Under the stairs to the human beings house lives Vätten. He has a nice view of the forest where the little trolls lives.
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Series cast summary:
Birgitta Andersson ...  Daisy / ... 20 episodes, 1979
Eva Rydberg ...  Gloria 20 episodes, 1979
Lena-Pia Bernhardsson Lena-Pia Bernhardsson ...  Dorabella / ... 19 episodes, 1979
Ted Åström ...  Kotte 18 episodes, 1979
Siw Malmkvist ...  Mara / ... 18 episodes, 1979
Stig Järrel ...  Gorm 14 episodes, 1979
Håkan Serner ...  Vätten 13 episodes, 1979
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Under the stairs to the human beings house lives Vätten. He has a nice view of the forest where the little trolls lives.

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Swedish

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1 December 1979 (Sweden) See more »

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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A great holiday story for whole family!
22 November 2005 | by miumiumaniacSee all my reviews

In Sweden, a new Christmas story is shown on TV every year. Every December 1:st children all over the country are "glued" to the television to see what will be the subject of discussion in the school cafeteria this year. For 24 days (until Christmas morning)there is a new episode. Trolltider was one of the most remembered and appreciated "Christmas calenders" (= julkalender) of all time. And it is one of my favorites. The reason is that I still haven't got tired of it. I recently watched it and it is still as good as when I was a kid. It's a story full of humour, music and the art is amazing! I also like that it's not animated or "perfect", after all it's not supposed to be real, it's a fantasy. In Sweden we have many tales about "house elfs", small gnomes who help take care of our houses. If you have one, you are lucky. But you never see them, and that's why they have become forgotten. This movie is about those house elfs, about being invisible and finding joy in every aspect of life.


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