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Original title A Bitter Taste of Freedom
Film type Feature
Category Documentary
Form Live-action
Director
Producer
Screenplay
Production country
Production company
Awards
Dialogue
Swedish release 2011-09-14

Plot summary

The Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya was dedicated to uncovering the truth, always on the side of the oppressed, often putting her life at risk. The film paints a complex and intimate...

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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

 

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Swedish release title
International title
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Crew

Director
Screenplay
Producer
Director of Photography
Music
Sound Design
Compilation
Executive Producer
Production Assistant
Film Commissioner
Color Timer
Re-recording Mixer

Companies

Production Company Dixit International AB
Goldfilms
Advance allocations Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet

Plot summary

The Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya was dedicated to uncovering the truth, always on the side of the oppressed, often putting her life at risk. The film paints a complex and intimate portrait of a woman fearless in the face of destiny.

Technical specifications

Length in minutes 85 min


Release dates

Festival showing 2011-03-10 Victoria 2 Stockholm Sweden 85 min Tempo Dokumentärfestival 2011
2011-03-11 Victoria 2 Stockholm Sweden 85 min Tempo Dokumentärfestival 2011.
Release in Sweden 2011-09-14 Zita Stockholm Sweden
TV showing 2012-02-28 SVT1 Sweden 57 min

Awards

Festival Award Warszawa 2011 (Best Documentary Feature Award, 27th Warsaw Film Festival, Polen)

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 Video tape digital
Gauge Digital Betacam (PAL)


Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100
Poster title A Bitter Taste of Freedom


Holdings Scripts

Script type Dialoglista
Script title Dialoglista. Frihetens bittra smak. 15 november 2010.
Extent 40 s. + för- och eftertext samt musiklista.
Language Swedish


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