The Melkersson family decides to leave the city for the summer to rent a house in the Stockholm archipelago. They come to enjoy the simple life there and all adventures that come their way together with resident family, the Grankvists.
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Torsten Lilliecrona ...  Melker Melkersson 13 episodes, 1964
Louise Edlind ...  Malin Melkersson 13 episodes, 1964
Björn Söderbäck Björn Söderbäck ...  Johan Melkersson 13 episodes, 1964
Urban Strand Urban Strand ...  Niklas Melkersson 13 episodes, 1964
Stephen Lindholm Stephen Lindholm ...  Pelle Melkersson 13 episodes, 1964
Bengt Eklund ...  Nisse Grankvist 13 episodes, 1964
Eva Stiberg ...  Märta Grankvist 13 episodes, 1964
Lillemor Österlund Lillemor Österlund ...  Teddy Grankvist 13 episodes, 1964
Bitte Ulvskog Bitte Ulvskog ...  Freddy Grankvist 13 episodes, 1964
Maria Johansson ...  Maria 'Tjorven' Grankvist 13 episodes, 1964
Tommy Johnson ...  Björn 13 episodes, 1964
Siegfried Fischer ...  Söderman 13 episodes, 1964
Kristina Jämtmark Kristina Jämtmark ...  Stina 13 episodes, 1964
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The Melkersson family decides to leave the city for the summer to rent a house in the Stockholm archipelago. They come to enjoy the simple life there and all adventures that come their way together with resident family, the Grankvists.

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Country:

Sweden

Language:

Swedish

Release Date:

18 January 1964 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

De Kinderen van de Zoutkreek See more »

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Budget:

SEK 1,300,000 (estimated)
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Artfilm,Sveriges Radio See more »
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Runtime:

(13 episodes)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
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Trivia

There is no island called Saltkråkan but the island where the movies were recorded is located in the archipelago of Stockholm and is called "Norröra". See more »

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Followed by Tjorven och Mysak (1966) See more »

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Enchanting
17 May 2018 | by luthien-24639See all my reviews

I loved Pippi Långstrumpf because I could dream about being as kick-ass and strong as her; I loved Karlsson på taket because I secretly hoped to one day also find a flying anarchist on our roof; but I love Vi på Saltkråkan because it has blended so perfectly into my own memories of summer holidays, even though that was on Schiermonnikoog instead of Saltkråkan.


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