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Vingar av glas (2000)

Nazli is18, born in Iran, raised in Sweden. She lives with her father Abbas and her older sister Mahin. Nazli, who want to blend in calls herself Sara. One day Abbas tell her how he sees her future.

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Reza Bagher
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Sara Sommerfeld ... Nazli
Alexander Skarsgård ... Johan
Said Oveissi Said Oveissi ... Abbas
Rafael Edholm ... Hamid
Aminah Al Fakir Aminah Al Fakir ... Mahin
Mina Azarian Mina Azarian ... Pari
Josephine Bornebusch ... Lotta
Lena-Pia Bernhardsson Lena-Pia Bernhardsson ... Ulla-Britt
Jan Mybrand ... Priest
Sunil Munshi Sunil Munshi ... Hassan
Mahmood Davoodi Mahmood Davoodi ... Abdollah
Hugo Emretsson Hugo Emretsson ... Cesar
Tomas Laustiola Tomas Laustiola ... Bengt
Martin Sundbom Martin Sundbom ... Peter
Linda Olsson Linda Olsson ... Tatuerare
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Storyline

Nazli is18, born in Iran, raised in Sweden. She lives with her father Abbas and her older sister Mahin. Nazli, who wants to blend in calls herself Sara. One day Abbas tell her how he sees her future. He is planning a party for their friends and relatives. He also plans to invite two Iranian men, whom he sees as potential husbands for his daughters. Nazli, who has a very good relationship with his father, is appalled. When she meets with her Swedish boyfriend Johan, the situation immediately gets very complicated. Written by Ulf Kjell Gür

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Country:

Sweden

Language:

Persian | Swedish

Release Date:

27 October 2000 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

Salâm smukke See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$112,201 (Sweden), 29 October 2000, Limited Release
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References The Sound of Music (1965) See more »

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Waking Up
Written by Martin Landquist and Magnus Koch
Performed by Naid
courtesy of Universal Records
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Great performances in a well written and only slightly naive comic drama.
11 January 2001 | by per.astromSee all my reviews

Excellent new trend in Swedish cinema, drama/comedy of the clash between cultures. Have got more than one thing in common with Josef Fares´ "Jalla! Jalla!" (Sweden) and Damien O'Donnell´s "East is east" (UK). Greater depth, and more nuances, in "Vingar av glas", while "Jalla! Jalla" is the funnier and more charming. "East is east", while still a good film, can not quite compete.


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