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Original title Amatörer
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Average rating 3,68 / 5
Production country
Production company
Classification Allowed from age 7
Swedish release 2018-03-16


Shada Ismaeel
Aidas moster

Susanne Hedman
Kerstin, lärare

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Plot summary

The camera - a weapon with infinite ammunition but limited battery life.


Festival contact (feature):

Petter Mattsson
+46 8 665 11 34

Theo Tsappos
+46 8 665 11 33


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Swedish release title
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Production Manager
Line Producer
Director of Photography
Production Designer
Film Editor
Production Mixer
Sound Design
Assistant Director
First Assistant Director
Second Assistant Director
Artistic Advisor
Stunt Coordinator
Special Effects
Script Consultant
Associate Producer
Executive Producer
Production Coordinator
Location Manager
Production Assistant
Craft service
Location Scout
Post Production Supervisor
Casting Assistant
Film Commissioner
First Assistant Cameraman
Still Photographer
Additional Photography
Second Unit Director of Photography
Aerial Photography
Best Boy
Key Grip
Digital Grading
Digital Imaging Technician (DIT)
Music Supervisor
Assistant Property Master
Costume Designer
Make-up / Hair
Costume Assistant
Boom Operator
Re-recording Mixer
Graphic Design
Other Crew


Zahraa Aldoujaili Aida
Yara Aliadotter Dana
Fredrik Dahl Musse
Shada Ismaeel Aidas moster
Maria Nohra Noor
Susanne Hedman Kerstin, lärare
Mimmi Fasth Lisa, kommuntjänsteman
Hans Neumayer Bengt, kommunchef
Hans Andersson Lars-Erik, kommuntjänsteman
Anna Andersson Margareta, kommuntjänsteman
Joakim Adriansson Dan, kommuntjänsteman
Rukmalene Dahl Musses mamma
Persin Abdulrahman Danas mamma
Boban Petrovski Danas bonuspappa
Shokri Shakor Keryo kille i actionfilm
Basil Alwaeli kille i actionfilm
Oskar Gustavsson kille i actionfilm
Mohammed Al Dosari kille i actionfilm


Partner C More Entertainment AB
Production company Garagefilm International AB
Co-Production Company Sveriges Television AB
Film i Väst AB
Supported by Göteborgs stad
Creative Europe
Lindholmen Science Park
Partner Triart Film AB
Advance allocations Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet
Distributor in Sweden (DCP) Triart Film AB 2018
Post Production Company Shoot & Post AB

Plot summary

The camera - a weapon with infinite ammunition but limited battery life.

Swedish censorship / rating

Certificate number 205191
Date 2018-02-23
Classification Allowed from age 7

Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.85:1
Sound type Sound
Colour type Colour
Width DCP
Length in minutes 102 min

Production location

Svenljunga Sweden
Gothenburg Sweden
Svenljunga Sweden
Tranemo Sweden
Stenungssund Sweden
Jonsered Sweden
Gullspång Sweden
Mölndal Sweden
Borås Sweden
Mölnlycke Sweden
Sexdrega Sweden
Strömsnäsbruk Sweden

Release dates

Festival showing 2018-01-26 Draken Gothenburg Sweden Göteborg Filmfestival 2018
Release in Sweden 2018-03-16 Sweden
TV showing 2020-05-01 SVT2 Sweden


Nominated for the Guldbagge Award Stockholm 2019 Best Director Gabriela Pichler
Stockholm 2019 Best Actress in a Leading Role Zahraa Aldoujaili
Stockholm 2019 Best Actor in a Leading Role Fredrik Dahl
Stockholm 2019 Best Screenplay Jonas Hassen Khemiri
Stockholm 2019 Best Screenplay Gabriela Pichler
Dragon Award Gothenburg 2018 (Best Nordic Film, 41:e Göteborg International Film Festival, Sverige)

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Element type Digitalt arkivmaterial
Gauge MAP

Element type Digitalt visningsmaterial

Element type Digitalt tilläggsmaterial

Element type Digitalt visningsmaterial
Gauge ProRes

Element type Digitalt visningsmaterial
Gauge H264

Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100
Poster title Amatörer

Holdings Scripts

Script type Dialoglista
Extent 64 s.
Language English

Script type Dialoglista
Extent 64 s.
Language English

Script type Dialoglista
Extent 63 s.
Language Swedish

Script type Credits
Extent 9 s.
Language Swedish

Script type Credits
Extent 2 s.
Language Swedish

Script type Dialoglista
Extent 70 s.
Language Swedish

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Extent 86 s.
Language Swedish

Script type Övrigt
Extent 1 s.

Holdings Promotion materials

Type Kringmaterial
Language Swedish

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