Lena, aged twenty, wants to know all she can about life and reality. She collects information on everyone and everything, storing her findings in an enormous archive. She experiments with relationships, political activism, and meditation. Meanwhile, the actors, director and crew are shown in a humorous parallel plot about the making of the film and their reactions to the story and each other. Nudity, explicit sex, and controversial politics kept this film from being shown in the US while its seizure by Customs was appealed. Written by
Molly Malloy <email@example.com>
Did You Know?
The movie didn't premiere in Spain until July the 1st 2005. See more
Magnus, Lena's school friend
Are there any interesting social cases here? People in sleazy flats? People with unpaid dental bills? Drug cases will do, too. I work for "Expressen" the paper with a sting. My paper is planning a conservative victory in the '68 elections. We're doing a series on the ten most sordid social welfare cases.
Crew credits occur about an hour into the movie, as they demonstrate yoga poses to Lena. See more
We Shall Overcome
Musical and Lyrical adaptation by Zilphia Horton
, Frank Hamilton, Guy Carawan
and Pete Seeger
Performed by Lena Nyman See more