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SWEDISH AUTO is the dramatic story of a small-town mechanic who voyeuristically observes life from the shadows... See more » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Lukas Haas ... Carter

January Jones ... Darla
Gordon Bass ... Lawyer
Anne Brown ... Ruth

Brianne Davis ... Ann

Tim DeZarn ... Shelley (as Tim De Zarn)

D.L. Hopkins ... Cook

Mary Mara ... Pam
Jonathan Orcutt ... Wrecker Driver

Lee Weaver ... Leroy

Chris Williams ... Bobby
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Aisha Renée Moore ... Coffeehouse Patron (uncredited)

Directed by
Derek Sieg 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Derek Sieg 

Produced by
Tyler Davidson .... producer
Jennifer Dodson .... executive producer
Jay R. Ferguson .... executive producer
Hathalee Higgs .... associate producer
Andrew Kavovit .... executive producer
Lynn Kramer .... line producer
Original Music by
Josh Robertson 
Cinematography by
Richard Lopez 
Film Editing by
Daniel A. Valverde 
Casting by
Anya Colloff 
Amy McIntyre Britt 
Michael V. Nicolo 
Production Design by
Ruth De Jong 
Art Direction by
Kevin Pierce 
Set Decoration by
Taylor Savas Reese 
Costume Design by
Amelia Zontini 
Makeup Department
Tiki Barber .... assistant hair stylist
Tiki Barber .... assistant makeup artist
Laura Garrett .... key hair stylist
Laura Garrett .... key makeup artist
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Eric Hurt .... second second assistant director
Noel Maitland .... second assistant director
Kahlil Pedizisai .... first assistant director
Art Department
Clint Bonner .... set dresser
Stephen G. Shifflette .... leadman
Sound Department
Leslie Bloome .... foley artist (as Leslie Bloom)
Alan Freedman .... adr engineer
Adam Harding .... adr engineer
Bruce Kitzmeyer .... sound editor
Beauxregard Neylen .... assistant adr mixer
Alex Raspa .... adr mixer: New York
Alex Raspa .... foley mixer
Chris Rich .... post sound coordinator (as Christopher Rich)
Kyle A. Ryan .... sound mixer
Ahmad Shirazi .... supervising sound editor
Leonard Suwalski .... boom operator
Colin Weeks .... sound re-recording mixer
Special Effects by
Barry Davis .... special effects
Camera and Electrical Department
Aida Artieda .... best boy electric
Ian Carmody .... second assistant camera
Kiely Cronin .... first assistant camera
James Davis .... electrician
Kent Eanes .... still photographer
Alex Esber .... first assistant camera
Nick Haines-Stiles .... best boy grip
James Heerdegen .... key grip
Monica Houston .... still photographer
Marcus Lehmann .... gaffer
Kevin Martt .... grip
Christopher Norris .... first assistant camera
Alexander Roberts .... camera intern (as Zander Roberts)
Jason Sarrey .... grip
Donnie Schneider .... electrician
Yoshi Sonoda .... electrician
Han West .... camera intern
Casting Department
Liz Marks .... local casting
Jennifer Rudolph .... casting: New York
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Dejon Gee Coppadge .... wardrobe assistant
Kathy B. Washington .... costumer
Editorial Department
Don Ciana .... film timer
Erin Davis .... assistant editor
Joe Gawler .... digital intermediate colorist
Marygrace Nicolas .... digital intermediate project manager
Ralph Scaglione .... on-line editor
Christian Zak .... digital intermediate producer
Music Department
Nick Kendall .... musician: violin
Transportation Department
Jamie Davidson .... transportation
Tom McCue .... transportation coordinator
Jeremy Slonaker .... transportation
Other crew
Jill Ashley .... assistant to producer
Nick Bacon .... production intern
Stutz Bearcat .... production assistant
Tim Beyerle .... craft service
Jamie Broadnax .... production assistant
Christian D. Bruun .... title designer
Matt Cahill .... location manager
Jean-Paul Chreky .... script supervisor
Ralph Costanza .... print coordinator
Erin Davis .... assistant production office coordinator
Patrick Harrison .... stand-in
Willie Jackson .... production assistant
Hugh Kalergis .... assistant location manager
Jen Lilley .... production assistant
Gina Mauro .... assistant production accountant
Marcia McGee .... assistant to producer
Lisa Reeder .... chef
Lisa Robertson .... production accountant
Daniel Silverman .... film recorder
Angela Smith .... production office coordinator
Lizzy Steers-Smith .... stand-in
Mike Suter .... production assistant
Dustin Thompson .... production assistant
Chad Welch .... key set production assistant
Barry Ellenberger .... special thanks

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USA:97 min
Aspect Ratio:
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14 out of 30 people found the following review useful.
seen it before and got tired of it!, 28 September 2006
Author: hahanoulis8 from Greece

I saw Swedish Auto in "Opening Nights",Athens' international film festival, and I was really disappointed with it!It was supposed to be a boy meets girl movie which despite not having such a great script, allows you to get lost in the romance and atmosphere of the couple and the surrounding...I think the director really tried to create a film influenced by European cinematography(as he also admitted) but...he only tried!The script is really annoying from time to time.It is mostly typical!Being the director's first film and script, the plot is nothing more than a boy meets a girl-they both have problems-the boy fixes a car-the boy saves the girl and her mother from the evil stepfather or boyfriend or whatever.It is nothing more than a typical American story covered with wanna be European cinematography... What is there to notice only is the challenging performance of Lukas Haas and January Jones and a sympathetic soundtrack.

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