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Release Date:
27 September 1968 (Sweden) See more »
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Max von Sydow ... Gustav Olofsson

Bibi Andersson ... Elin Pappila
Toralv Maurstad ... Lassen, priest
Thommy Berggren ... Colett
Roland Hedlund ... Luleå
Cornelis Vreeswijk ... The Cook

José Lewgoy ... Pepito
Wilza Carla ... Ana Gorda
Eva Henning ... Mari
Eliezer Gomes ... Moro
Maria Christina ... Maruja
Fábio Sabag ... Bar Patron
Ingvar Kjellson ... Consul

Directed by
Lars-Magnus Lindgren 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Lars-Magnus Lindgren  writer
Peder Sjögren  novel

Produced by
Göran Lindgren .... producer
Bertil Ohlsson .... executive producer
Original Music by
Bengt-Arne Wallin 
Cinematography by
Gunnar Fischer 
Film Editing by
Carl-Olov Skeppstedt 
Production Design by
Vibeke Hallberg 
Costume Design by
Gertie Lindgren  (as Gertie Lundgren)
Makeup Department
Helena Olofsson-Carmback .... makeup artist (as Helena Olofsson)
Sound Department
Olle Bohlin .... recording supervisor
Olle Jacobsson .... sound mixer
Ulf Nordholm .... sound effects
Tage Sjöberg .... sound
Nils Skeppstedt .... sound effects
Camera and Electrical Department
Björn Thermænius .... camera operator
Other crew
Roberto Bakker .... recording assistant
Mikael Lindgren .... recording assistant
Viveka Nordstroem .... script girl
Reynaldo Paes de Barros .... recording assistant

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Also Known As:
"Svarta palmkronor" - Sweden (original title)
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146 min (original) | Sweden:104 min
Color (Eastmancolor)
Aspect Ratio:
1.66 : 1 See more »
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Did You Know?

The novel by Peder Sjögren (published 1944) on which the film is based on is set in Valencia, Spain as the film is set in Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The reason for this is that director Lars-Magnus Lindgren wasn't satisfied with the Mediterranean filming locations.See more »
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