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Original title Om Sara
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Director
Producer
Screenplay
Production country
Production company
Awards
Classification Allowed from age 7
Dialogue
Swedish release 2005-11-11

Cast

Linda Zilliacus
Sara Malmberg

Alexander Skarsgård
Kalle Öberg

Alexander Karim
Pelle Nordqvist

Siw Erixon
Saras mamma

Stefan Karlsson
läkare på psyket

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Plot summary

In a story about growing up and finding your full potential we follow Sara from age 25 to 35. How can you be a modern independent woman when you also have a dream of a fairy tale relationship?...

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Crew

Director
Screenplay
Producer
Director of Photography
Music
Production Designer
Film Editor
Production Mixer
Script Supervisor
Associate Producer
Location Manager
Legally responsible
Unit Manager
Production Assistant
Casting
Location Scout
Product Placement
Film Commissioner
First Assistant Cameraman
Steadicam Operator
Gaffer
Best Boy
Key Grip
Color Timer
Negative Cutter
Lab Coordinator
Scanner
Musician
Music Recording Engineer
Assistant Production Designer
Carpenter
Painter
Costume Designer
Plasterer
Make-up / Hair
Hair Stylist
Driver
Costume Assistant
Assistant Film Editor
Boom Operator
Sound Editor
Foley
Re-recording Mixer
Trainee
Insurance
Other Crew

Cast

Linda Zilliacus Sara Malmberg
Alexander Skarsgård Kalle Öberg
Hugo Emretsson Stefan
Alexander Karim Pelle Nordqvist
Siw Erixon Saras mamma
Stefan Karlsson läkare på psyket
Eva Rydberg Kalles mamma
Alf Jönsson Kalles pappa
Claes-Göran Thuresson Peppe, kontorschefen
Thomas Wigström Samuelsson från ledningen
Cecilia Zwick Nash Louise
Birgitta Johansson Naja
Mats Olausson Christian Barréus
Margareta Eriksson Maggan
Per Ullberg Tony
Caroline Davidsson Jessika, Tonys tjej
Andreas Andersson fotbollskille 1
Mattias Ahlberg fotbollskille 2
Lisa Persson fotbollstjej
Maria Berg fotbollstjej
Linda Bjernstål fotbollstjej
Ellen Bjernstål fotbollstjej
Johan Berglund fotbollsspelare Stadion
Thell André fotbollsspelare Stadion
Henrik Lindau fotbollsspelare Stadion
Kim Rasmusson fotbollsspelare Stadion
Patrik Lindberg fotbollsspelare Stadion
Solo Hammar fotbollsspelare Stadion
Björn Hofvendahl kypare nattklubb
Lena Birkemose hemtjänsttjej
Anna-Lena Back hemtjänsttjej
Ulf Jönsson Jörgen, Louises man
Classe Klevsäter Jörgens gäst
Birgitta Klevsäter Jörgens gäst
Tommy Rödner Jörgens gäst
Anette Rödner Jörgens gäst
Karen Helene Haugaard den gravida kvinnan
Saman Bakhtiari Saman
Per Lundström den stilige killen
Karl Rydberg killen på klubben
Daniel Lemma Daniel Lemma
Sven Holgersson festande mäklare 1
Eva Edenby festande mäklare 2
Gunilla Andersson snoffsig kund 1
Lena Green snoffsig kund 2
Susanne Lindström barnmorska 1
Marianne Hjalmarsson barnmorska 2
Ann Charlotte Åström förlossningssköterska
Elisabet Popovic förlossningsundersköterska
Alf Maesel barnläkare på förlossningen
Mia Florberger sjuksköterska i korridoren
André Bakken begravningsentreprenören
Flemming Olesen bröllopsprästen
Sten Erici begravningsprästen
iAH orkester

Companies

Production Company One Tired Brother Productions AB
Copyright One Tired Brother Productions AB 2005
Co-Production Company Sveriges Television AB
Sonet Film AB
Film i Skåne AB
Advance allocations Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet 2004
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) Sonet Film AB 2005
Distributor in Sweden (DVD) Sandrew Metronome Distribution Sverige AB
Sandrew Metronome Distribution Sverige AB 2006
Laboratory FilmTeknik AB
Sound Editing FlirmFilm Postproduction
Recording Studio Garage Studio
Cinepost Studios AB (optisk ton)
Re-recording Studio Cinepost Studios AB
Animation Apparat, Johan Edström Filmproduktion AB
Graphics Liedgren Design AB
Insurance Willis AB
Product Placement InBetween Entertainment AB (och crosspromotion)
Sales Sonet Film AB
Other Company SDI Media Scandinavia AB (översättning)
Advokatbolaget Wiklund Gustavii (advokatfirma)
Media Insurance Brokers ApS (brokers)
FöreningsSparbanken Fastighetsbyrå (samarbetspartner)
MSN (samarbetspartner)
BMR Bygg Måleri & Rörservice (snickare)

Plot summary

In a story about growing up and finding your full potential we follow Sara from age 25 to 35. How can you be a modern independent woman when you also have a dream of a fairy tale relationship? A description of our time, an era when God is dead, parents divorced and politicians corrupt - a time when people more than ever have to fight to define themselves and find their own lives.

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 142430
Date 2005-10-10
Classification Allowed from age 7
Original length 2975 meters
Notes Aktlängder: 541, 489, 530, 500, 504, 411.


Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.85:1
Sound system Dolby Digital
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in metres 2975 meter
Length in minutes 108 min


Production location

2004-08-02 2004-09-30
Helsingborg Sweden
Malmö Sweden
Landskrona Sweden

Release dates

Release in Sweden 2005-11-11 Biostaden 2001 Borås Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Filmstaden Gävle Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Filmstaden Downtown Göteborg Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Filmstaden Helsingborg Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Filmstaden Heron City Huddinge Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Saga Höganäs Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 SF 1&2 Jönköping Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Saga Kalmar Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Skandia Karlskrona Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Filmstaden Karlstad Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Kosmorama Kristianstad Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Filmstaden Linköping Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Filmstaden Luleå Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Filmstaden Lund Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Filmstaden Malmö Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Filmstaden Norrköping Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Röda Kvarn Nyköping Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Filmstaden Råsunda Solna Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Filmstaden Kista Stockholm Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Filmstaden Sergel Stockholm Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Filmstaden Söder 1 Stockholm Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Saga 1 Stockholm Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Filmstaden Sundsvall Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Filmstaden Umeå Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Filmstaden Uppsala Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Filmstaden Västerås Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Filmstaden Växjö Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Cinema 3 Ystad Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Filmstaden Örebro Sweden 109 min
2005-11-11 Filmstaden 1-6 Östersund Sweden 109 min
TV showing 2008-10-24 SVT1 Sweden 104 min
2011-11-04 SVT1 Sweden
DVD release 2006-04-26 Sweden

Soundtrack listing

Original title This Time Around
Composer Daniel Lemma (2005)
Lyrics Daniel Lemma (2005)
Singer Daniel Lemma


Original title The End
Composer David Fridlund (2003)
Lyrics David Fridlund (2003)
Performed by David & The Citizens


Original title She's a Lady
Composer Paul Anka
Lyrics Paul Anka
Singer Tom Jones


Original title Keeping Me On
Composer Stephen Simmonds
Lyrics Stephen Simmonds
Singer Stephen Simmonds


Original title Kill That Mic
Composer Henrik Jansson
Stephen Simmonds
Arnthor Birgisson
Singer Stephen Simmonds


Original title Una fortiva lagrima. Ur L'elisir d'amore
Composer Gaetano Donizetti (1832)
Lyrics Felice Romani (italiensk text 1832)
Nils Erik Wilhelm af Wetterstedt (svensk text 1840)


Original title Nessun dorma. Ur Turandot
Composer Giacomo Puccini (1926)
Franco Alfano (kompletterande musik 1926)
Lyrics Sven Lindström (svensk text)
Giuseppe Adami (1926)
Renato Simoni (1926)
Musical Arrangement Bengt Palmers


Original title I Dance
Composer Saman Bakhtiari
Lyrics Saman Bakhtiari
Performed by iAH


Original title Kärlekslåten
Composer Saman Bakhtiari
Teodor Hafner
Lyrics Saman Bakhtiari
Teodor Hafner
Singer Alexander Karim


Awards

Festival Award Moskva 2006 (Grand Prix - Golden Saint George, Moscow International Film Festival, Ryssland)
Calcutta 2006 (publiken pris/Audience Award, Calcutta Film Festival, Indien)

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 Duplicate negative
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2975


Element type Duplicate positive
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2975


Element type Duplicate positive for optical printing
Gauge 16 mm


Element type Low contrast print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2975


Element type Original picture negative
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Original picture negative
Gauge 16 mm


Element type Original picture negative
Gauge 16 mm


Element type Original picture negative
Gauge 16 mm


Element type Original picture negative opening titles
Gauge 16 mm


Element type Sound negative
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2975


Element type Grading data
Gauge Disc


Holdings Posters

Size Less than 850 x 400


Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Extent 128 s.
Language Swedish


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Om Sara
Extent 43 s. + 2 s. för- och eftertext samt musiklista.
Language Swedish


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Om Sara. Engelsk version.
Extent 124 s.
Language English


Holdings Stills

Behind the scenes prints 8
Album No


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program/Promotion material
Language Swedish


Type Misc.prints
Language Swedish


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