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A complex story of a misaligned man, though good intent, creating a nightmarish Dystopian existence.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Roger Olofsson (voice)
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Nina (voice)
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Ivan Bahn (voice)
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Ralph Parker (voice)
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Stefan (voice)
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Anna Svensson (voice)
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Karl (voice)
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Firaz (voice)
Fredrik Eddari ...
Mehmet (voice)
Doreen Månsson ...
Asylum TV-Hostess (voice)
Indy Neidell ...
Wayne Marshal (voice)
Joanna Mikolajczyk ...
The Metro (voice) (as Joanna Zofia Bard Mikolajczyk)
Goran Marjanovic ...
Asylum Seeker (voice)
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Roger's Boss (voice)
Lotta Bromé ...
News Anchor (voice)
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In the near future, oil reserves are nearly depleted and Europe is connected by series of underground tunnels. While navigating these tunnels, Roger hears voices, one in particular. Seeking a way to rid himself of the voice only leads Roger deeper into a bizarre conspiracy of control - mind and body. Written by Pusan International Film Festival

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Someone is listening to your thoughts


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27 November 2009 (Sweden)  »

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Metropía  »

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SEK 32,000,000 (estimated)
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Anna wears a t-shirt that says "Maybe he hasn't called because he's washing his hair" See more »

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Just before the Hello Kitty bomb explodes, Selma the Fish is still on Stefan's desk in her tank. Roger had taken both fish and tank a few minutes earlier when he left. See more »

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Referenced in Stockholms 20th International Film Festival (2009) See more »

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Okay ... well
27 November 2013 | by (Switzerland) – See all my reviews

So first of all: In general I am a big fan of low-budget and small films. I think thats where the real passion is.

And Metroia really was a one-man-thing. At least that what I took from it. So there is a pretty impressive achievement here. No doubt. I respect that. I like that.

So it kinda hurts me that I have to say that Metropia would have been a better short film then a feature. It sometimes just dragged. And not in a moody or artistic way (dont worry, I am all in for Tarkovsky and Co) but just with spans of scenes that are not interesting. You can argue that a certain kind of monotony helps you understand the character better. I guess thats correct. But there was still a little underwhelming taste in the end.


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