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Suburban priest falls in love with woman in wheelchair.

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Malin Lagerlöf
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jonas Karlsson ... Tobias Nils Carling
Livia Millhagen Livia Millhagen ... Carola Angelique Christiansson
Ingvar Hirdwall ... Karl Henrik
Kajsa Ernst ... Sonja
Liv Mjönes ... Jenny Maria Brunander
Fyr Thorvald Strömberg Fyr Thorvald Strömberg ... Håkan 'Håkke' Bertil Bodin (as Fyr Thorvald)
Isa Aouifia ... Leo
Carina Boberg Carina Boberg ... Karin, mother of Tobias
Gustav Levin Gustav Levin ... Erik, father of Tobias
Malin Crépin ... Anna
Robin Keller Robin Keller ... Jonny
Jan-Erik Emretsson Jan-Erik Emretsson ... Gunnar
Joel Östlund Joel Östlund ... Ruben
Stig Asp Stig Asp ... Leif
Eva Dahlman ... The Nun / Prostitute
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Storyline

Tobias is the new, idealistic priest in a suburb but he soon learns that his flock is quite uninterested in Christianity. However, he befriends Carolina, a chain smoking woman his age, wheelchair-bound since birth. It is opposites attract although their backgrounds are different. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Details

Official Sites:

SF [Sweden]

Country:

Sweden

Language:

Swedish

Release Date:

1 August 2003 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

Miffo - Da Braut sich was zusammen See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$83,029
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Film i Väst, Hägring AB See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

DTS | Dolby SR

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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Tobias has lost his wallet but is lying next to the bed though he has not recovered yet See more »

Goofs

The envelope text says that Miffo takes place in Stockholm bit it's shot entirely in western Sweden. In one of the city scenes you can see a tram on one of the Gothenbourg tram lines. See more »

Soundtracks

Om du går nu (It's a Heartache)
Sung by Livia Millhagen
Swedish lyrics by Monica Forsberg [Original Lyrics "It's a Heartache" by Ronnie J. Scott (as Ronnie Scott) and Steve Wolfe]
Music Composed by Ronnie J. Scott(as Ronnie Scott), Steve Wolfe
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6 August 2004 | by holm_victorSee all my reviews

The film was about guy called Tobias who is a priest. He just moved out from his old apartment and moved into his "X" girlfriends apartment in Uppsala. He starts working in a church but no people is coming to his assemblies. So Tobias decides do go knock on doors to decide people to come to church. Every body is turning him down. But when he almost has given up his hopes a woman comes out of her apartment door. The woman sits in a wheelchair. She rools up to Tobias and says shes sorry that she coulden't answer the door before because she was in the restroom. She said her name was Carola. Tobias and Carola goes to a restaurant and eat pizza. After a couple of weeks Carola's fake dad died so Tobias has to ceep the funeral. the day after he and Carola goes to water the plants in Tobias parents apartment because they are on a holiday.


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