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Fanny and Alexander 

Fanny och Alexander (original title)
Two young Swedish children experience the many comedies and tragedies of their family, the Ekdahls.
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Series cast summary:
Börje Ahlstedt ...  Carl Ekdahl 5 episodes, 1983
Ewa Fröling ...  Emilie Ekdahl 5 episodes, 1983
Bertil Guve ...  Alexander Ekdahl 5 episodes, 1983
Jarl Kulle ...  Gustav Adolf Ekdahl 5 episodes, 1983
Gunn Wållgren ...  Helena Ekdahl 5 episodes, 1983
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Piano Quintet in E flat major, Op. 44
(1842)
Written by Robert Schumann
Performed by Marianne Jacobs
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A Masterpiece in Every Way
30 March 2020 | by WhoKilledLauraPalmerSee all my reviews

WOW watched this whole thing last night, what a complete masterpiece. I am very curious to see the Theatrical Version to see what was cut, but I can't imagine missing anything from the TV version. Every moment has a purpose and the length gives the story even more profound power. It's absolutely brilliant and hit me harder than anything I've watched in a long time. I would definitely encourage people to seek out this full version if they can.


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Release Date:

17 December 1983 (Sweden) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Uppsala, Uppsala län, Sweden

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