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Original title Morfar & jag och helikoptern till himlen
Film type Short
Category Documentary
Form Live-action
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Swedish release 2013-12-06

Plot summary

The meeting between a little boy with extraordinary powers of thought and his wise, bed-ridden and humorous grandfather makes for a unique world of scintillating dialogue, warmth and love.


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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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Crew

Director
Screenplay
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Music
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Companies

Production Company Film- och snickerifirma Bräderna Märks
Advance allocations Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet
Distributor in Sweden Folkets Bio AB

Plot summary

The meeting between a little boy with extraordinary powers of thought and his wise, bed-ridden and humorous grandfather makes for a unique world of scintillating dialogue, warmth and love.

Technical specifications

Length in minutes 14 min


Release dates

Festival showing 2013-01-26 Folkan Göteborg Sweden 14 min Göteborg International Film Festival, 2013. Svenska bilder 2.
2013-01-29 Folkan Göteborg Sweden 14 min Göteborg International Film Festival, 2013. Svenska bilder 2.
2013-02-01 Haga 1 Göteborg Sweden 14 min Göteborg Internatiional Film Festival. 2013. Svenska bilder 2.
2013-03-09 Bio Rio Stockholm Sweden 14 min Tempo dokumentärfilmfestival, 2013. Tempo Short Award block.
TV showing 2013-02-18 SVT1 Sweden
Festival showing 2013-03-12 Filmstaden 1 Malmö Sweden 14 min BUFF filmfestival, 2013.
TV showing 2013-08-08 SVT1 Sweden
Release in Sweden 2013-12-06 Sweden Svensk Kortfilm c/o Folkets Bio 2013.

Awards

Festival Award Aspen 2013 (bästa dokumentär/best dokumentary, Aspen Shortfest, USA)
Chicago 2013 (1st Prize Animated Documentary Film, Chicago International Children's Film Festival, USA)
Victoria 2013 (bästa dokumentär / Best Documentary, Victoria Independent Film Festival, Kanada)
Los Angeles 2013 (publikpris för bästa kortfilm / Audience Award Best Short, Los Angeles Film Festival, USA)
Cincinatti 2013 (bästa korta dokumentär / Best Short Documentary, Cincinatti Film Festival, USA)
Berlin 2013 (bästa korta dokumentär / Best Short Documentary, International Film Awards Berlin, Tyskland)
Wolfville 2013 (bästa kortfilm / Golden Tine Award for Best Short, Devour! The Food Film Fest, Kanada)
Warszawa 2013 (Grand Prix - the Golden Frog, Camerimage, 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 Scripts

Script type Synopsis
Script title Morfar & jag och helikoptern till himlen
Extent 1 s.
Language Svenska


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Morfar & jag och helikoptern till himlen
Extent 7 s. + 2 s. eftertext och musiklista.
Language Svenska


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