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  • Plot summary
  • Swedish censorship / rating
  • Technical specifications
  • Comments
  • Original work
  • Production location
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Basic facts

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Original title En nattsaga
Film type Short
Category Fiction
Form Animated
Director
Producer
Screenplay
Production country
Production company
Awards
Swedish release 2005-07-01

Plot summary

Once upon a time there was a mother who got to know she was going to die. This is a film about the feeling of unreal, when losing someone dear. About children taking to much responsability. And...

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Crew

Director
Screenplay
Producer
Director of Photography
Music
Film Editor
Animation
Film Commissioner

Companies

Production Company Maja Lindström Produktion
Sweet Junior
Advance allocations Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet 2004 (DigiBeta)
Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet 2005 (utökat förhandsstöd)
Sales Maja Lindström Produktion

Plot summary

Once upon a time there was a mother who got to know she was going to die. This is a film about the feeling of unreal, when losing someone dear. About children taking to much responsability. And about parents wishing they could tell their children all stories have a happy end.

Release dates

Festival showing 2005-01-29 Pustervik Göteborg Sweden 15 min (DVCAM, Göteborg Film Festival)
2005-02-02 Pustervik Göteborg Sweden 15 min (DVCAM, Göteborg Film Festival)
2005-02-03 Pustervik Göteborg Sweden 15 min (DVCAM, Göteborg Film Festival)
Other showing 2005-03-10 Bio Victor, Filmhuset Stockholm Sweden 15 min (DigiBeta, "Ny svensk kortfilm"))
Release in Sweden 2005-07-01 Zita Stockholm Sweden 15 min
Festival showing 2009-10-23 Slottsbiografen Uppsala Sweden 15 min Uppsala Internationella Kortfilmfestival.
2009-10-25 Regina Uppsala Sweden 15 min Uppsala Internationella Kortfilmfestival.

Awards

The Guldbagge Award Göteborg 2006 Best Short Film
Festival Award Bergen 2005 (Special mention, Nordisk Panorama, 5 Cities Film Festival, Norge)

Holdings Film

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Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Digital intermediate
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Sound negative
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Video tape digital
Gauge Digital Betacam (PAL)


Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 400 and 850 x 690


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