Madicken is a Swedish girl from the upper level family, growing up during the time of first world war which did not include Sweden. She lives happily with her family, experiencing the world and making brave and crazy things.
Rasmus lives at an orphanage. He's OK, but wants a mom and a dad, and from time to time some comes to find a child, but they always chose little girls curls. Rasmus realizes he has to run away and find parents himself.
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.
The children of Saltkråkan Island take a public ferry to visit a relative only to find that she has went to hospital. When they try to row back home they lose the oars and must take refuge ... See full summary »
This film is set during the fall of 1928 and the spring of 1929. You know this because when they celebrate new years eve, after the stroke of midnight, Lisa states that "it's 1929 now". All clothes are from the 1920s except for those especially made for the movie. They, however, where made from cloth from the 1920s. This annoyed the child actors since that kind of cloth is very itchy. See more »