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  • Plot summary
  • Swedish censorship / rating
  • Technical specifications
  • Comments
  • Original work
  • Production location
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Original title Pionér
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Form Live-action
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Plot summary

It's the early 80s and Norway is keen to secure supplies of its undersea oil. Peder, a diver, is determined to carry out test dives at more than 500 metres' depth. He and his brother Knut have...

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Companies

Production company Friland Produksjon AS
Co-Production Company Garagefilm International AB
Advance allocations Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet

Plot summary

It's the early 80s and Norway is keen to secure supplies of its undersea oil. Peder, a diver, is determined to carry out test dives at more than 500 metres' depth. He and his brother Knut have the skill, strength and courage to carry it out, but something goes wrong. Pioneer is a conspiracy thriller about personal loss and a nation's success.

Release dates

TV showing 2017-01-05 SVT1 Sweden
2017-12-08 SVT1 Sweden

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. For enquiries please contact filmarkivet@filminstitutet.se

Element type Digitalt visningsmaterial
Gauge DCP


Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Pioneer. Et filmmanus av Hans Gunnarsson basert på en filmfortelling av Kathrine Valen & Cathinka Nicolaysen. Version 0909-2011.
Extent 103 s. + 4 s. ill.
Language Norwegian


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Pioneer. Et filmmanus av Hans Gunnarsson basert på en filmfortelling av Kathrine Valen & Cathinka Nicolaysen.
Extent 133 s.
Language Norwegian


Script type Dialoglista
Extent 39 s. + 10 s. för- och eftertext.
Language Swedish


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Pioneer. A film manuscript by Hans Gunnarsson, Erik Skjoldbjærg and Nikolaj Frobenuis based on a narrative for film by Kathrine Valen & Cathinka Nicolaysen.
Extent 102 s.
Language English


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