Gioachino Rossini (1816)
Lyrics Cesare Sterbini (italiensk text 1816)
Bernhard Crusell (svensk text 1825)
Oscar Ralf (svensk text 19--?)
Singer Ingvar Wixell (dubbar Gunnar Björnstrand)


Original title Là ci darem la mano. Ur Don Giovanni
Composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1787)
Lyrics Herbert Sandberg (svensk text 19--?)
Lorenzo Da Ponte (1787)
Carl Gustaf Nordforss (svensk text 1813)
Erik Lindegren (svensk text 1961)
Wilhelm Bauck (svensk text 1856)
Singer Ingvar Wixell (dubbar Gunnar Björnstrand)


Original title Kungssången
Composer Otto Lindblad (1844)
Lyrics Talis Qualis (1844)
Musical Arrangement Nathan Görling


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. For enquiries please contact filmarkivet@filminstitutet.se

Element type Digital audio
Gauge WAV


Element type Digital audio
Gauge WAV


Element type Digitalt visningsmaterial
Gauge DCP


Element type Digitalt arkivmaterial
Gauge MAP


Element type Digitalt arkivmaterial
Gauge MAP


Element type Digitalt visningsmaterial
Gauge ProRes


Element type Print
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2685


Element type Print
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2629


Element type Print
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2680


Element type Print
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Duplicate negative
Item base Acetate
Gauge 16 mm


Element type Duplicate positive
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2685


Element type Duplicate positive
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2685


Element type Original picture negative
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Sound negative
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Sound negative
Item base Acetate
Gauge 16 mm


Element type Sound negative
Item base Acetate
Gauge 16 mm


Element type Intermediate audio recording effects
Gauge 17.5 mm


Element type Intermediate audio recording
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Intermediate audio recording music
Gauge 17.5 mm


Element type Final mix


Element type Final mix


Holdings Posters

Size Less than 850 x 400
Poster title FRÖKEN APRIL
Tryckeri Ewes O.B. -tryck


Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100
Poster title FRÖKEN APRIL
Tryckeri Uddeholms Offset


Size Between 850 x 400 and 850 x 690
Poster title FRÖKEN APRIL
Tryckeri Robert E. Petersen offset-bogtryck
Designed by Fibben Hald


Size Less than 850 x 400
Poster title FRÖKEN APRIL
Tryckeri Ewes tryckeri AB


Size Between 850 x 400 and 850 x 690
Poster title DER VERFÜHRER
Tryckeri Alfried Holle


Size Between 850 x 400 and 850 x 690
Poster title FRØKEN APRIL
Tryckeri A-S Rasmussen & Nilsson


Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title April, April! En film av Göran Gentele.
Extent 195 s. manus + 100 s. med anteckngar och fasttjepade fotografier.
Language Swedish


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title April, April! En film av Göran Gentele.
Extent 198 s.


Script type Dialoglista
Extent 42 s. Produktionsuppgifter (2 s.) ingår.
Language Swedish


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Mademoiselle Avril.
Extent 33 s. Produktionsuppgifter (2 s.) ingår.


Script type Dialoglista
Extent 24 s.
Language Spanish


Script type Dialoglista
Extent 2 s.
Language Swedish


Script type Dialoglista
Extent 2 s.
Language Spanish


Holdings Stills

Black and white print 8
Colour prints SET
Behind the scenes prints 1
Slides 9
Album Yes


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program/Promotion material


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