Madicken is a Swedish girl from the upper level family, growing up during the time of first world war which did not include Sweden. She lives happily with her family, experiencing the world and making brave and crazy things.
Rasmus lives at an orphanage. He's OK, but wants a mom and a dad, and from time to time some comes to find a child, but they always chose little girls curls. Rasmus realizes he has to run away and find parents himself.
The Melkersson family decides to leave the city for the summer to rent a house in the Stockholm archipelago. They come to enjoy the simple life there and all adventures that come their way together with resident family, the Grankvists.
The children of Saltkråkan Island take a public ferry to visit a relative only to find that she has went to hospital. When they try to row back home they lose the oars and must take refuge ... See full summary »
When director Lasse Hallström first met Astrid Lindgren she told him: "I'll try not to like you, because all the directors I like just die." This is because the previous directors who made films based on her books, Olle Hellbom and Tage Danielsson, had both passed away recently. See more »
How come there are some things you are suppose to like? And others that you aren't suppose to like? So we decided to do the opposite instead.
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Astrid Lindgren one of the greatest children's novelist ever are here with one of her's best one, about a group of children in little village in Sweden. Wonderful written stories by Ms. Lindgren. All children show outstanding performance.
Like in all Astrid Lindgren books she writes about the Charity in the world and left all the violence and bad thing in is, 'cause that's the way it best.
Starring: Anna Sahlin, Henrik Larsson, Linda Bergströmm,
Crispin Dickson Wendenius, Ellen Demérus. Directer: Lasse Hallström. Based on novel by Astrid Lindgren.
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