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Så vit som en snö (2001)

Inspired by real-life Elsa Andersson, this mostly fictional movie tells the story of her upbringing as a farmer's daughter, in the early 1900s, who dreams of getting away from the farm and becoming an aviatrix.

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Jan Troell
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Cast

Credited cast:
Amanda Ooms ... Elsa Andersson
Rikard Wolff ... Robert Friedman
Björn Granath ... Sven Andersson
Björn Kjellman ... Erik Magnusson
Stina Ekblad ... Stine
Shanti Roney ... Lars Andersson
Hans Pålsson Hans Pålsson ... Felix Hansson
Antti Reini Antti Reini ... Koivunen
Reine Brynolfsson ... Enoch Thulin
Maria Heiskanen ... Merja
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ben Becker ... Hermann Vogel
Alexander Bergman Alexander Bergman ... Lars (7 Years)
Håkan Berlin Håkan Berlin ... Photographer
Julia Calvo-Andreasson Julia Calvo-Andreasson ... Elsa (8 years)
Ulf Clarén Ulf Clarén ... County Police Commissioner
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Inspired by real-life Elsa Andersson, this mostly fictional movie tells the story of her upbringing as a farmer's daughter, in the early 1900s, who dreams of getting away from the farm and becoming an aviatrix.

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Country:

Sweden | Denmark

Language:

Swedish

Release Date:

16 February 2001 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

As White as in Snow See more »

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Budget:

SEK 30,000,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Trivia

Parts of the film, notably the scenes at the Berlin Film Studio and the scene were Elsa is having here picture taken, are shot at old Svenska Biografteaterns filmstudio in Kristianstad, Skåne, Sweden (built in 1908). The old studio is part of Filmmuseum today. See more »

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Im Himmel sein
Composed by Ralph Benatzky
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Admiration for Amanda and her skillful work.
27 February 2001 | by peregrine35See all my reviews

Excellent light and close ups.Beautiful nature.Nice tempo. Good actors.Perhaps the film ought to be shortened by a few minutes regarding the Berlin part of the story. All together i think its an excellent film.


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