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Original title
Swedish release title
International title


Production Manager
Director of Photography
Production Designer
Film Editor
Production Mixer
Sound Design
First Assistant Director
Script Supervisor
Production Coordinator
Legally responsible
Production Assistant
Film Commissioner
Post Production Supervisor
Camera Operator
First Assistant Cameraman
Second Assistant Cameraman
Still Photographer
Steadicam Operator
Best Boy
Color Timer
Lab Coordinator
On-line Editing
Digital Grading
Assistant Production Designer
Costume Designer
Make-up / Hair
Costume Assistant
Make-up Assistant
Boom Operator
Re-recording Mixer
Title Design
Other Crew
Thanks to
Designed by


Melinda Kinnaman Sofie
Shanti Roney Freddy
Tova Magnusson-Norling Tina, Sofies syster
Olga Wollgård Josefin, Sofies dotter
Staffan Kihlbom Sören, skötare
Ginger Sjöberg statist
Daniel Färnstrand statist/stand-in
Kristina Åkerman statist/stand-in
Maud Söderberg statist
Anita Broberg statist


Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 2.35:1
Sound type Sound
Sound system Dolby Stereo Spectral Recording
Colour type Colour
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in metres 520 meter
Length in minutes 19 min
Reels 1 rullar

Release dates

Festival showing 2006-01-27 Haga 1 Gothenburg Sweden 18 min (35 mm, Göteborg Film Festival)
2006-01-29 Atalante Gothenburg Sweden 18 min (35 mm, Göteborg Film Festival)
2006-02-01 Atalante Gothenburg Sweden 18 min (35 mm, Göteborg Film Festival)
TV showing 2007-08-02 SVT2 Sweden 18 min
Festival showing 2009-10-25 Slottsbiografen Uppsala Sweden 18 min Uppsala Internationella Kortfilmfestival. Martin Lima de Faria & Anette Skåhlberg i retrospektiv.

Soundtrack listing

Original title Santa Lucia
Composer Teodoro Cottrau (1850/51)
Lyrics Teodoro Cottrau (italiensk text 1850/51)
Arvid Rosén (svensk text "Natten går tunga fjät")
Sigrid Elmblad (svensk text "Sankta Lucia, ljusklara hägring")
Singer Olga Wollgård

Holdings Film

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Element type Low contrast print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm
Length 520

Element type Original picture negative
Gauge 35 mm
Length 520

Element type Sound negative
Gauge 35 mm
Length 520

Element type Grading data
Gauge Disc

Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100

Holdings Scripts

Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Vakuum. Inspelningsversionen av Anette Skåhlberg. 25 november 2005.
Extent 10 s.
Language Swedish

Script type Dialoglista
Script title Vakuum. Av Anette Skåhlberg. Dialogmanus. Version 7, 28 december 2005.
Extent 9 s. + 4 s. kort synopsis med produktionsuppgifter samt eftertext.
Language Swedish

Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program/Promotion material
Language Swedish

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