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Basic facts

Original title Weekend
Film type Short
Category Fiction
Director
Producer
Screenplay
Production country
Production company
Awards
Dialogue

Cast

Mikael Fjelldal
trädhuggare

Bo Lyckman
äldre skogvaktare

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Plot summary

The film Weekend is about Eddy and Ylva, who have invited Björn and Lene to spend a weekend in their cabin. The company is soon to have their vacation disrupted by primitive creatures...

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Titles

Original title
Swedish release title
International title

Crew

Director
Screenplay
Producer
Production Manager
Director of Photography
Music
Production Designer
Film Editor
Production Mixer
Executive Producer
Production Assistant
Casting
Film Commissioner
Gaffer
Best Boy
Digital Grading
Assistant Production Designer
Costume Designer
Make-up / Hair
Sound Editor
Other Crew

Cast

Leif Edlund Johansson Eddy
Ylva Gallon Ylva
Henrik Bergström Björn
Elin Gradin Lene
Mikael Fjelldal trädhuggare
Bo Lyckman äldre skogvaktare
Erich Silva yngre skogvaktare

Companies

Production company Plattform Produktion AB
Copyright Plattform Produktion AB 2006
Co-Production Company Film i Väst AB
CineStar Rental AB
Advance allocations Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet 2005 (DigiBeta)
Sveriges Television AB
Sales Plattform Produktion AB

Plot summary

The film Weekend is about Eddy and Ylva, who have invited Björn and Lene to spend a weekend in their cabin. The company is soon to have their vacation disrupted by primitive creatures known as tree-cutters.

Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.66:1
Colour type Colour
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in minutes 30 min


Production location

Dals Långed Sweden

Release dates

Festival showing 2006-01-31 Hagabion Gothenburg Sweden 30 min (35 mm, Göteborg Film Festival)
TV showing 2006-02-03 SVT1 Sweden 29 min
2006-08-02 SVT2 Sweden 29 min
Festival showing 2011-10-29 Slottsbiografen Uppsala Sweden 32 min 30:e Uppsala Internationella Kortfilmfestival 2011.
2011-10-30 Slottsbiografen Uppsala Sweden 32 min 30:e Internationella Kortfilmfestival 2011.

Soundtrack listing

Original title Moon River
Composer Henry Mancini (1961)
Lyrics Johnny Mercer (1961)
Singer Martin Hederos


Original title La bamba
Musical Arrangement Trad
Tibor Gent
Performed by Tibor Gent (orgel och programmering)


Awards

Short Feature Film Prize Gothenburg 2006 Svenska Filminstitutets och Sveriges Televisions novellfilmpris 2006.
Svensk novellfilm 2005 (2006) contains Weekend (2006)

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 Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Video tape digital
Gauge Digital Betacam (PAL)


Element type Video tape digital
Gauge Digital Betacam (PAL)


Element type Digitalt arkivmaterial
Gauge MAP


Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Weekend. Ver. 9.
Extent 32 s.
Language Swedish


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program/Promotion material
Language Swedish


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