"Every generation needs Ibsen" says Bo Widerberg and presents his version of the classic drama "The Wild Duck" from 1884. As in a thriller we get to follow how the family happiness of the Ekdahls is driven towards a tragic disintegration.

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Tomas von Brömssen ...
 Hjalmar Ekdahl (3 episodes, 1989)
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 Gina Ekdahl (3 episodes, 1989)
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 Gregers Werle (3 episodes, 1989)
Sten-Åke Cederhök ...
 Old Ekdahl (3 episodes, 1989)
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 Hedvig Ekdahl (3 episodes, 1989)
Mats Bergman ...
 Relling (2 episodes, 1989)
Mona Seilitz ...
 Mrs. Sörby (2 episodes, 1989)
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 Molvig (2 episodes, 1989)
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"Every generation needs Ibsen" says Bo Widerberg and presents his version of the classic drama "The Wild Duck" from 1884. As in a thriller we get to follow how the family happiness of the Ekdahls is driven towards a tragic disintegration.

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A 30 minute TV documentary was shown in connection with the mini-series, featuring an interview with director Bo Widerberg and some behind the scenes footage ("Inför Vildanden: Möte med Widerberg"). See more »

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Version of BBC Sunday-Night Theatre: The Wild Duck (1952) See more »

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