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Mia
Kajsa Ernst ...
Eivor
Ann Petrén ...
Gunilla
Barbro Enberg ...
Barbro
Joakim Lindblad ...
Jan-Olof
Inga Ålenius ...
Anna
Willie Andréason ...
Calle
Lars-Gunnar Aronsson ...
Ingvar (as Lars G. Aronsson)
Peter Jankert ...
Tommy
Maja Andersson ...
Ida
Alf Nilsson ...
Tore
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Bjernulf
Lars-Gunnar Björklund ...
Spelman (as Lars Gunnar Björklund)
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Helena
Martin Heningsson ...
Johan
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Mia, who's living in Stockholm, comes home to her small childhood town to celebrate her father's birthday. There she finds herself looked down-upon by her oldest sister; and she has to confront both her sisters when her father decides to give her the cabin by the lake, a place sought-after by both of her sisters. She visits some people who are still living in the small town, and all seem quite content with the lives they're leading. However, as the story progresses it becomes more and more noticeable that none of the characters feel good about how they live. Written by Icea

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Simply the best
10 February 2005 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

This is the best movie I've ever seen!

Maybe it's because I live just a few miles from the village were the story take place, and I know how things work out in this area in Sweden. The movie tells the truth, believe me! It both criticizes and honors the lifestyle of Dalarna, and the producer wants people who watch the movie to be more opened minded and care more for your closest friends and relatives.

But if you live in another small village anywhere in Sweden (or another country) you will probably also recognize much from this movie.

Thank you Maria Blom!


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