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Original title Mio : En dokumentärfilm om kärlek, våld & vardag
Film type Feature
Category Documentary
Form Live-action
Average rating 3,14 / 5
Director
Producer
Screenplay
Production country
Production company
Classification Allowed from age 7
Dialogue
Swedish release 2008-08-15

Plot summary

As a child, Mio was sent from Thailand to Sweden in order to make enough money to pay for his sister’s education back home. As a 17 year old he lives in a suburb of Stockholm, an isolated...

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Festival contact (documentary):

Sara Rüster
+46 8 665 11 41
sara.ruster@filminstitutet.se

Josefina Mothander
+46 8 665 12 67
Josefina.mothander@filminstitutet.se

 

Titles

Original title
Swedish release title
International title
Working title

Crew

Director
Screenplay
Producer
Project Coordinator
Music
Film Editor
Story Editor
Legally responsible
Film Commissioner
Post Production Supervisor
Digital Grading
Visual Effects
Sound Editor
Re-recording Mixer
Graphic Design
Other Crew
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Cast

Companies

Production Company Regissör Jonas Embring
Copyright Regissör Jonas Embring 2008
Co-Production Company Sveriges Television AB
Advance allocations Film Stockholm
Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet 2007

Plot summary

As a child, Mio was sent from Thailand to Sweden in order to make enough money to pay for his sister’s education back home.
As a 17 year old he lives in a suburb of Stockholm, an isolated block of flats, far away from the world of his dreams and those ambitions he had back home.

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 145244
Date 2008-02-27
Classification Allowed from age 7


Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.85:1
Sound system Dolby Digital
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in minutes 72 min


Release dates

Festival showing 2008-03-12 Victoria Malmö Sweden 71 min (BUFF Filmfestival, BetaCam)
2008-03-13 Spegeln Malmö Sweden 71 min (BUFF Filmfestival, BetaCam)
2008-03-07 Victoria 1 Stockholm Sweden 71 min (Tempo Dokumentärfestival 08)
2008-03-08 Victoria 3 Stockholm Sweden 71 min (Tempo Dokumentärfestival 08)
Release in Sweden 2008-08-15 Stockholm Sweden 72 min

Soundtrack listing

Original title That Face
Composer Pelle Jacobsson
Lyrics John Eriksson - tuktuk
Performed by John Eriksson - tuktuk


Original title Messed up Waltz
Composer Pelle Jacobsson - tuktuk
Lyrics Pelle Jacobsson - tuktuk
Performed by Pelle Jacobsson


Original title People
Composer Pelle Jacobsson - tuktuk
Performed by Pelle Jacobsson


Original title Vega
Composer Pelle Jacobsson
Lyrics John Eriksson
Performed by Pelle Jacobsson - tuktuk


Original title Atrocities
Performed by Anthony & The Johnsons


Original title Om du bara visste
Composer Cedric & Jeffrey
Lyrics Cedric & Jeffrey


Original title Way of Thinking
Composer Pelle Jacobsson
Lyrics John Eriksson
Performed by Pelle Jacobsson - tuktuk


Original title Mamazita
Composer Cedric & Jeffrey


Original title Utopi
Composer Cedric & Jeffrey


Original title Fast i vår trakt
Composer Cedric & Jeffrey


Original title Förlåt
Composer Cedric & Jeffrey


Original title If we're lucky. if we're lucky
Composer Pelle Jacobsson
Lyrics John Eriksson
Performed by John Eriksson - tuktuk


Original title För trakten
Composer Cedric & Jeffrey


Original title Martha
Composer Pelle Jacobsson
Lyrics John Eriksson
Performed by Pelle Jacobsson - tuktuk


Original title Se mig
Composer Cedric & Jeffrey


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 Low contrast print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm
Length 1987


Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Holdings Scripts

Script type Dialoglista
Script title Mio
Extent 37 s. + 4 s. eftertext samt musiklista.
Language Swedish


Script type Synopsis
Script title Mio
Extent 1 s.
Language Swedish


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