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Original title En enastående studie i mänsklig förnedring
Film type Feature
Category Documentary
Average rating 3,4 / 5
Director
Producer
Production country
Production company
Awards
Classification Barntillåten
Swedish release 2008-05-16

Plot summary

Documentary about the filmmaker Patrik Eriksson who finds himself in a life crisis after ending a destructive relationship. His colleagues Erik Hemmendorff and Ruben Östlund use their mobile...

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Titles

Originaltitel
Svensk premiärtitel
International title
Working title
Title for Swedish DVD release

Crew

Director
Producer
Director of Photography
Music
Film Editor
Executive Producer
Film Commissioner
Post Production Supervisor
Digital Grading
Sound Editor
Re-recording Mixer

Cast

Companies

Produktionsbolag Plattform Produktion AB
Co-Production Company Film i Väst AB
Supported by Konstnärsnämnden
Advance allocations Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) Folkets Bio AB 2008
Distributor in Sweden (DVD) Folkets Bio AB 2008
Laboratory Nordisk Film Post Production AB (video till film)
Sales Plattform Produktion AB
Other Company Filmgate AB

Plot summary

Documentary about the filmmaker Patrik Eriksson who finds himself in a life crisis after ending a destructive relationship. His colleagues Erik Hemmendorff and Ruben Östlund use their mobile phones to film their therapeutic conversations with Patrik and soon he starts using the material for a film about himself and to get rid of the feeling of loneliness and hopelessness. Sweden’s first feature shot only with mobile phones.

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 145406
Date 2008-04-22
Classification Barntillåten


Technical specifications

Length in minutes 83 min


Release dates

Release in Sweden 2008-05-16 Sweden 83 min (visad i både 35 mm och med digitala kopior)
Festival showing 2008-01-30 Draken Göteborg 83 min (Göteborg International Film Festival, 35 mm)
2008-02-01 Bergakungen 3 Göteborg Sweden 83 min (Göteborg International Film Festival, 35 mm)
2008-02-02 Bergakungen 2 Göteborg Sweden 83 min (Göteborg International Film Festival, 35 mm)
DVD release 2008-10-01 Sweden

Awards

Nominated for the Guldbagge Award Stockholm 2009 Best Documentary

Holdings Film

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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 Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Size Less than 850 x 400


Holdings Scripts

Script type Dialoglista
Script title Dialoglista. En enastående studie i mänsklig förnedring.
Extent 30 s. + 6 s. för- och eftertext, musiklista, produktionsuppgifter samt regissörens kommentar.
Language Swedish


Script type Synopsis
Script title Projektbeskrivning. Treatment/Manus.
Extent 6 s. Produktionsuppgifter ingår.
Language Swedish


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program/Promotion material
Language Swedish


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