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Basic facts

Original title L'enfant
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Production country
Production company
Classification Allowed from age 11
Swedish release 2005-12-16



Original title
Swedish release title


Production Manager
Director of Photography
Production Designer
Film Editor
Production Mixer
Assistant Director
Executive Producer
Associate Producer
Unit Manager
Camera Operator
Still Photographer
Assistant Cameraman
Costume Designer
Make-up Supervisor
Sound Editor
Re-recording Mixer
Other Crew


Jérémie Rénier Bruno
Déborah François Sonia
Jérémie Segard Steve
Olivier Gourmet civilpolisen
Fabrizio Rongione den unge tjuven
Stéphane Bissot hälaren
Mireille Bailly Brunos mamma
Anne Gérard affärsinnehavarinna
Bernard Marbaix affärsinnehavare
Frédéric Bodson den äldre tjuven
Léon Michaux poliskommissarie
Samuel De Ryck Thomas
Hachemi Haddad nattportiern
Olindo Bolzan affärsinnehavare
Sophia Leboutte kvinnlig polis
Marie-Rose Roland en sjuksköterska
Alao Kasongo hotellreceptionist
Jean-Michel Balthazar bartendern
Philippe Jeusette pantlånaren


Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 142448
Date 2005-10-18
Classification Allowed from age 11
Original length 2621 meters
Notes Bedömningsgrund för åldersgräns: Inslag av nyfött barn i fara, misshandel samt pojke som är nära att drunkna. Aktindelning: 453-446-522-540-438-222 = 2621 m.

Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.85:1
Sound type Sound
Sound system Dolby Digital
Colour type Colour
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in metres 2620 meter
Length in minutes 96 min
Reels 6 rullar

Production location

Seraing Belgium 2004 2004

Release dates

First showing 2005-09-14 Brussels Belgium 96 min
Festival showing 2005-05-14 Cannes France 96 min (filmfestivalen i Cannes)
Release in Sweden 2005-12-16 Hagabion Gothenburg Sweden 96 min
2005-12-16 Kino Lund Sweden 96 min
2005-12-16 Victoria Stockholm Sweden 96 min
2005-12-16 Zita Stockholm Sweden 96 min
2005-12-16 Fyrisbiografen Uppsala Sweden 96 min
DVD release 2006-09-22 Sweden
Cinematheque screening 2017-03-07 Filmhuset Stockholm Sweden


The Guldbagge Award Gothenburg 2006 Best Foreign Language Film

Holdings Film

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Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2604

Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm

Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm

Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100

Holdings Stills

Colour prints 6
Album No

Holdings Promotion materials

Type Misc.prints
Language Swedish

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