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Novelist Jonas Gardell adapts his own bestseller about growing up in 1970s-era Sweden with its countless perils, heartbreaks, and shifting alliances, in this painfully savvy feature from director Rojda Sekersöz (Beyond Dreams).

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Rojda Sekersöz

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Jonas Gardell
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Credited cast:
Jakob Eklund ... Stefan
Johan Rheborg ... Juha
Arvin Kananian ... Flyttgubbe
Fredrik Hallgren ... Bengt
Anna Bjelkerud Anna Bjelkerud ... Jennys mamma
Maria Sid Maria Sid ... Ritva
Ulla Skoog ... Gympafröken
Loke Hellberg Loke Hellberg ... Juha: Ung
Iman Mirbioki ... Opening night visitor
Cilla Thorell Cilla Thorell ... Marianne
Teo Dellback Teo Dellback ... Thomas
Kerstin Gandler Kerstin Gandler ... Thomas mamma
Leif Edlund Leif Edlund ... Granne
Gizem Erdogan Gizem Erdogan ... Scentekniker
Elisabet Xie Elisabet Xie ... Jenny
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Novelist Jonas Gardell adapts his own bestseller about growing up in 1970s-era Sweden with its countless perils, heartbreaks, and shifting alliances, in this painfully savvy feature from director Rojda Sekersöz (Beyond Dreams).

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11 October 2019 (Sweden) See more »

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My Life as a Comedian See more »

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Jakob Eklund reprises his role as Stefan from the tv-series, 27 years later. See more »

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