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Original title Cockpit
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Form Live-action
Average rating 3,21 / 5
Director
Producer
Screenplay
Production country
Production company
Classification Allowed from age 7
Dialogue
Swedish release 2012-07-13

Plot summary

Valle is a pilot who loses his job, his wife and his house at the same time. His radical solution is to put on a wig and a dress and to apply for a job that requires a certain quota of women....

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Festival contact (feature):

Petter Mattsson
+46 8 665 11 34
petter.mattsson@filminstitutet.se

Theo Tsappos
+46 8 665 11 33
theo.tsappos@filminstitutet.se

Titles

Original title
Swedish release title
International title
Title for Swedish DVD release

Crew

Director
Screenplay
Producer
Production Manager
Project Coordinator
Director of Photography
Production Designer
Film Editor
Production Mixer
Sound Design
First Assistant Director
Second Assistant Director
Conforming
Stunt Coordinator
Script Supervisor
Associate Producer
Executive Producer
Production Coordinator
Location Manager
Runner
Assistant to the Producer
Casting
Location Scout
Production Accountant
Film Commissioner
Post Production Supervisor
First Assistant Cameraman
Second Assistant Cameraman
Still Photographer
Second Unit Director of Photography
Gaffer
Best Boy
Compositor
Digital Grading
Visual Effects
Digital Imaging Technician (DIT)
Composer
Music Supervisor
Assistant Production Designer
Matte painting
Costume Designer
Dressmaker
Costume Assistant
Caterer
Stunt
Boom Operator
Sound Editor
Foley
Re-recording Mixer
Trainee
Titles
Legal Advisor
Insurance
Other Crew

Cast

Jonas Karlsson Valle / Maria
Marie Robertson Cecilia
Ellen Jelinek Maria
David Bonté Atterberg Linus
Karin Lithman Caroline
Chatarina Larsson Susanna
Carina Söderman Rakel
Björn Gustafsson Albin
Sofia Ledarp Annika
Mårten Klingberg Jens
Gustav Levin Peter
Björn Andersson Harald
Måns Westfelt Gunnar
Eva Fritjofson Socialsekreterare
Karin Bjurström konsulten
Tanja Lorentzon nyskild magspecialist
Frederik Nilsson läkare efter flygkrasch
Johan Friberg läkare med dödsbesked
Jimmy Lindström arg taxichaufför
Miran Kamala sjungande taxichaufför
Sebastian Sporsén teknist
Elmira Arikan feminist på självförsvarskurs
Rebecka Nyberg bartjej
Anna Parrow flygvärdinna som vill skiljas
Julia Marco-Nord tacksam journalist
Johan Karlberg skeptisk journalist
Kjell Lundgren bonde
Anders Axén ledsen chef
- som sig själva:
Gudrun Schyman
Olle Carlsson
Måns Zelmerlöw
Hanna Fahl
Fredrik Virtanen
Kjell Eriksson
Marianne Rundström
Birger Schlaug
Douglas Roos
Maria Abrahamsson
Anna Flemming

Companies

Production Company Garagefilm International AB
Co-Production Company Sveriges Television AB
Film i Väst AB
Nordisk Film AB
Nordisk Film Post Production AB
Dagsljus Filmequipment AB
Advance allocations Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet
Distributor in Sweden (DVD) Nordisk Film AB 2012
Nordisk Film AB 2012
Distributor in Sweden Nordisk Film AB 2012
Laboratory Nordisk Film ShortCut AS
Visual Effects Storm Studio AS
Recording Studio Europa Sound Production AB
FilmSound West AB
Legal Advisor Strömberg & Partners AB
Caterer Robust Gastro
Insurance Media Insurance Brokers ApS
Completion Bond European Film Bonds A/S
Deutsche Filmversicherungsgemeinschaft
Hans Lönnerheden
Other Company Osborne Johnsons Revisionsbyrå AB (revision)
Fellow Designers AB (eftertexter/tidningsanimation)
Nordisk Film ShortCut AS (digital bildbearbetning)
Stuntmakers (stunt)
Nordisk Film Post Production AB (klippstudio)
Dagsljus Filmequipment AB (kamera- och ljusutrustning)
Enric Audio (ljudutrustning)

Plot summary

Valle is a pilot who loses his job, his wife and his house at the same time. His radical solution is to put on a wig and a dress and to apply for a job that requires a certain quota of women. As "Maria" he performs a heroic deed when a plane crashes and suddenly finds himself a media favourite. But what really happened in that crash?

Swedish censorship / rating

Certificate number 200918
Date 2012-04-26
Classification Allowed from age 7


Technical specifications

Length in minutes 96 min


Production location

2011-05
Stockholm Sweden
Göteborg Sweden

Release dates

Release in Sweden 2012-07-13 Sweden
DVD release 2012-11-14 Sweden
TV showing 2015-01-31 SVT1 Sweden
2016-07-02 SVT1 Sweden
2018-01-22 SVT1 Sweden

Soundtrack listing

Original title Treulich geführt, ziehet dahin. Ur Lohengrin
Composer Richard Wagner (1850)
Lyrics Richard Wagner (tysk text 1850)
Fritz Ahlgrensson (svensk text 1874)
Performed by Mathias Nilsson


Original title Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary
By Henry Purcell
Performed by Mathias Nilsson


Original title Gå upp och pröva dina vingar
Composer Lasse Dahlquist (1944)
Lyrics Lasse Dahlquist (1944)
Performed by Jonas Karlsson


Original title Disturbtion
Composer Mathias Nilsson
Performed by The Ghost Crow


Original title En ängel bakom spakarna
Composer Mathias Nilsson
Performed by Kalle Rosén


Original title La histeria de la boda
Composer Mathias Nilsson
Performed by Pene Vago


Original title Micro
Composer Mathias Nilsson
Performed by Jennifer Bans Samosa


Original title Museum of Jazz
Composer Mathias Nilsson
Performed by Mathias Nille Nilsson


Original title Oh Oh Oh
Composer Mathias Nilsson
Performed by Darrell Writeuasong


Original title Party Boy
Composer Mathias Nilsson
Performed by Trindade Huora


Original title Rumba la luna
Composer Mathias Nilsson
Performed by The Shabby Chicks


Original title Secret
Composer Mathias Nilsson
Performed by Mouseman


Original title Song for Cecilia
Composer Mathias Nilsson
Performed by Mathias Nille Nilsson


Original title Turning Faces
Composer Mathias Nilsson
Performed by Jesus & Moses


Original title Untitled Garden
Composer Mathias Nilsson
Performed by Emergency Exit


Original title Wind in my beat
Composer Mathias Nilsson
Performed by Mathias Nilsson


Original title XXX-Perience
Composer Mathias Nilsson
Performed by Dick Slob


Original title A Kiss
By Pontus Winnberg
Christian Olsson
Mathias Nilsson
Edvin Edvinsson
Performed by Oh Fibes! Fibes


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 Duplicate positive
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Cockpit. Av: Erik Ahrnbom Version 14, vår 2011. Inspelningsversion. 2011-05-19. Konfidentiellt.
Extent 110 s.
Language Svenska


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Cockpit Dialoglista.
Extent 84 s. + för- och eftertext samt musiklista-
Language Svenska


Script type Dialoglista
Extent 66 s.
Language Engelska


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Cockpit. Av Erik Ahrnbom. Version 7, vår 2011. Konfidentiellt.
Extent 111 s.
Language Svenska


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Cockpit. Dialoglista med tidskoder.
Extent 70 s.
Language Svenska


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Misc.prints
Language Svenska


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