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Original title Nils Holgerssons underbara resa
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Director
Producer
Screenplay
Original work
Production country
Production company
Classification Allowed for all
Dialogue
Swedish release 1962-09-12

Cast

Sven Lundberg
Nils Holgersson

Max von Sydow
Nils far

Annika Tretow
Nils mor

Jarl Kulle
Mårten Gåskarl, röst

Naima Wifstrand
Mor Akka, röst

Georg Funkquist
örnen Gorgo, röst

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Crew

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Screenplay
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Other Crew

Cast

Sven Lundberg Nils Holgersson
Max von Sydow Nils far
Annika Tretow Nils mor
Jarl Kulle Mårten Gåskarl, röst
Naima Wifstrand Mor Akka, röst
Georg Funkquist örnen Gorgo, röst
Holger Löwenadler statyn Karl XI, röst
Olof Sandborg korpen Bataki, röst
Toivo Pawlo Smirre Räv, röst
Åke Fridell bandhunden, röst
Yvonne Lombard vildgåsen Dunfin, röst
Erik Hell jägaren
John Norrman vaktmästaren på Skansen
Elsa Ebbesen-Thornblad ena ugglan, röst
Hanny Schedin andra ugglan, röst
Manne Grünberger tomten, röst
Gösta Ekman studenten i Uppsala
John Elfström gubben Rosenbom, röst
Birger Åsander fiskaren
Christina Schollin kontorsflickan
kung av Sverige Gustaf VI Adolf kung Gustav VI Adolf
- Ej krediterade:
Birger Lensander en arbetare
Inger Liljefors flicka i fönstret
Anita Wall flicka i fönstret
Birgitta Alm flicka i fönstret
Carl Andersson ena bonden
- Bortklippta i den slutliga filmen:
Axel Düberg marinofficeren
Stig Grybe flottisten

Companies

Production Company Svenska AB Nordisk Tonefilm
Kenne Fant & Co
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) Svenska AB Nordisk Tonefilm 1962
Distributor in Sweden (DCP) Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet 2015
Distributor in Sweden (DVD) Klubb Super 8 Video 2014
Laboratory Rank Film Laboratories Ltd.
Other Company Fredriksons (affischtryckeri)
Dietel & Co. (modellarbeten)
Svenska Aeroplan Aktiebolaget (SAAB), Helikopteravdelningen (helikopter)

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 99381
Date 1962-07-27
Classification Allowed for all
Original length 2675 meters
Notes Aktlängder: 150-120-230-245-275-220-240-250-260-260-275-150 = 2675 meter - 98 minuter. Visningskopiornas aktlängder: 500-520-465-510-530-90 = 2615 meter - 96 minuter. Aktlängder: 150, 120, 230, 245, 275, 220, 240, 250, 260, 260, 275, 150.


Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 2.35:1 (AgaScope)
Sound system Tobis Klangfilm
Colour system Eastman Color
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in metres 2675 meter
Length in minutes 98 min
Reels 6 rullar


Original work

Original title Nils Holgerssons underbara resa genom Sverige (Children's book)
Author Selma Lagerlöf


Production location

1961-03-02 1961-10
Svenska AB Nordisk Tonefilms ateljéer Stockholm Sweden
Helikopterbilder över stora delar av Sverige

Release dates

Release in Sweden 1962-09-12 Sergel Stockholm Sweden 96 min
TV showing 1987-04-16 TV1 Sweden 92 min
1991-03-26 TV2 Sweden 92 min
1999-12-23 SVT1 Sweden 92 min
First showing 1962-09-12 Sergel Stockholm Sweden 96 min
Other showing 1965 Warszawa Poland
TV showing 2005-05-23 SVT1 Sweden 92 min
2008-09-23 SVT1 Sweden 92 min
DVD release 2014-12-19 Sweden (utgiven i samligen "Svenska Romanklassiker - Box")

Soundtrack listing

Original title Sankt Örjanslåten


Original title Sjungom studentens lyckliga dag
Composer G***** (1851)
Lyrics Herman Sätherberg
Singer kör


Original title O, hur härligt majsol ler
Composer Friedrich Kuhlau
Lyrics Carl Wilhelm Böttiger (svensk text 1831)
Singer kör


Original title Vårsång
Composer G***** (1846)
Lyrics Herman Sätherberg
Conductor Einar Ralf
Sung by Stockholms Studentsångare (1960 - grammofonskiva Telefunken LT 33154)


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 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
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2639


Element type Duplicate negative
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Duplicate positive
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Original picture negative
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Sound negative
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Sound negative
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Final mix
Gauge 16 mm


Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100
Poster title Nordisk tonefilm Kenne Fant & Co. presenterar NILS HOLGERSSONS UNDERBARA RESA ....
Tryckeri J. Olsén litogr.anst.
Designed by Björn


Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100
Poster title Nordisk tonefilm och Kenne Fant & Co. presenterar NILS HOLGERSSONS UNDERBARA RESA
Tryckeri AB Bengtsons litografiska


Size Between 850 x 400 and 850 x 690
Poster title CUDOWNA PODROZ
Tryckeri WDA 2
Designed by H. Bodnar


Size Less than 850 x 400
Poster title NILS HOLGERSSONS UNDERBARA RESA efter Selma Lagerlöfs berättelse
Tryckeri Narva-Tryckeriet


Size Between 850 x 400 and 850 x 690
Poster title NIELS HOLGERSENS VIDUNDERLIGE REJSE
Designed by [?] Stevenov


Holdings Scripts

Script type Synopsis
Script title Av Selma Lagerlöf. Filmsynopsis av Kathrine och Tage Aurell.
Extent 99 s.
Language Svenska


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Extent 180 s.
Language Svenska


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Extent 202 + 2 s. tillägg, insatt i manus.
Language Svenska


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Efter Selma Lagerlöfs roman.
Extent 181 s. Miljölista (20 s.) + rollista (1 s.) ingår.
Language Svenska


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title The wonderful adventures of Nils.
Language Engelska


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Nils Holgersson.
Extent 208 s. Rollista (1 s.) ingår.
Language Franska


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Extent 136 s.
Language Svenska


Holdings Stills

Black and white print SET
Colour prints 14
Behind the scenes prints 2
Slides 11
Album Yes


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Misc.prints
Language Svenska


Type Program eng
Language Svenska


Type Promotion material
Language Svenska


Type Promotion material
Language Svenska


Type Program/Promotion material
Language Tyska


Type Program/Promotion material
Language Tyska


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