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Glasblåsarns barn (1998)

Based on the novel by Maria Gripe, this is the story of two children, Klas and Klara, growing up in the poor Swedish countryside of the mid-19th century. Their father Albert is a ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Lena Granhagen ...
Flaxa Mildväder
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Albert
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Sofia
Oliver P. Peldius ...
Klas
Jasmine Heikura ...
Klara
Elin Klinga ...
The Empress
Thommy Berggren ...
The Emperor
Ann-Cathrin Palme ...
Nana
Måns Westfelt ...
Kusken
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Nana (voice)
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Kloka (voice)
Helge Jordal ...
Glasförsäljaren
Margreth Weivers ...
Dockförsäljerskan
Martin Lange ...
Betjänt
Peter Nystedt ...
Betjänt
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Based on the novel by Maria Gripe, this is the story of two children, Klas and Klara, growing up in the poor Swedish countryside of the mid-19th century. Their father Albert is a glass-blower, famous for his beautiful vases, but still unable to earn enough money for his wife Sofia and the children. At a spring fair a distinguished gentleman arrives and buys all of Albert's glassware. After this nothing will be the same again. Klas and Klara are kidnapped and taken to a strange castle... Written by Fredrik Klasson <fredrik.klasson@boras.mail.telia.com>

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27 February 1998 (Sweden)  »

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The Glass-blower's Children  »

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SEK 28,000,000 (estimated)
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The kind of thing to show your children if you want them to grow up to be Ingmar Bergman
22 December 2003 | by See all my reviews

The eternal fight between good and evil.

Well-made with good acting but gloomy and depressing. This is what you would show your kids if you want them to grow up to be Ingmar Bergman.


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