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Hugo and Josephine (1967)

Hugo och Josefin (original title)
Josefin is a six year old girl who lives isolated in the countryside, where her father is a priest. She has no friends until she meets Hugo. He is a carefree boy who rather walk in the ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Fredrik Becklén ...
Hugo Andersson (as Fredrik)
Marie Öhman ...
Josefin / Jenny Grå (as Marie)
Beppe Wolgers ...
Gudmarson
Inga Landgré ...
Josefins mamma
Helena Brodin ...
Lärarinnan
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Karl Carlsson ...
Karl
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Josefin is a six year old girl who lives isolated in the countryside, where her father is a priest. She has no friends until she meets Hugo. He is a carefree boy who rather walk in the forest than goes to school. Together with the gardener they make up fun things to do. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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Färgfilm för dig och dina barn

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Connections

Edited into Short cuts från Sandrews (1999) See more »

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For Unto Us a Son is Given
from "Messiah"
Written by George Frideric Handel
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Yes, the magic world of childhood's imagination, in all its solemnity
30 November 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Yes, I remember seeing it a long time ago and still have in my mind that sunflower "walking" by an open window, still hear the voices with all that intensity of childhood in questions and answers... The camera seems at times to be a partner in the children's games, and to invite us to participate. I also enjoyed the absence of moralizing comments be they verbal or visual. You know it's a great movie when it stays with you for years! We need these movies out there, for others to enjoy and discover. There are a few moments that breathe similar air in "The Steamroller and the Violin" - Andrei Tarkovsky's first movie ( you can find it on Netflix). Any other movies that would dwell in the same area?

I am an optimist, we'll find a DVD copy of it, eventually!


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