Thirteen year-old Nils Holgersson is bored dwelling on a farm with his parents. Instead of helping on the farm, he prefers to play pranks and tease animals. He wants to spend more time with... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Justus Kammerer ...
Pauline Rénevier ...
Åsa Berggren
Cecilia Ljung ...
Hanns Zischler ...
Kobold
Kurt Krömer ...
Eduard Formula
Stephanie Japp ...
Stina Holgersson (as Stefanie Japp)
Hinnerk Schönemann ...
Ole Holgersson
Johan Ulveson ...
Hobo #1
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Hobo #2
Bastian Pastewka ...
Gänserich Martin (voice)
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Wildgans Akka von Kebnekajse (voice)
Udo Schenk ...
Fuchs Smirre (voice)
Robert Missler ...
Rabe Bataki (voice)
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Adler Gorgo (voice)
Ralf Schmitz ...
Hund Alfred (voice)
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Thirteen year-old Nils Holgersson is bored dwelling on a farm with his parents. Instead of helping on the farm, he prefers to play pranks and tease animals. He wants to spend more time with a beautiful girl - Asa. One day life is unexpectedly changed Nils... Boy meets elf, who makes Nils shrinks to its size. What's more, Nils begins to understand animals and communicate with them. Gasior Bataki Martin and Raven became his friends. When Martin flies to Lapland with a group of geese, led by the wise Acre, Nils willingly joins them. Aka is confident that it can help Nils become a better person, and thus regain its normal growth. Meanwhile, Asa also travels to Lapland to find Nils. Written by ryder12222

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Jan Josef Liefers is in some sources credited as the German voice actor of Rabe Bataki, but the role was actually performed by Robert Missler. See more »

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Version of Nils Holgerssons underbara resa i nutid (1996) See more »

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Nils Holgersson
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Written by Detlef Petersen
Performed by Sanna Nielsen
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