35-year old Erik Engman, aka Pinnen, is the local fool. He picks up garbage and eats at the old people's home. One day he is asked to try the high-jump at the sport's field. He becomes ... See full summary »

Director:

Lars Molin

Writer:

Lars Molin

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Cast

Credited cast:
Asko Sarkola Asko Sarkola ... Erik 'Pinnen' Engman
Tomas Norström ... Rickard
Staffan Hallerstam ... Kenneth
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Börje Ahlstedt ... Börje, Wrestler
Hans Bendrik Hans Bendrik ... Sports Store Owner
Carl Billquist ... President
Lars-Gunnar Björklund ... Speaker
Gro Bjørgan Gro Bjørgan ... Nurse Beatrice
Li Brådhe ... Retirement Home Manager
Monica Dominique ... Olga, Cheerleader Member
Maud Elwinger Maud Elwinger ... Sollan Bengtsson
Gösta Engström ... Band Leader
Eva Gröndahl Eva Gröndahl ... Bettan's Friend
Elisabeth Göransson Elisabeth Göransson ... Bettan
John Harryson ... Stadium Guard
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Storyline

35-year old Erik Engman, aka Pinnen, is the local fool. He picks up garbage and eats at the old people's home. One day he is asked to try the high-jump at the sport's field. He becomes fascinated and starts to train every day. Being fool-hardy, it doesn't take long before he is one of the best in the country and is asked to compete at the Stockholm Stadion. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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high jump | fool | See All (2) »

Genres:

Comedy | Sport

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Country:

Sweden

Language:

Swedish

Release Date:

14 February 1981 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

Korkeushyppääjä See more »

Filming Locations:

Rimbo, Stockholms län, Sweden See more »

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Color (Eastmancolor)
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