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Original title När mörkret faller
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Form Live-action
Average rating 2,91 / 5
Director
Producer
Screenplay
Production country
Production company
Awards
Classification Allowed from age 15
Dialogue
Swedish release 2006-10-20

Cast

Cesar Sarachu
pappan

Željko Santrač
den yngre farbrodern

Toni Haddad
den äldre farbrodern

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Plot summary

Two young sisters act against their family’s “code of honour” and their lives become a deadly nightmare. Two bouncers at a popular club are attacked by criminals igniting total war. An...

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Original title
Co-production title
Swedish release title
International title
Distribution title
Working title
Title for Swedish DVD release

Crew

Director
Screenplay
Producer
Production Manager
Line Producer
Director of Photography
Music
Production Designer
Film Editor
Production Mixer
Sound Design
Assistant Director
Second Assistant Director
Stunt Coordinator
Script Supervisor
Special Effects
Co-Producer
Executive Producer
Production Coordinator
Location Manager
Legally responsible
Runner
Casting
Location Scout
Production Accountant
Production Secretary
Unit Publicist
Product Placement
Marketing
Film Commissioner
Camera Operator
First Assistant Cameraman
Second Assistant Cameraman
Still Photographer
Assistant Cameraman
Steadicam Operator
Gaffer
Best Boy
Key Grip
Color Timer
Digital Effects
Digital Editing
Digital Grading
Orchestra
Conductor
Musician
Musical Director
Music Recording Engineer
Assistant Production Designer
Carpenter
Painter
Propman
Assistant Property Master
Costume Designer
Make-up / Hair
Driver
Transportation Captain
Construction Coordinator
Costume Assistant
Make-up Assistant
Caterer
Weapons Coordinator
Stunt
Assistant Film Editor
Boom Operator
Sound Editor
Foley
Dialogue Editor
Re-recording Mixer
Trainee
Graphic Design
Insurance
Trailer
Behind the scenes
Other Crew
Governess

Cast

- LEYLA
Oldoz Javidi Leyla
Bahar Pars Nina
Mina Azarian mamman
Cesar Sarachu pappan
Željko Santrač den yngre farbrodern
Toni Haddad den äldre farbrodern
Elián Jajjo Temir
Amin Alabadi Leo
Alice Dadgostar Diza
Annika Hallin Stella Forsberg
Mark Zak tyske kriminalaren
Johanna Lazcano Osterman Tahere
Nour El Refai Boyan
Eivin Dahlgren kriminaltekniker Fredrixon
Nina Syvälammi den yngre fabroderns fru
Nina Johansson den äldre farbroderns fru
Stefanie Basmaji den äldre farbroderns barn
Susanna Basmaji den äldre farbroderns barn
Barfin Tiftikci den äldre farbroderns barn
Anja Larsson den yngre fabroderns baby som nyfödd
Nellie Tuovinen den yngre fabroderns baby som tre månader
Lone Jeppesen skolfröken
Tommy Antonsson grannen
Uwe Mansshardt tyske lastbilschauffören
Ramadan Yousry äldre hostande släkting i Tyskland
Hannelore Schumann mormodern
- CARINA
Lia Boysen Carina
Peter Engman Håkan
Simon Engman Max
Tuva Sällström Tella
Anja Lundqvist Susanne
Bibi Andersson svärmodern
Fyr Thorwald Tony
Tomas Bolme Ove Ternberg
Catharina Alinder nyhetsuppläsaren
Lars Väringer tv-chefen
Anna Hansson tv-kollega 1
Cliff Otterberg tv-kollega 2
Åsa Kärner tv-kollega 3
Petra Hallberg tv-kollega 4
Rickard Olsson manlig morgonvärd
Ritza Papaconstantinou kvinnlig morgonvärd
Kristian Lima de Faria politiker i morgonsoffa
Donald Högberg redaktionschefen Sveriges Radio
Helén Söderqvist-Henriksson chefsjuristen Sveriges Radio
Fredrik Egerstrand journalisten Dagens Nyheter
Harry Goldstein konferenciern Stora Journalistpriset
Maria Hörnelius kvinnlig forskare Framtidsseminariet
Jan Elfwencrona manlig forskare Framtidsseminariet
Michaela Berner tv-receptionisten
Anna Maria León politikertjej 1
Ronny Svensson filmkritikern
- ARAM
Reuben Sallmander Aram
Per Graffman Peter
Nisti Stêrk Nadja
Jonatan Blode Johnny
Christopher Wollter Frank
Tobias Aspelin Benny
Ashkan Ghods Dana
Magnus Roosmann kriminalare Johansson
Ralph Carlsson rättens ordförande
Patrik Karlsson åklagaren
Jan Coster Johnnys advokat
Per Johansson uniformerad polis
Jörgen Lönnquist kriminalare Lundgren
Zoltan Bajkai dörrvakten Zoltan
Fredrik Eriksson dörrvakten Lasse
Martin Zetterlund dörrvakten Greger
Göran Nilsson nattklubbens kock
Pär Westberg nattklubbens kock
Tine Erlandsson biljettförsäljerska Arlanda
Mia Guldbrand biljettförsäljerska Arlanda

Companies

Production Company Sonet Film AB
Co-Production Company Film i Väst AB
TV3 AB
Multimedia Film und Fernseh GmbH
Anders Nilsson Filmproduktion
PAN Vision AB
Supported by Film Förderung Hamburg GmbH
Advance allocations Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet 2006
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) Sonet Film AB
Distributor in Sweden (DVD) PAN Vision AB 2007
Laboratory Soho Images
Digital Effects The Chimney Pot AB
Recording Studio Ljudlabbet AB
Caterer La Fine Bouche (Tyskland)
Insurance Media Insurance Brokers ApS
Product Placement InBetween Entertainment AB
Sales TrustNordisk ApS
Other Company CA Billqvist AB (införskaffning av rekvisita)
Double Action (stuntkoordinering - Tyskland)

Plot summary

Two young sisters act against their family’s “code of honour” and their lives become a deadly nightmare. Two bouncers at a popular club are attacked by criminals igniting total war. An award winning journalist presses charges of spousal abuse against her husband only to become a hated pariah amongst their common colleagues.

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 143629
Date 2006-10-20
Classification Allowed from age 15
Original length 3669 meters
Notes Aktlängder: 480, 512, 568, 539, 526, 505, 539.


Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 2.35:1
Sound system Dolby Digital
Width 35 mm
Length in metres 3669 meter
Length in minutes 134 min
Reels 7 rullar


Production location

2006-01-16 2006-03-23
Vänersborg Sweden
Uddevalla Sweden
Göteborg Sweden
Stockholm Sweden
Kiel Germany
Hamburg Germany
Film i Västs ateljéer Trollhättan Sweden

Release dates

Release in Sweden 2006-10-20 Biopalatset Astoria Stockholm Sweden 134 min
2006-10-20 Filmstaden Heron City Huddinge Sweden 134 min
2006-10-20 Filmstaden Camera Täby Sweden 134 min
2006-10-20 Filmstaden Sergel Stockholm Sweden 134 min
2006-10-20 Filmstaden Kista Sweden 134 min
2006-10-20 Filmstaden Söder Stockholm Sweden 134 min
2006-10-20 Filmstaden Vällingby Sweden 134 min
2006-10-20 Falken Stockholm Sweden 134 min
2006-10-20 Sollentuna Bio Sollentuna Sweden 134 min
2006-10-20 Filmstaden Råsunda Solna Sweden 134 min
2006-10-20 Rigoletto Stockholm Sweden 134 min
2006-10-20 Grand Lidingö Sweden 134 min
DVD release (rental) 2007-02-14 Sweden
DVD release 2007-02-14 Sweden

Soundtrack listing

Original title Chants d'Espagne. Leyenda, op. 232
Composer Isaac Albéniz (1892)
Musical Arrangement Bengt Nilsson


Original title Boro Boro
Composer Alex Labaf (2004)
Robert Uhlmann (2004)
Performed by Arash


Original title Håll i mej
Composer Dan Hylander (1996)
Lyrics Dan Hylander (1996)
Singer Totta Näslund
Josefin Nilsson


Original title Bum Life Song
Composer Qwan (2004)
Lyrics Qwan (2004)
Performed by Qwan


Original title One Life One Love
Composer Qwan (2003)
Lyrics Qwan (2003)
Performed by Qwan


Original title Han är vacker när han sover
Composer Anna Källdén
Lyrics Anna Källdén
Singer Anna Källdén


Original title On 'n On
Composer Elián Jajjo
Amin Alabadi
Performed by Amin Alabadi
Elián Jajjo


Original title There's a Lot of Things To Do Before You Die
Composer John Engelbert (2006)
Lyrics John Engelbert (2006)
Performed by Johnossi (2006)


Awards

Nominated for the Guldbagge Award Stockholm 2007 Best Director Anders Nilsson
Stockholm 2007 Best Actress in a Leading Role Oldoz Javidi
Stockholm 2007 Best Actor in a Supporting Role Peter Engman
Stockholm 2007 Best Screenplay Anders Nilsson
Stockholm 2007 Best Screenplay Joakim Hansson
Festival Award Berlin 2007 (Amnesty International Film Award, Berlin International Film Festival, Tyskland)
Dubrovnik 2007 (best fictional film, Libertas Film Festival, Dubrovnik, Kroatien)

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 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 Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Duplicate negative
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Internegative
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Internegative
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Duplicate positive neutral background
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Low contrast print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm
Length 3669


Element type Sound negative
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Size Between 850 x 400 and 850 x 690


Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title När mörkret faller av Anders Nilsson & Joakim Hansson. Version 5.0 - inspelningsmanuskript. 2006-01-09.
Extent 131 s.
Language Svenska


Script type Dialoglista
Extent 84 s. + 12 s. för- och eftertext, produktionsuppgifter samt musiklista.
Language Svenska


Script type Dialoglista
Script title When darkness falls.
Extent 78 s.
Language Engelska


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title När mörkret faller. Filmmanuskript av Anders Nilsson & Joakim Hansson. Version 2.1. 2005-06-28.
Extent 133 s.
Language Svenska


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title När mörkret faller. Filmmanuskript av Anders Nilsson & Joakim Hansson. Version 4.1 2005-11-22.
Extent 131 s.
Language Svenska


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title När mörkret faller. Filmmanuskript av Anders Nilsson & Joakim Hansson. Version 4.1 2005-11-21.
Extent 131 s.
Language Svenska


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