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Flykten till framtiden (2016)

A trip in time during the years 1973 and 2016 in Stockholm.




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Cast overview, first billed only:
Elias Palin ... Svante
... Bengan
Victoria Dyrstad ... Elsa
... Farsan
... Morsan
Caisa-Stina Forssberg ... Överläkarens sköterska
Peter Carlberg ... Överläkaren
Hugo Fomin Malmros ... Krister
Henrik Kursula ... Gunnar
Maia Hansson Bergqvist ... Tjej på fest
... Städaren
Malin Morgan ... Passagerare med mobil
Joakim Granberg ... Hipster
Sandra Huldt ... Kvinnan på bänken
Cecilia Hjalmarsson ... Akutsköterskan (as Cecilia Hjalmarsson-Milldoff)


Stockholm, 1973. Svante has an untreatable heart condition. One night, a strange subway train suddenly appears and takes him to the year 2016. In the future he meets Elsa. Together they must both solve Svante's health problem and figure out how to live together although they are from two different eras. Written by Magnus Bergström

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Från 1973 till 2016 (From 1973 to 2016)


Comedy | Drama | Romance


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Release Date:

11 November 2016 (Sweden)  »

Also Known As:

Flukten til framtiden  »

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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


Bengan says "ABBA" in August 1973, even though the group didn't officially change name from "Björn & Benny, Agnetha & Frida" until October. However, Swedish newspaper Aftonbladet announced the new name as early as in March the same year. See more »


In the 1973 part of the movie, there is talk about giving money to KPML(r), the Communist Party of Marxist-Leninists (revolutionaries). In 1973, that party was called KFML(r) (association instead of party). It didn't become KPML(r) until 1977. See more »


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fresh air in Nordic cinema
19 April 2017 | by See all my reviews

This film is an excellent example of where (I think) movies from the northern cinema must go, fresh air in Nordic cinema. Temporary paradoxes good characters, good argument, even little romance I liked the combination of the 70 with the present, (could have been approved a little more tremporal jumps for economic benefit, minimal detail) PD the girl Victoria Dyrstad is ... woow

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